Production of meat, dairy and rice are the leading sources of food-related emissions. Improved management practices and changes in diet could go a long way to addressing the issues.
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Scientists are using mobile instruments to measure and hopefully help reduce emissions from landfills, cities, farms, waste treatment plants and other sources where mitigation measures could be put in place.
Columbia Climate School experts say the results out of Glasgow are “a real mixed bag.”
Landfills should also be outfitted with facilities to monitor and control existing methane emissions.
A variety of changes could be put in place to reduce methane emissions.
The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration has announced that during the COVID-19 pandemic it will “exercise discretion” in enforcing natural gas pipeline safety regulations.
With mounting evidence of health and environmental impacts, fracking faces opposition from many of the leading Democratic candidates for president.
Short answer: Moderation is key.
As the Arctic warms, the unfreezing of permafrost poses a threat to the planet.