Through considering 10 key areas of our daily lives, there emerges many simple methods to reduce individual environmental impact, which add up to make a real impact on our planet. We need to take these steps to address the present unprecedented rapid rate of climate change. Many agreements and policies hope to tackle the impacts of our changing climate, aiming to limit warming to a 2°C rise since pre-industrial levels, but the only way to achieve this is through reducing carbon emissions to zero. Taking these steps as New Year’s Resolutions will push us in the right direction towards this goal.
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