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COP26 in Glasgow may have a record carbon footprint, despite low-flush loos and veggie haggis

The British government promised to host a carbon-neutral climate conference, but even after all the showy sustainability — the reusable coffee cups, the low-flush loos, the paperless draft documents, the locally sourced vegetarian haggis — COP26 may be the highest emitting United Nations environmental summit so far.

November 12, 2021