TITLE

did you know?

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Good Health & Medicine;Sep2007, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers tip on how to help cut down carbon emission. The web site www.carbonneutral.com.au is recommended, which provides formula to calculate an individual's yearly total emissions. Once known, it is then suggested that the person work out what he can do to offset and cut down these emission.
ACCESSION #
26245029

 

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