300 Years of FOSSIL FUELS in 300 Seconds « The Story of Stuff Project

300 Years of FOSSIL FUELS in 300 Seconds « The Story of Stuff Project.

Burning Cash For Fuel in Hungary

Annually,Hungary recycles about $1 billion worth of old forints (currency of Hungary), and converts the worn out currency into bricks. After which, the bricks are distributed to different charitable organizations . The bricks are used as a heating fuel. This unique government program covers up to a third of the expenses in heating. (REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh)

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