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Methane is a chemical substance CH<sub>4</sub> found in a high percentage in [[natural gas]].  It is also produced through natural processes from the decompostion products of animals.
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Methane is a chemical substance CH<sub>4</sub> found in a high percentage in [[natural gas]].  It is also produced through the expulsion of gas from an animal's anus.
  
 
According to the [[United Nations]] Food and Agriculture Organization, some [[scientists]] believe that methane emissions from the increasing numbers of cattle may contribute to [[climate change]].<ref>[http://www.fao.org/newsroom/en/news/2006/1000448/index.html Livestock a major threat to environment: Remedies urgently needed] </ref>.  
 
According to the [[United Nations]] Food and Agriculture Organization, some [[scientists]] believe that methane emissions from the increasing numbers of cattle may contribute to [[climate change]].<ref>[http://www.fao.org/newsroom/en/news/2006/1000448/index.html Livestock a major threat to environment: Remedies urgently needed] </ref>.  

Revision as of 17:25, 26 April 2007

Methane is a chemical substance CH4 found in a high percentage in natural gas. It is also produced through the expulsion of gas from an animal's anus.

According to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, some scientists believe that methane emissions from the increasing numbers of cattle may contribute to climate change.[1].

References

  1. Livestock a major threat to environment: Remedies urgently needed