# Carbon Footprint

#### Carbon footprint for an average person may range from 4 to 25 Tons of CO2 emissions.

1. Carbon Footprint

Carbon footprint is the physical measure of impact inflicted on the environment caused by an individual or organization. Footprints are left behind in form of carbon derivatives or carbon compounds due to consumption of energy or while utilizing power.

-By definition, a carbon footprint is the total measure of products and by-products contributing to greenhouse gases produced directly and indirectly to support human activities. It is usually expressed in equivalent tons of carbon $(C)$ over a period of one year or tons of carbon-dioxide $(CO_2)$ over a period of one year.

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