Carbon Footprint Calculator & Carbon Footprint Definition


There is so much talk today about Carbon footprints, how to reduce Carbon footprints and how to achieve a Carbon footprint calculator-but does everyone really know what a Carbon footprint is?

Basically, your Carbon footprint is the measurement of your daily living activities and how they effect the environment-primarily in the form of greenhouse gases.

According to Dictionary.com a Carbon footprint is: — n
a measure of the amount of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere by a single endeavour or by a company, household, or individual through day-to-day activities over a given period.

According to Wikipedia.com a carbon footprint is: "the total set of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions caused by an organization, event, product or person."[1] Greenhouse gases can be emitted through transport, land clearance, and the production and consumption of food, fuels, manufactured goods, materials, wood, roads, buildings, and services.

To measure your own Carbon footprint click here to reach a Carbon footprint calculator:
http://www.carbonfootprint.com/calculator.aspx




http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carbon_footprint
http://www.carbonfootprint.com/carbonfootprint.ht

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