Be kind to your body and our environment as we challenge you to meat, egg and dairy free Mondays. Why? Because we would like our community to help animals, improve your health, and lessen your impact on the environment.
Interesting stats about Green Monday
- Global Warming – The livestock industry is among the greatest contributors to global warming, emitting more greenhouse gases than all our cars, trucks, trains and planes combined.
- Carbon Footprint – It involves carbon emission during the food production. 1 kg of beef produces 27.0 kg carbon dioxide, while the same amount of tomatoes (1 kg) produces only 1.1 kg carbon dioxide.
- Saving Water – Water is part of the food production process. Compared to beef, only one-tenth of water is required to produce wheat.
- Green Monday saves 1611 litres of water per day which is equivalent to showering 20 times.