Inevitably, in going about our daily lives – commuting, sheltering our families, eating – each of us contributes to the greenhouse gas emissions that are
causing climate change. Yet, there are many things each of us – as individuals – can do to reduce emissions. The choices we make in our homes, our travel, the food we eat, and what we buy and throw away can help ensure a stable climate for future generations.
My individual score was 24 which means I am personally responsible for emitting 24 tons of CO each year. My minivan definitely doesn't help . . . Bob wants to start a compost pile . . . I might have to cave!