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  • 5. 5 - carbon footprint
    • carbon footprint
      • the amount of green house gases produced by a human
      • measured in kilograms of CO2 per year.
    • primary footprint
      • how much CO2 is emitted directly by energy comsumption
    • secondary footprint
      • the measure of indirect CO2 emissions that are produced when we (for example) buy a product
    • reducing carbon footprints
      • use energy saving products
      • turn off appliances we not being used
      • use public transport or carpool
      • insulate buildings
      • recycle
      • be careful about the food products brought
    • carbon offsetting
      • not reducing the emissions made, but doing something that will counteract the consepuence
  • not reducing the emissions made, but doing something that will counteract the consepuence

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