BBC: Cut meat and dairy intake ‘by a fifth’, report urges

Article published: Jan 23, 2020

IB Economics syllabus: Microeconomics (market failure: threats to sustainability)

According to the latest report by the Committee on Climate Change of the UK, “people should cut the amount of beef, lamb and dairy produce they eat by a fifth to combat climate change.” Additionally, the UK government has a target of Net Zero carbon emissions by 2050 and the report urges it to take action: “public bodies should lead the way by offering plant-based options with all meals.”

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