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China, for example, is the world "leader" in total emissions (6018m metric tonnes of carbon dioxide) since it overtook the US (5903) in 2007. This can be solved with simple math, multiplication and division. Enter a CO2 value. One ton of recycled office paper saves 4,100 Kwh of energy, 9 barrels of oil, 54 million BTU's of energy, 60 pounds of air pollutants from being released, 7,000 gallons of water, and 3.3 cubic yards of landfill space. (There are … Plastic. 2007 "The Greenhouse Gas and Carbon Profile of … – livescience.com . Discarded/year. Hit the ‘random’ button for serendipity. RECYCLING RATE 940,000 tons. How much CO2 is created by a banana? 31% is recycled ENERGY SAVED BY RECYCLING 76% CARBON EMISSIONS PREVENTED 1.7 tons CO 2 /ton plastic PRICE PER TON $360-$480 A flight to New York? A wedding? The paper industry is challenging the assumption that digital marketing is more environmentally friendly than paper Alison Moodie Mon 24 Feb 2014 14.10 EST First published on Mon 24 Feb 2014 14.10 EST We teamed up with GE to turn ‘tons of carbon’ into an interactive visual landscape. They came up with an average household footprint of 96,000 lbs (48 tons) of CO2 per year (Figure 1).
If you’re eating 444 calories a day of red meat (the equivalent of about one 8-ounce steak sirloin), your annual meat-related carbon footprint is 0.8 metric tons of carbon dioxide. If you consume a litre of milk a day, that’s 527 kg of carbon emissions per year; Large cheeseburger – 2.5kg C02e – ourworld.unu.edu The above figures on paper may be overestimates, since paper may sequester as much CO2 as its manufacture and disposal releases, even counting the methane released from slow decomposition in landfills: NCASI.