- The carbon footprint is the total amount of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases emitted over the full life cycle of a product, service or event.
The carbon footprint can be reduced by reducing emissions of carbon dioxide and methane.
Students should be able to:
- describe actions to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide and methane
- give reasons why actions may be limited
WS 1.3 Appreciate the power and limitations of science and consider any ethical issues which may arise