Ocean CO2 uptake comes at a price

Oceans play a major role in absorbing CO2 from the atmosphere. As CO2 sinkers, they are even more important than assumed. This is not all good news.

Reversal of the trend by humans

Varies from region to region

Acidification as the price

About the author

Lukas Rüttimann is a journalist, copywriter and storyteller. He has worked for numerous Swiss newspapers and magazines, in various capacities from reporter to editor-in-chief. As a freelancer, he covers a broad spectrum, with sustainable, social, cultural and economic topics particularly close to his heart. Lukas Rüttimann has lived in the USA, among other places, but now lives and works from Zurich.