Find out how your carbon footprint is generated
Some of our everyday actions also contribute to greenhouse gas emissions.
Importing an avocado generates 80 g of carbon dioxide
What produces these emissions?
The transport by ship from another continent. In addition, growing it has a significant environmental impact since 1 kilo of avocados may need more than 1,000 liters of water and the high demand for them is leading to deforestation of jungles and forests to create more growing areas.
What can you do to reduce them?
Try to buy avocados grown in Spain as environmentally friendly as possible.
At BBVA, we have created the first personal carbon footprint calculator
Want to find out more about your carbon footprint and how to reduce it?