University Bans Beef To Battle ‘Climate Emergency’

The Daily Caller | 8/12/2019 | Staff
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Goldsmiths, University of London is set to clear its shelves of all beef products and levy fees on single-use plastics in an effort to combat global warming.

Plastic water bottles and cups will be subject to a 10p ($0.12) fee in the university’s push to become carbon neutral by 2025. Administrators will also substantially increase solar panel construction to reach a goal of 100% clean energy, BBC reported Monday.

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“Our house is on fire,” Goldsmiths Students’ Union President Joe Leam told BBC in reference to the planet’s climate.

“Though I have only just arrived at Goldsmiths, it is immediately obvious that our staff and students care passionately about the future of our environment and that they are determined to help deliver the step change we need to cut our carbon footprint drastically and as quickly as possible,” Goldsmiths head Frances Corner reportedly said.

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Corner added she is involved in a “climate emergency.”

“I truly believe we face a defining moment in...
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