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The whopping truth of that burger

The hefty cost of that burger is bigger than you think. We break it down in the latest #Down2Earth.

We never think about how much water a meat-based diet takes. It won’t break the bank to buy that burger meal but when you consider the illustration below, you’ll realise you’re paying the earth for a bite.

That yummy burger we chow on the go uses roughly 1 500 litres of water to make – that’s from farm to table.

That yummy burger we chow on the go uses roughly 1 500 litres of water to make – that’s from farm to table.

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