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The Environmental Benefits of a Vegan Diet

by in Vegan, Why 24/01/2014

Environmentally, we pay a high cost to raise animals for food. Cattle ranching in South America, which is globally ranked as the second-most environmentally damaging regional industry (coal is the first), is responsible for around $354 billion of damage to the environment a year. (Source: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2013/04/17/coal-cattle-ranching-most-environmentally-costly-businesses) The environmental damage comes from emissions, followed by soil […]