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London StartUp YAYZY Launches Carbon Purchase Tracking App

On Dec 18, 2020
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The app enables users to connect their spending to the impact on the planet, making it easier for them to reach net-zero carbon emissions.

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London StartUp YAYZY Launches Carbon Purchase Tracking App https://t.co/xqoUKzU2hd by @thefintechtimes 2020-12-18 09:01:09
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London StartUp YAYZY Launches Carbon Purchase Tracking App

London StartUp YAYZY Launches Carbon Purchase Tracking App

The app enables users to connect their spending to the impact on the planet, making it easier for them to reach net-zero carbon emissions.

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