How can people better understand their environmental impacts? An Introduction to lifestyle calculators

Type of document: Best practices, case studies

Calculators can help people (and organizations that work with people) understand lifestyle sustainability impacts. The assumption being that the information will lead to behaviour change. More accurate lifestyle calculators are being created in response to a growing recognition that lifestyles decisions and consumption patterns are crucial for our well-being and to keep global warming within the 1.5C limit.