16 Jan '17, 9am

4 Shocking Facts the Wool Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know https://t.co/QTCjbz1WTo

4 Shocking Facts the Wool Industry Doesn’t Want You to Know https://t.co/QTCjbz1WTo

Methane is an extremely potent greenhouse gas , which animals on farms, such as sheep, produce each time they burp (or pass gas). Leading wool producing countries Australia and New Zealand have significant levels of methane contributing to their emissions output. According to The Wall Street Journal , agriculture is responsible 48 percent of New Zealand’s greenhouse gasses. These startling facts show how much of a toll wool production takes on the environment.

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