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    Cut your footprint by 77%,

    one week at a time

    The Carbon Diet

  • The world is on on a crash diet.

    Not to count carbs, but carbon.

    We've joined the Paris Agreement, which aims to limit global warming to 1.5°C.

    But like so many diets, this one might not stick.

    Australians are the great diet cheats.

    We've got one of the biggest footprints but we've pledged a tiny cut.

    Bushfires, storms, drought & flood. If everyone follows our lead, the world will be in climate chaos.

    I cut back by 77%.

    I took simple steps anyone can take. I ran one-week experiments and did the math.

    Ride a bike or drive a Leaf? Cut food waste, plastic or Ewaste? Read on to see what works.

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    Lego sculptures about how to cut your carbon footprint.

    Appeared at Art, Not Apart 2019.

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