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Nutrition experts factor emissions into dietary advice

UK dietitians are to promote plant-based diets in which beans and pulses replace red and processed meat. The move is significant because the advice considers both health and the environment. In a new policy paper published this week, the British Dietetic Association concluded that: “… a cultural shift towards a more plant based diet is…
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Eat well and emissions will fall

New dietary guidelines suggest people should eat less dairy and red and processed meat, but more pulses and fruit and veg. The Eatwell Guide, which replaces the Eatwell Plate, reflects recent nutritional recommendations, including those on sugar, fibre and starchy carbohydrates from the Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition report on Carbohydrates and Health in 2015.…
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