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greenhouse gas emissions

Definition:
The discharge of greenhouse gases, such as carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide and various halogenated hydrocarbons, into the atmosphere. Combustion of fossil fuels, agricultural activities and industrial processes contribute to the emissions of greenhouse gases.
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Entry Terms:
  • green house gas emissions
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/137757
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