is an important measure of the environmental impact of carbon dioxide and methane’s contributing factors to man-made climate change in the form of greenhouse gases, also known as global warming.
Carbon footprint is composed of 2 parts:
The primary one is the amount of greenhouse gas emissions released into the atmosphere by the burning of fossils fuels.
And the secondary one is the indirect emissions associated with food an individual can consumes or a community.
Examples for carbon footprint contributions:
Image that illustrates the carbon footprint: