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Argumenterande text: The Meat Industry | Argumentative essay
En argumenterande text (Argumentative essay) om köttindustrin (Meat Industry) och varför man som en köttätare inte kan kalla sig för en miljövän. Tar även upp etik och hälsoaspekter.
What would first pop up in your mind if I was asking you about the cause of the climate change? Many studies have shown that almost everyone believes that the biggest majority of all greenhouse gases come from cars, airplanes and from using fossil fuels in general. They do not even consider that the meat industry can be, not only a big, but the absolute biggest contributor to the greenhouse emissions. So how come we only hear about taking short showers instead of baths and taking the bicycle to work instead of the car when it is obvious that there is a bigger problem behind the scenes that no one is willing to talk about? Almost all environmental organisations choose to ignore what impact raising cattle has on the environment. The fact that cows produce 150 billion gallons of methane per day, which is 25 to 100 times more damaging than carbon dioxide, is apparently not even worth mentioning. Our relationship with animals is a too big and infected subject, that many people see as a questioning of their way of life.
Animal agriculture occupies around 40 % of the world's ice-free surface and is used only to feed animals that we eventually can eat when they are big enough. If we used that surface to ... Köp tillgång för att läsa mer