Environmental footprint of vegan and vegetarian diets

Environmental footprint of vegan and vegetarian diets 30% lower than non-vegetarian  diets, say researchers: ‘We have to drastically cut consumption of meat and dairy.’

If the evidence that plant-based diets are better for human health is compelling, the evidence that they are better for the planet is indisputable, delegates at the 6th International Congress on Vegetarian Nutrition were told.

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