Carbon Footprint Ltd. defines ‘carbon footprint’ as “a measure of the impact our activities have on the environment, and in particular climate change. It relates to the amount of greenhouse gases produced in our day-to-day lives through burning fossil fuels for electricity, heating and transportation etc.” Generally speaking, the less energy efficient our choices, the greater our carbon footprint tends to be.
If you are consuming paper, you are contributing to the felling of trees. Trees breathe out oxygen (during the daytime) and help in many other ways to preserve ecological balance. If emissions from vehicles and industries do not decline significantly in the near future, you can counter this by doing your bit to preserve trees. Here’s how you can optimize your use of paper at work (and at home):
While the rest of the world celebrates ‘World Environment Day’ only on June 5, you can celebrate it from June 3 to June 12, 2011 by buying Globodox as part of Special Offers we have for you!