|The carbon footprint of this bin liner is 45g per bag and we have committed to reduce this.|
The amount of greenhouse gases that a country, business, product or person is responsible for emitting.
Itís usually measured in grams, kilograms or tonnes of CO2.
The average British person has a carbon footprint of over 15 tonnes CO2 per year. This is split between the energy we use at home, transport, and the result of the greenhouse gases produced by creating, transporting or providing goods and services we all buy and use.
For more ideas on how you can reduce your carbon footprint why not visit the Tesco Greener Living Website.
We've introduced carbon labels on some of our products to make it much easier for you to compare the environmental impact of what you buy, just like you can do with nutritional information. There are already over 100 products with carbon labels including milk, orange juice, washing detergents, potatoes, lightbulbs and toilet tissue - and that number is climbing all the time.