Humans consume a lot and that consumption produces a massive amount of waste. The average American is responsible for 20 tons of CO2 per year, and with over 325 million Americans, the amount that we contribute to global warming is staggering. Simply watching a 50” TV created 500 lbs of CO2 per year. Daily, the average American is responsible for over 100 lbs of CO2.
The brains behind uCapture wanted to create a tool to help reduce our environmental impact and lead to a greener future. They needed something easy for the general consumer to use in order to lower the barrier to entry and actually make a change for the greater good.