Vegetarianism & Veganism

Going vegetarian or even vegan is one of the easiest and most effective ways to reduce your carbon footprint. Plus, with a little bit of meal planning, it’s good for your budget too!

If every American went vegetarian or vegan, it would be equivalent to getting 46 million cars off the road.

This handy chart shows how different dietary choices stack up.

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It’s also significantly less expensive to follow a vegetarian or mostly-vegetarian diet, as plant-based foods tend to cost less than meat.

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