Presentation on theme: "Greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced."— Presentation transcript:
1Greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced. GLOBAL WARMING – A PLANETARY EMERGENCYEveryone who has seen Al Gore's The Inconvenient Truth knows that our Earth is in bad shape.Greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced.
2You already know what the sources of greenhouse gasses are: GLOBAL WARMING – A PLANETARY EMERGENCYYou already know what the sources of greenhouse gasses are:
3But you do not know what causes global warming more than GLOBAL WARMING – A PLANETARY EMERGENCYBut you do not know what causes global warming more thanall carsall planesall trucksall trainsall busesall boatstogether.
4LIVESTOCK It is that emits more greenhouse gasses then all transport! GLOBAL WARMING – A PLANETARY EMERGENCYIt isLIVESTOCKthat emits more greenhouse gasses then all transport!
5UN FAO REPORT – LIVESTOCK’S LONG SHADOW People should consider eating less meat as a way of combating global warming (dr. Rajendra Pachauri, chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change)
6GLOBAL WARMING – A PLANETARY EMERGENCY Meat industry does not want you to know that eating meat and all animal products is destroying our planet!
8IS THERE ANYTHING WE CAN DO? If all Americans ate no meat for 1 day a week, this would save 46 million return flights from New York to Los Angeles and back from Los Angeles to New York. (“Meat the Truth” video)
9IS THERE ANYTHING WE CAN DO? The greenhouse gas impact of different types of diets per person and per year represented in car kilometersDiet with meat and dairy productsDiet without meat, but with dairy products (vegetarian)1978 km2427 kmDiet without meat and dairy products (=pure plant-based/vegan)281 km629 km
10IS THERE ANYTHING WE CAN DO? Now that it becomes clear that all this meat is making a major contribution to the destruction of our planet, shouldn't we think again?
11It is time to change our diet and IS THERE ANYTHING WE CAN DO?It is time to change our diet andbecome vegetarianor even bettergo vegan!Think green – eat green!
12Going veggie has never been easier! IS THERE ANYTHING WE CAN DO?Going veggie has never been easier!Get your veggie guide and easy-to-learn recipes at orPlease forward to all your friends!