Presentation on theme: "Greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced. Everyone who has seen Al Gore's The Inconvenient Truth knows that our Earth is in bad shape. GLOBAL WARMING –"— Presentation transcript:
Greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced. Everyone who has seen Al Gore's The Inconvenient Truth knows that our Earth is in bad shape. GLOBAL WARMING – A PLANETARY EMERGENCY
You already know what the sources of greenhouse gasses are:
But you do not know what causes global warming more than GLOBAL WARMING – A PLANETARY EMERGENCY all cars all trucks all planes all buses all trains all boats together.
GLOBAL WARMING – A PLANETARY EMERGENCY that emits more greenhouse gasses then all transport! It is LIVESTOCK
People should consider eating less meat as a way of combating global warming (dr. Rajendra Pachauri, chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) UN FAO REPORT – LIVESTOCKS LONG SHADOW
GLOBAL WARMING – A PLANETARY EMERGENCY Meat industry does not want you to know that eating meat and all animal products is destroying our planet!
Is 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) IS THERE ANYTHING WE CAN DO?
The greenhouse gas impact of different types of diets per person and per year represented in car kilometers Diet without meat and dairy products (=pure plant-based/vegan) 281 km 629 km Diet without meat, but with dairy products (vegetarian) 1978 km 2427 km Diet with meat and dairy products
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? IS THERE ANYTHING WE CAN DO?
It is time to change our diet and become vegetarian or even better IS THERE ANYTHING WE CAN DO? go vegan! Think green – eat green!
Going veggie has never been easier! Get your veggie guide and easy-to-learn recipes at or IS THERE ANYTHING WE CAN DO? Please forward to all your friends!