SDG 12 · Indicator

SO₂ emissions embodied in imports

kg/capita


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Description

Emissions of SO₂ embodied in imported goods and services. SO₂ emissions have severe health impacts and are a significant cause of premature mortality worldwide.

Long-Term Objective

Technical Optimum

The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 0.

Reference

Lenzen et al. (2020)

Source

Data provided by Malik, A.

SO₂ emissions embodied in imports