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As politicians and negotiators head home, COP26 has come to a close — but concerns over climate change continue.
Some experts say it's the responsibility of consumers to change their shopping habits and reduce their carbon footprints. Buying green, they argue, will encourage the market to shift how products are made. Others, however, say the burden is on government to implement policies and legislation that mitigate the effects of what we buy on the planet.
Our question this week: Can we shop our way out of the climate crisis? How important is consumer choice?
Plus, Ask Me Anything with Sylvain Charlebois, senior director at the Agri-Food Analytics Lab at Dalhousie University, on food prices.