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How will consumers respond to carbon footprint labels?

Recycling information can be commonly seen on the packaging of goods, but now you might also see a carbon label. Image: Unsplash/Viki Mohamad

Carey L. Biron

Writer and Editor, Thomson Reuters Foundation


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You may now find the products you purchase have a carbon footprint label (also known as a carbon label) Image: Thomson Reuters Foundation/Numi Organic Tea

Carbon labelling can show the nutritional standards and whether it has a low carbon footprint. Image: Thomson Reuters Foundation/Panera Bread

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