Environmental Concerns and the Mainstreaming of Veganism

  title={Environmental Concerns and the Mainstreaming of Veganism},
  author={Nick P. Pendergrast},
Increasing awareness about the environmental consequences of consuming animal products together with recognition of animal rights and health benefits, has played a significant role in the rising interest in veganism. The chapter analyses recent trends in veganism in the Western world, focusing on the substantial environmental impact of animal agriculture being highlighted by respected agencies including the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and widely read publications… CONTINUE READING