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Blog – 24th March 2016 from Ralph Garth

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Did you know? Everything has a Carbon Footprint…

Web and Soft Icon set. Vector EPS10. 1 Unit of electricity from the UK grid is 600g CO².

Web and Soft Icon set. Vector EPS10. 1 hour of TV on a 42-inch plasma screen is 220g CO².

Web and Soft Icon set. Vector EPS10. A pint of beer is 500g CO².

Web and Soft Icon set. Vector EPS10. Earth Day 2016 is happening on 22nd April and this year they are aiming to plant 7.8 billion trees worldwide! Trees absorb excess and harmful CO2 from our atmosphere. In fact, in a single year, an acre of mature trees absorbs the same amount of CO2 produced by driving the average car 26,000 miles. Follow it on Twitter #trees4earth.


 

Blog – 26th June 2015 from Ralph Garth

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Did you know? Everything has a Carbon Footprint…

Web and Soft Icon set. Vector EPS10. The Earth can absorb no more than 3 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions each year for every person on the planet….

Web and Soft Icon set. Vector EPS10. …yet from cars, flights, household appliances and food, the Western consumer lifestyle is currently responsible for over 12 tonnes of carbon per person.

Web and Soft Icon set. Vector EPS10. Staff commuting to the Ocean Offices travelled 691,158 Km accounting for 140 tonnes of CO².

Web and Soft Icon set. Vector EPS10. 14g CO² for a pint of water or 14 Kg CO² a year’s tap water for a typical UK citizen.

Web and Soft Icon set. Vector EPS10. Cycling 1 mile if powered by Bananas will be 65g CO² as opposed to 260g CO² if powered by Cheeseburgers

Web and Soft Icon set. Vector EPS10. Every time you boil your kettle you produce 70g CO².

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