Meat Industry Is Europe’s Biggest Contribution To Deforestation, Says Report

January 21, 2020
Article by Plant Based News

European animal feed is fuelling deforestation, says the report (Photo: Adobe. Do not use without permission)

Growing appetite in the UK for chicken is fuelling Amazon deforestation, according to a report by Greenpeace.

The study, called Winging it: How the UK’s Chicken Habit is Fuelling the Climate and Nature Emergency, claims there is a direct correlation between UK chicken consumption and deforestation in South America.

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