For health of planet, people and budgets, ‘plant-based’ is best

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For health of planet, people and budgets, ‘plant-based’ is best

Virginia
McMillan
JONO DREW, OTAGO
Climate and foods researcher Jono Drew at the Sustainable Healthcare Forum in Wellington last year
“A vegan diet in New Zealand reduces a person’s dietary greenhouse-gas impacts by a third” A plant-based diet creates the least carbon emiss
References

https://doi.org/10.1289/EHP5996

Drew J, Cleghorn C, Macmillan A et al. Healthy and climate-friendly eating patterns in the New Zealand context. Environmental Health Perspectives 2020;128:1. Online 23 January