It was an interesting day today with both doctors and business leaders writing letters to demand action on climate change.
The doctors' letter stated -
"Climate change is the biggest global health threat of the 21st century.'
"This is one reason why doctors must take a lead in speaking out. "
"We declare that we have no conflicts of interest."
The signing physicans represented medical institutions from around the world - Click here for a complete list.
The business leaders' letter stated -
"A rapidly changing climate is reshaping the American landscape and poses a long-term threat to our nation's economy and to our children's future."
The letter was signed by Dell, DuPont, Google, HP, Johnson & Johnson, Levi Strauss, Nike, PG&E among others. Excerpts below: