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carbon-zero

adjective uk   /ˌkɑː.bənˈzɪə.rəʊ/  us   /ˌkɑːr.bənˈzɪr.oʊ/ specialized
If a company or an organization is carbon-zero, it does not release any carbon dioxide into the environment or it removes the same amount of carbon dioxide from the environment as it puts into it.
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