The Physicians Committee

Worried About the Paris Climate Accord? Eat a Plant-Based Diet

  June 1, 2017    
 
 
 

Worried About the Paris Climate Accord?

The United States pulled out of the Paris Climate Accord today. But we can continue to help fight climate change and protect the environment in other ways, including eating a plant-based diet. Did you know that eating beans instead of beef is beneficial for the environment? Or that it takes 660 gallons to make one single burger?

Share these five graphics to let the world know that no matter what happens with the #ParisAgreement, you are committed to fighting climate change with a plant-based diet.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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water

How many gallons of water does a plant take till it is ready to eat?

Water

Not as much as it takes to make a burger. Remember, a cow has to be fed plants every day of its life until its slaughtered. We could have simply eaten those plants fed to the cow instead (usually soy).

I am glad we are vegan and

I am glad we are vegan and helping the environment we love our beans

Climate change

TEN years ago this July I attended one of your classes and walked out a100% vegan. THANK YOU!!! While I no longer worry abour my health not a day goes by that I don't worry about the health of our planet. God Bless You and the staff at PCRM for the work that you do every day.

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