Eco Vocab: Carbon Footprint

Carbon footprint: A measure of the total amount of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse-gas emissions that a product, service or lifestyle produces, all of which contribute to global warming.

Want to know how much carbon you and/or your household is emitting? Click on The Nature Conservancy’s carbon footprint calculator to measure your impact on our climate.

The carbon footprint calculator estimates how many tons of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases your choices create each year. Continue reading