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When carbon footprints hop

Nature Climate Change volume 2, pages 484485 (2012) | Download Citation

Despite having achieved legally binding commitments on emissions reductions, many countries have increased their appetite for carbon-intensive products, making up the difference through international trade. Anna Petherick reports on the sticky task of regulating these invisible carbon flows.

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  1. Anna Petherick is a freelance journalist based in Devon, UK

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