.Many people in California use metric: immigrants, tourists, industrial, and businesses.
Contact your representative and ask to complete the implementation of the metric system in California.
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Mislabeled medications could have turned lethal for 9-year-old
I was watching 60 minutes this evening on CBS.
There was a report at the end of the program by Anderson Cooper tonight (2016-02-21). It dealt with formaldehyde levels in laminate flooring produced in China. It said the formaldehyde levels were 3.3 times higher than originally reported because of an error in converting from legacy feet to meters. This means that people were 3.3 times more likely to get cancer from laminate flooring produced in China.
CONFUSION OVER THE METRIC SYSTEM COSTS A DRIVER FROM NORTH DAKOTA $700
POTUS uses metric:
"Even if the Paris Agreement were implemented in full, with total compliance from all nations, it is estimated it would only produce a two-tenths of one degree -- think of that; this much -- Celsius reduction in global temperature by the year 2100."
Why The US Won't Switch To The Metric System
Great video to watch