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  2. Nov 13, 2018
Meat Tax Would Prevent 220,000 Deaths

Meat taxes global health. So why not tax meat? New research shows that a tax on red and processed meat—such as hot dogs, bacon, and deli meat—could save millions of lives and billions of dollars in health care costs.