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EMISSIONS - What Is The Main Culprit?

According to the UN IPCC report “Livestock’s Long Shadow,”
livestock production is the greatest contributor to global warming.

Livestock production emissions: 18%

Global Transportation emissions: 13.5%

(including aviation accounts for 3.5%)

Emissions

Emissions

RESOURCES:
Livestock’s Long Shadow(table 3.12 p 113)
(UN FAO, 2007)
US. GHG Emissions Flowchart
(World Resources Institute)

 

Written by MEATtheFACTS.org

September 22nd, 2008 at 1:04 am