Is breathing less often the answer in the fight against global warming?

After all, every time we breath, we emit CO2. And could we wear masks which would filter or trap the CO2 that we breath and at the end of each day we could put the trapped CO2 in our personal packs into some big storage area in each city where they would get rid of it? Our mantra could be "One breath a... show more After all, every time we breath, we emit CO2. And could we wear masks which would filter or trap the CO2 that we breath and at the end of each day we could put the trapped CO2 in our personal packs into some big storage area in each city where they would get rid of it?

Our mantra could be "One breath a minute instead of three will save humanity"
Update: CJ brings up a good point; exercising makes us breath more, so we would need to cut out exercise. But that's good, since exercise makes me more hungry, so I eat and drink more. Consuming less food is obviously a positive in the fight against global warming.
Update 2: Sarge, that doesn't make any sense. Causing traffic to slow down and making people stop and sit in their running vehicles would INCREASE fuel consumption.
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