Your browser may block some cookies by default. By clicking, you agree to allow our advertising partners to place their cookies and serve you more relevant ads. Visit our privacy policy page to view our privacy policy or opt-out.
Source: Pexels

10 Things You Can Do To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

By Kristin Hunt

This week, the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change delivered a sobering report. The scientists warned that the globe was on track warm 2.7 degrees Fahrenheit by 2040, a scenario that would lead to increased flooding, drought, wildfires, and food shortages.

That leaves 12 years to change course, which is daunting to say the least. Many people have spent the week wondering what they can do to help, and while the bulk of the responsibility lies on the corporate and governmental level, there are a number of ways to reduce the carbon emissions we contribute in our daily lives. Here are a few steps to get started:

Eat less meat and dairy