Science & Environment 9 May 2019 Share this with Facebook Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share this with Email Share this with Facebook Share this with WhatsApp Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-48133365 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Less than half of the world’s major airlines are giving passengers the opportunity to offset the carbon dioxide produced from their flights, BBC research found.When airlines do offer such a scheme, generally less than 1% of flyers are choosing to spend more.Carbon offsetting enables passengers to balance out their carbon footprint by paying towards environmental projects.Aviation accounts for 2% of global human-induced greenhouse gas emissions.Prices vary but a return flight from London to Malaga, Spain, would cost around £4 to offset. Emma Thompson: ‘If I… Read full this story
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