Thinking about your purchases can have a positive impact on your carbon footprint. When buying food, products, and even services, there is a long chain of CO2-producing actions under the surface. In this Earth911 quiz, you’ll explore five types of purchases and least- and most-carbon-intensive choices you can make when shopping for food, fuel, and online services.
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Making smart sustainable choices requires practice. Earth911’s weekly sustainability quiz helps you hone your ability to recognize earth-friendly products and services. Through your daily choices — from transportation mode to purchases to waste disposal — you can make a positive difference.