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The figure is covering EU and the rest of the world. Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL), 2010: Evaluation of the Copenhagen Accord: Chances and risks for the 2o C climate goal. PBL publication number 500114017. May 2010.
Start a composting scheme by inviting your neighbours and even your local school to compost organic waste. It is a natural fertiliser and it can increase the soil's ability to retain water and air.
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