Meaning of “carbon-neutral” in the English Dictionary


"carbon neutral" in Business English

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carbon neutraladjective

also carbon-neutral uk us

ENVIRONMENT, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY if something such as an organization or activity is carbon neutral, it removes the same amount of carbon dioxide from the environment as it releases into the environment:

Norway plans to become totally carbon-neutral by 2050.
The university has made a commitment to make its operations carbon neutral.

(Definition of “carbon neutral” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)