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EPA's Individual Greenhouse Gas Emissions Calculator DLESE Reviewed Collection
The EPA has developed tools to help individuals reduce household greenhouse gas emissions. These tools are designed for individuals who want to take action and for businesses and organizations interested in reaching their employees and members about what they can do at home to help protect our climate. This is an online calculator tool that individuals can use to obtain an estimate of their household's greenhouse gas emissions.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Tools:
    • Calculation / Conversion
  • Atmospheric science
  • Ecology
  • Environmental science
  • Policy issues
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
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DLESE Catalog ID: DWEL-000-000-000-149
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: Chuck Perritt
US EPA Region 3