Q. Consider the following statements:
1.Carbon capture is the trapping of carbon emissions after they have been emitted but before they enter atmosphere whereas carbon sequestration is the storage of removed or captured carbon in various environmental reservoirs
2.Forests are form of biological carbon sequestration method.
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1 and 2 are correct. Carbon capture is the trapping of carbon emissions after they have been emitted but before they enter atmosphere whereas carbon sequestration is the storage of removed or captured carbon in various environmental reservoirs. Forests are form of biological carbon sequestration method.

Source: The Indian Express