Reckless Consumption Habits Endanger Animals

“It may seem like the simple act of buying a product as one individual has little impact on animals and ecosystems, but single acts practiced by many individuals accumulate into massive worldwide problems. […]

Raising cattle for beef is a leading cause of deforestation, soil erosion, water depletion, and wildlife endangerment.[…]

[T]he current state of our oceans means that all fishing is overfishing. […]

With so many plant-based alternatives to every traditional food, ingredient, supplement and cosmetic product, we can change our consumption habits to benefit endangered species and put a halt to the largest mass extinction event in 65 million years. Every individual act either contributes to the problem or is part of the solution.”

– Patti Nyman / One Green PlanetĀ