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Rapid global phaseout of animal agriculture has the potential to stabilize greenhouse gas levels for 30 years and offset 68 percent of CO2 emissions this century

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Emission equivalents and emission intensities of livestock products.

(A) Total annualized CO2 equivalents through 2100, aCO2eq2100, for all tracked animal products, and Emission Intensities based on aCO2eq2100 on a per unit production (B) or per unit protein (C) basis. For (B) and (C) we also convert the values to driving equivalents using a value of 0.254 kg CO2eq per km driven of an internal combustion engine fueled sedan in the United States from life cycle analyses described in [36].

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doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pclm.0000010.g006