Could your diet affect…your health? the planet?<br />
Please Look At This<br />Food Inc trailer - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5eKYyD14d_0<br />Healthy Planet, Healthy People...
True or False	<br />Transportation has a higher <br />environmental impact than meat?<br />
False<br />According to U.N. report <br />					(29 November, 2006)<br />18% of Greenhouse gases comes from meat<br />13% c...
True or False<br />When I eat a burger I could be contributing to the destruction of the Amazon Rainforest?<br />
TRUE!!<br />Sounds strange right.  How can this be?<br />Burgers come from cows.<br />Many cows  are raised on factory far...
Why Meatless?   Because…<br />
Why Meatless?   Because…<br />
Not all food is equal<br />Compare the difference of CO2 produced from each item<br />
Why Meatless?   Because…<br />Clean water is a scarce resource.Should we be using it on cows?<br />
Why Meatless?  Because…<br />
Maybe you don’t really care about the planet.  Ok, let’s get selfish.  <br />I like my meat and I need it to be healthy<br />
WRONG!<br />Eating less meat and more fruits and vegetables can<br />Fight diabetes<br />Curb obesity<br />Help you live l...
Why Meatless?   Because…<br />
TRUE or FALSE<br />If I don’t eat meat I will not get enough proteins.<br />
This is a common misconception about eating less meat.<br />We actually eat much more meat than recommended.<br />Accordin...
You can also get proteins from many other food sources such as <br />beans lentils grains nuts fruits vegetables<br />
Veggies don’t have to be boring<br />
Coming to ISB, Sept. 13, 2010<br />Do your part for the planet and go Meatless on Monday!<br />Find out more at www.meatle...
Ok, ISB is not USA, but it still applies.<br />
Take a pledge to go Meatless on Monday’s<br />
Take a pledge to go Meatless on Monday’s<br />
Take a pledge to go Meatless on Monday’s<br />
Please show if you have time.<br />Food Matters<br />http://www.foodmatters.tv/<br />Meatless Monday www.meatlessmonday.co...
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  1. 1. Could your diet affect…your health? the planet?<br />
  2. 2. Please Look At This<br />Food Inc trailer - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5eKYyD14d_0<br />Healthy Planet, Healthy People. <br />Go Meatless on Mondays!<br />
  3. 3. True or False <br />Transportation has a higher <br />environmental impact than meat?<br />
  4. 4. False<br />According to U.N. report <br /> (29 November, 2006)<br />18% of Greenhouse gases comes from meat<br />13% comes from all the world’s transportation<br />Changing what’s on your plate can make the biggest difference<br />
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  6. 6. True or False<br />When I eat a burger I could be contributing to the destruction of the Amazon Rainforest?<br />
  7. 7. TRUE!!<br />Sounds strange right. How can this be?<br />Burgers come from cows.<br />Many cows are raised on factory farms & fed soy.<br />Soy is grown in the Amazon Rainforest (Brazil).<br />Trees are cut down to make room for the soy.<br />Environmental Impact:<br />Habitat loss, wild animals are displaced, ecosystem breakdown, soy and beef travel around the world, enormous water use during production, cows produce methane, pollution from manure, waterways damaged…<br />And you thought it was just a simple burger.<br />
  8. 8. Why Meatless? Because…<br />
  9. 9.
  10. 10. Why Meatless? Because…<br />
  11. 11. Not all food is equal<br />Compare the difference of CO2 produced from each item<br />
  12. 12. Why Meatless? Because…<br />Clean water is a scarce resource.Should we be using it on cows?<br />
  13. 13. Why Meatless? Because…<br />
  14. 14. Maybe you don’t really care about the planet. Ok, let’s get selfish. <br />I like my meat and I need it to be healthy<br />
  15. 15. WRONG!<br />Eating less meat and more fruits and vegetables can<br />Fight diabetes<br />Curb obesity<br />Help you live longer <br />Reduce risk of heat disease and cancer<br />
  16. 16. Why Meatless? Because…<br />
  17. 17. TRUE or FALSE<br />If I don’t eat meat I will not get enough proteins.<br />
  18. 18. This is a common misconception about eating less meat.<br />We actually eat much more meat than recommended.<br />According to USDA, in USA, men consume up to 190%or their daily recommended allowance of protein and women 160%<br />FALSE!!<br />
  19. 19. You can also get proteins from many other food sources such as <br />beans lentils grains nuts fruits vegetables<br />
  20. 20. Veggies don’t have to be boring<br />
  21. 21. Coming to ISB, Sept. 13, 2010<br />Do your part for the planet and go Meatless on Monday!<br />Find out more at www.meatlessmonday.com<br />
  22. 22. Ok, ISB is not USA, but it still applies.<br />
  23. 23. Take a pledge to go Meatless on Monday’s<br />
  24. 24. Take a pledge to go Meatless on Monday’s<br />
  25. 25. Take a pledge to go Meatless on Monday’s<br />
  26. 26. Please show if you have time.<br />Food Matters<br />http://www.foodmatters.tv/<br />Meatless Monday www.meatlessmonday.com<br />Healthy Planet, Healthy People. <br />Go Meatless on Mondays!<br />

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