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Meat diets pose environmental danger: report

ap | October 5, 10 at 10:52 AM

Read More: Climate change, environment, global warming, Greenhouse gas, Habitat destruction, meat

Meat diets pose environmental danger: report

LONDON (Reuters) - People will have to cut meat from their diets if the world is to stay within safer limits of planet-warming greenhouse gases, nitrate pollution and habitat destruction, according to...

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UN urges global move to meat and dairy-free diet

guardian.co.uk | July 13, 10 at 06:31 PM

Read More: global warming, greehouse gas, hunger, united nations, vegetarian

UN urges global move to meat and dairy-free diet

Lesser consumption of animal products is necessary to save the world from the worst impacts of climate change, UN report says A global shift towards a vegan diet is vital to save...

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Save the Planet: Eat Peanut Butter and Jelly

theatlantic.com | April 1, 10 at 10:55 AM

Read More: global warming, peanut butter

Save the Planet: Eat Peanut Butter and Jelly

Michigan governor Jennifer Granholm recently declared March 20, 2010, "Michigan Meatout Day." In an aggressive "proclamation," she recited the myriad health benefits of a plant-based diet. It protects us from salmonella and...

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The Breathtaking Effects Of Cutting Back On Meat

huffpost.com | Kathy Freston | March 2, 10 at 06:43 AM

Read More: global warming, kathy freston, meat, resources, statistics, vegetarian

The Breathtaking Effects Of Cutting Back On Meat

I've written extensively on the consequences of eating meat - on our health, our sense of "right living", and on the environment. It is one of those daily practices that has such...

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Going Veg Bad for the Planet? Quite the Reverse

newmatilda.com | Anna Greer | February 22, 10 at 09:18 AM

Read More: animal products, global warming

Going Veg Bad for the Planet? Quite the Reverse

Shock: Last week's headlines about vegetarians being bad for the planet turn out to be completely distorted. Anna Greer looks at how hard the media had to work to get it so...

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Becoming vegetarian will help save the planet

NYDAILYNEWS.COM | Rosemary Black | December 1, 09 at 01:26 PM

Read More: environment, global warming, vegan, vegetarian

Becoming vegetarian will help save the planet

Here's a reason to be a vegetarian or, at least, a semi-veggie: Trimming your meat consumption by 30% would benefit you and the rest of the planet, according to research reported by...

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Stanford BioChemist: Drop That Burger

Forbes.com | November 24, 09 at 11:36 AM

Read More: climate change, global warming, pat brown, stanford

Stanford BioChemist: Drop That Burger

Biotech whiz Pat Brown makes the global-warming case against animal farming.   Patrick O. Brown, a Stanford University biochemist, has changed science twice by giving stuff away. In the early 1990s Brown...

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India offers no-beef climate solution

TheAge.au | November 23, 09 at 11:41 AM

Read More: climate, global warming, india, meat, vegetarian

India offers no-beef climate solution

India's Environment Minister suggests the world adopt vegetarianism if it is to tackle the greenhouse emission problem, writes Matt Wade in Delhi. AS THE international community struggles to come up with...

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About that environmental impact of eating meat...

WASHINGTONPOST.COM | James E. McWilliams | November 15, 09 at 11:34 PM

Read More: environment, global warming, vegetarianism

About that environmental impact of eating meat...

I gave a talk in South Texas recently on the environmental virtues of a vegetarian diet. As you might imagine, the reception was chilly. In fact, the only applause came during the...

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Al Gore: I'm not a vegetarian but I have cut back sharply on meat (VIDEO)

November 13, 09 at 07:59 AM

Read More: al gore, climate change, global warming

Climate change campaigner Al Gore believes turning vegetarian could aid the battle against global warming. Substituting more fruit and vegetables in an everyday diet was the responsible thing to do, he said....

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Al Gore: I'm not a vegetarian but I have cut back sharply on meat (VIDEO)

youtube.com | November 13, 09 at 07:59 AM

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Al Gore: I'm not a vegetarian but I have cut back sharply on meat (VIDEO)

Climate change campaigner Al Gore believes turning vegetarian could aid the battle against global warming. Substituting more fruit and vegetables in an everyday diet was the responsible thing to do, he said....

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Going Veg Just 2 Days a Week Will Stop Global Warming

Telegraph.co.uk | November 11, 09 at 07:20 AM

Read More: Climate change, friends of the earth, global warming, Greenhouse gas, lord stern, paul mccartney

Going Veg Just 2 Days a Week Will Stop Global Warming

People should go vegetarian for at least two days a week in order to save the planet, according to a new report. Sir Paul McCartney, Lord Stern and the UN have suggested...

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Meat Causes Half of All Greenhouse Gases

The Independent | Martin Hickman | November 6, 09 at 07:30 PM

Read More: climate change, global warming, meat production

Meat Causes Half of All Greenhouse Gases

Livestock causes far more climate damage than first thought, says a new report. Climate change emissions from meat production are far higher than currently estimated, according to a controversial new study that...

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Sweden Labels Foods to Show Global Warming Effects

New York Times | November 5, 09 at 08:29 PM

Read More: climate change, global warming, labels, sweden

Sweden Labels Foods to Show Global Warming Effects

To cut global warming, Swedes study plates STOCKHOLM -- Shopping for oatmeal, Helena Bergstrom, 37, admitted that she was flummoxed by the label on the blue box reading, "Climate declared: .87 kg...

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Cow 'emissions' more damaging to planet than CO2 from cars

December 11, 06 at 08:58 PM

Read More: factory farming, global warming, pollution

A United Nations report has identified the world's rapidly growing herds of cattle as the greatest threat to the climate, forests and wildlife. And they are blamed for a host of other...

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