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Buying into low carbon

Lookup NU author(s): Dr Luca Panzone, Brett Cherry



This is the authors' accepted manuscript of an article that has been published in its final definitive form by Redactive Publishing Ltd., 2019.

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Global policy agendas increasingly support the reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to ensure that climate change is kept under control. The private sector recognises this, with many businesses reporting their environmental performance annually in their CSR or sustainability reports. However, achieving net zero emissions will require the support of food shoppers, too: in western economies, food accounts for around 30% of total household GHG emissions, a sizeable share. Could carbon footprint labelling make a difference to consumers’ food choices?

Publication metadata

Author(s): Panzone L, Cherry B

Publication type: Article

Publication status: Published

Journal: Transform

Year: 2019

Volume: November 2019

Pages: 22-24

Print publication date: 31/10/2019

Acceptance date: 03/08/2019

Date deposited: 15/01/2020

Publisher: Redactive Publishing Ltd.