US examines dairy footprint

By By Sarah Muirhead
Updated January 5 2016 - 1:00pm, first published October 1 2010 - 12:39pm
US examines dairy footprint
US examines dairy footprint

THE US dairy industry has completed a comprehensive study of the carbon footprint associated with the production of a gallon of fluid milk, and the findings validate the results of other studies that have put the associated greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of all dairy products at only about 2 per cent of total US emissions.

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