28 Apr '16, 3pm

Danish council proposes red meat tax to combat climate change

The Council, on the other hand, says if the tax were implemented, Denmark could potentially reduce their greenhouse gas emissions resulting from food “by 20 to 35 percent .” In a statement translated by Vice’s Munchies , Council of Ethics Chairman Mickey Gjerris said, “An effective response to climate-damaging foods that will also contribute to raising awareness of climate change must be united, which requires that society send a clear signal through regulation.”

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/danish-council-proposes-red-meat-tax...

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