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[Graphic News] Animal-based food generates nearly twice the emissions as plant
[Graphic News] Animal-based food generates nearly twice the emissions as plant
WorldSept 27, 2021
 Animal farming accounts for twice as many greenhouse gas emissions as plants grown for consumption, according to a study published that mapped agricultural activities worldwide.  What humans eat accounts for a major chunk of the emissions behind climate-change - transportation, deforestation, cold-storage and the digestive systems of cattle all send polluting gases into the atmosphere.  Researchers looked at carbon dioxide, methane and nitrous oxide released by food production and consum