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User Review  - HadriantheBlind - LibraryThing

This is a very accessible and interesting reference book on the carbon footprints of things we do. It is a sliding scale from the smallest of activities (text messages) to the largest (World Cups ... Read full review

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User Review  - jorgearanda - LibraryThing

A very accessible book on the environmental footprint of our daily activities and products. Whenever there's a choice to make between rigour and simplicity, Berners-Lee chooses the latter. This is ... Read full review

Review: How Bad Are Bananas?: The Carbon Footprint of Everything

User Review  - Tuck - Goodreads

fun read here. puts carbon use in real world perspective. ex. riding your bicycle. if you eat a banana you are using about 65 g of co2 per e. if you eat imported asparagus (usa perspective) you use ... Read full review

Review: How Bad Are Bananas?: The Carbon Footprint Of Everything

User Review  - Rosemary - Goodreads

A thought provoking and well written book which could easily have been boring in other hands. However while his writing style is impeccable, I'm not so sure about his critical thinking. One thing that ... Read full review

Review: How Bad Are Bananas?: The Carbon Footprint Of Everything

User Review  - Jenny - Goodreads

(spoiler alert: not as bad as tomatoes) This book was pretty good... All of the math seemed to add up (heh), and, though most of the numbers are given for the UK, he does discuss the US in almost ... Read full review

Review: How Bad Are Bananas?: The Carbon Footprint Of Everything

User Review  - Julie Maxine Bowers - Goodreads

An exhaustive analysis of the carbon footprint of everything, for those who wish to save the planet be reducing their own. Mike Berners-Lee details how he came to the three basic assumptions of the ... Read full review

Review: How Bad Are Bananas?: The Carbon Footprint Of Everything

User Review  - Kate Lawrence - Goodreads

What action, made by most people, has the biggest carbon footprint? (Answer at end of my review.) This is more a reference work than a book to read straight through, because it consists of lists of ... Read full review

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User Review  - lindap69 - LibraryThing

another good reminder of the many types of carbon footprints we can leave Read full review

Review: How Bad Are Bananas?: The Carbon Footprint Of Everything

User Review  - Heidi - Goodreads

I had several worries going into this book. The first was that it was going to be a dull litany of statistics that I would soon glaze over (mind you, I have taught many a statistics class, but this ... Read full review

Review: How Bad Are Bananas?: The Carbon Footprint Of Everything

User Review  - Tamara - Goodreads

Eye-opening. Compares the carbon-footprint of common items/actions. A text message < A banana < A bottle of water < A steak < 2lbs cheese < A computer < A car crash < A space shuttle flight < A war ... Read full review


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