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Vegetarian and 'Healthy' Diets Could Be More Harmful to the Environment, Researchers Say


Offbeat  (tags: eco-friendly, CO2emissions, sustainable, interesting, environment )

Marty
- 1272 days ago - sciencedaily.com
eating the recommended "healthier" foods -- a mix of fruits, vegetables, dairy and seafood -- increased the environmental impact in all three categories: Energy use went up by 38 percent, water use by 10 percent and GHG emissions by 6 percent



   

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Darren Woolsey (218)
Wednesday December 30, 2015, 11:30 am
How is this "Offbeat"?
It's Health & Wellness OR Society & Culture.
 

Freya H (345)
Wednesday December 30, 2015, 1:59 pm
Yes, but what do animals eat? Plants! Pigs, chickens, tuna, etc. do not grow on trees. However, I do believe in keeping an open mind. If I must eat cod and salmon to save the planet - pass the sashimi, s'ils vous plait.
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday December 30, 2015, 4:44 pm
The biggest threat is our disgusting population # at 8 billion--too many damn people+too many obese food hoarders too. thx Marty
 

Animae C (509)
Wednesday December 30, 2015, 9:38 pm
Right that's it i'm going to starve!!!

Thanx Marty
 
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