EEA standard re-use policy: unless otherwise indicated, re-use of content on the EEA website for commercial or non-commercial purposes is permitted free of charge, provided that the source is acknowledged (http://www.eea.europa.eu/legal/copyright).
Where countries have instead reported business as usual or current legislation projections, it is assumed for comparison purposes that these are equivalent to a WM projection. The with additional measures projections reported by Member States take into account additional future planned policies and measures but which are not yet implemented.
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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