EU exporting ‘one-third’ of CO2 emissions to poorer countries

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La Chine est le pays dans lequel les pays développés externalisent le plus leurs émissions de CO2. Novembre 2007, CHINE © AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN

Study shows industrialised countries are ‘outsourcing’ carbon emissions to countries like China, one quarter of whose CO2 emissions are from exports

European countries are ‘outsourcing’ almost a third of their carbon dioxide emissions to less industrialised countries, according to a new study.

The Ecologist

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