Killer Cow Emissions

"A University of Chicago study examined the average American diet and found that all the various energy inputs and livestock emissions involved in its production pump an extra 1.5 tons of CO2 into the air over the course of a year, which would be avoided by a vegetarian diet. Thus, the researchers found, cutting out meat would do more to reduce greenhouse gas emissions than trading in a gas guzzler for a hybrid car."


Full article in the LA Times here: http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/la-ed-methane15oct15,0,1365993.story?coll=la-tot-opinion&track=ntothtml

I find it kind of interesting that an article chock full of factual information is stuck in the Opinion section. I guess technically the conclusions drawn from facts are still considered an opinion.

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