Buying one year's worth of Swiss skimmed milk

Dairy product

The average Swiss citizen drinks 45.8 kg of milk per year. The production of skimmed milk includes growing a cow, processing the milk, packaging (100 g of tetra pack), and transportation. The average transport distance is 100 km in a refrigerated truck.

Carbon footprint breakdown

Farming cows 14.72%
Production of food for cows 30.74%
Production of milk 35.93%
Tetrapack packaging 18.61%
Transportation in refrigerated truck 1.30%

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