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Most measures to take, in order to reduce your carbon footprint, are commonly known. You should, for example:
- Use cleaner transport
- Implement energy-saving features to your office/home
- Change your energy & water consumption habits
- Reduce your food & good footprint
For more details on ways to reduce your ecological footprint visit RESET.
But how can you offset the emissions that you can’t reduce?
Carbon offset projects are certified projects that are proven to reduce emissions in a way that would not have been possible without the project. As an individual or a firm you can donate to and support these projects. Carbon offsets can be, for example, tree planting or investing in renewable energy.
There are various projects offered by different organizations, here are just a few to give you a better idea of what offset projects can look like and how offsetting your emissions works: