How much carbon does a tree absorb?

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On average a tree will absorb 730 kg of carbon over its lifetime. More than half the mass of a tree is carbon.
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Do palm trees absorb carbon?

Palm trees do absorb carbon. However, they absorb much less carbonand ozone than other trees because of the slender size of theirleaves.

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How much carbon do plants absorb?

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