EC Nutrition

Review Article Volume 17 Issue 7 - 2022

Environmental and Health Effects of Water and Carbon Footprint in Sustainable Nutrition

İrem Zeynep Yolcuoğlu* and Mendane Saka

Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Başkent University, Turkey

*Corresponding Author: İrem Zeynep Yolcuoğlu, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Başkent University, Turkey.
Received: May 23, 2022; Published: June 30, 2022

Nutrition is a multifaceted concept. It is important for both the environment and individuals. Carbon and water footprints are the methods used to evaluate the environmental outputs of nutrition and are directly related to the nutritional habits and consumption of individuals. The existing dietary habits in Turkey differ under the influence of many factors and are changing day by day. In this review, eating habits in Turkey will be evaluated in terms of sustainable and healthy nutrition and possible approaches will be mentioned.

Keywords: Environmental and Health Effects; Water; Carbon Footprint; Sustainable Nutrition

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İrem Zeynep Yolcuoğlu and Mendane Saka. Environmental and Health Effects of Water and Carbon Footprint in Sustainable Nutrition. EC Nutrition 17.7 (2022): 43-59.