Data compiled from DG-Clima monitoring 2000-2009 and EEA monitoring since 2010. Straight line extrapolation used to show target levels and dates
Tailpipe emission factor, gCO2/km
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The production of butter, cheese and other dairy products with high fat content accounts for high greenhouse gas emissions as well as for eutrophication of groundwater, rivers and seas. Remember: Globally, around 70 % of all agricultural land is used for livestock production.
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