Promoting the Joys of Carfree Life in the USA
(Since February 2006)
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
Global Warming Pollution: Cows even worse than cars
"Livestock are responsible for 18 percent of greenhouse-gas emissions as measured in carbon dioxide equivalent, reports the FAO. This includes 9 percent of all CO2 emissions, 37 percent of methane, and 65 percent of nitrous oxide. Altogether, that's more than the emissions caused by transportation."