TITLE

LIFE-CYCLE STUDIES Milk

AUTHOR(S)
Block, Ben
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
World Watch;May/Jun2010, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the history and consumption of milk. It reports that before people started domesticating cattle, milking a cow was an extreme sport and humans avoided or ignored using their milk. It highlights that the highest annual per-capita milk consumption is found in Finland. Further, it reports that steps are being taken by governments and industries to limit dairy farm water use, emissions, and waste. It also discusses the environmenal aspects of milking.
ACCESSION #
49734731

 

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