How would changing your diet change these environmental impacts?

Use the Planet-Based Diets Impact & Action Calculator to see what changes you can make to your diet to help reduce the impacts on the environment in your country

Beta Version Numbers generated from the Impact & Action Calculator may differ slightly to numbers in the National Impacts data, as they are based on dynamic calculations of total food groups, rather than subsets within a food group. The Current Diet food ratios are used so the variance is greater for other diets.
01 Select a country
🇺🇾 Uruguay
02 Select a diet

03 Select the foods you want to eat

Optimal Calorie Range
Food type VS Current VS NDG Calories p/week
Grains
5,407kcal
Vs Current
↑ 19% Vs NDG
5,407.23 Calories p/week
Fruit & Vegetables
!
772kcal
Vs Current
↓ -39% Vs NDG
771.89 Calories p/week
Roots & Tubers
623kcal
Vs Current
↑ 19% Vs NDG
622.68 Calories p/week
Legumes, Nuts & Seeds
252kcal
Vs Current
↓ -64% Vs NDG
252.09 Calories p/week
Red Meat
!
1,529kcal
Vs Current
↑ 12% Vs NDG
1,528.71 Calories p/week
Fish
44kcal
Vs Current
↓ -11% Vs NDG
44.26 Calories p/week
Poultry
319kcal
Vs Current
Vs NDG
319.34 Calories p/week
Dairy
1,546kcal
Vs Current
↓ -7% Vs NDG
1,545.52 Calories p/week
Eggs
!
318kcal
Vs Current
Vs NDG
318.18 Calories p/week
Fats & Oils
2,253kcal
Vs Current
Vs NDG
2,253.47 Calories p/week
Sugar
!
1,833kcal
Vs Current
↑ 49% Vs NDG
1,833.13 Calories p/week
Coffee, Tea, Cocoa & Spices
!
110kcal
Vs Current
↓ -1% Vs NDG
110.44 Calories p/week
Alcohol
!
394kcal
Vs Current
Vs NDG
394.04 Calories p/week

Total Calories

15,400.98 kcals per/week 2,200.14 kcals per/day
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04 The impacts this diet would have if it was adopted by everyone in Uruguay

Impact type Impact breakdown Total

Biodiversity Loss

  • Food Type: Grains
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 0.50% of total
  • Food Type: Fruit & Vegetables
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 0.56% of total
  • Food Type: Roots & Tubers
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 0.09% of total
  • Food Type: Legumes, Nuts & Seeds
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 0.04% of total
  • Food Type: Red Meat
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0.001 sp.yr
  • 17.03% of total
  • Food Type: Fish
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 0.05% of total
  • Food Type: Poultry
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 0.07% of total
  • Food Type: Dairy
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 2.53% of total
  • Food Type: Eggs
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 0.09% of total
  • Food Type: Fats & Oils
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 3.88% of total
  • Food Type: Sugar
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 0.08% of total
  • Food Type: Coffee, Tea, Cocoa & Spices
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 18.92% of total
  • Food Type: Alcohol
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Biodiversity Loss: 0 sp.yr
  • 0.14% of total
0.01 sp.yr
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GHG Emissions

  • Food Type: Grains
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 0.76 Mt CO2eq
  • 0.97% of total
  • Food Type: Fruit & Vegetables
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 0.35 Mt CO2eq
  • 0.49% of total
  • Food Type: Roots & Tubers
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 0.07 Mt CO2eq
  • 0.11% of total
  • Food Type: Legumes, Nuts & Seeds
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 0.02 Mt CO2eq
  • 0.03% of total
  • Food Type: Red Meat
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 10.37 Mt CO2eq
  • 17.96% of total
  • Food Type: Fish
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 0.05 Mt CO2eq
  • 0.10% of total
  • Food Type: Poultry
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 0.46 Mt CO2eq
  • 0.91% of total
  • Food Type: Dairy
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 1.45 Mt CO2eq
  • 4.88% of total
  • Food Type: Eggs
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 0.17 Mt CO2eq
  • 0.65% of total
  • Food Type: Fats & Oils
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 0.28 Mt CO2eq
  • 1.17% of total
  • Food Type: Sugar
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 0.37 Mt CO2eq
  • 1.75% of total
  • Food Type: Coffee, Tea, Cocoa & Spices
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 0.61 Mt CO2eq
  • 3.18% of total
  • Food Type: Alcohol
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • GHG Emissions: 0.23 Mt CO2eq
  • 1.52% of total
15 Mt CO2eq
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Cropland Use

  • Food Type: Grains
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 205 000 hectares
  • 2.72% of total
  • Food Type: Fruit & Vegetables
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 29 000 hectares
  • 0.42% of total
  • Food Type: Roots & Tubers
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 15 000 hectares
  • 0.23% of total
  • Food Type: Legumes, Nuts & Seeds
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 13 000 hectares
  • 0.20% of total
  • Food Type: Red Meat
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 286 000 hectares
  • 5.79% of total
  • Food Type: Poultry
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 40 000 hectares
  • 0.97% of total
  • Food Type: Dairy
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 55 000 hectares
  • 1.90% of total
  • Food Type: Eggs
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 32 000 hectares
  • 1.30% of total
  • Food Type: Fats & Oils
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 53 000 hectares
  • 3.56% of total
  • Food Type: Sugar
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 15 000 hectares
  • 1.15% of total
  • Food Type: Coffee, Tea, Cocoa & Spices
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 64 000 hectares
  • 5.60% of total
  • Food Type: Alcohol
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Cropland Use: 19 000 hectares
  • 2.33% of total
830 000 hectares
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Grazing Land Use

  • Food Type: Red Meat
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Grazing Land Use: 2,702 000 hectares
  • 45.48% of total
  • Food Type: Dairy
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Grazing Land Use: 100 000 hectares
  • 3.58% of total
2,805 000 hectares
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Water Use

  • Food Type: Grains
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0.1 km3
  • 1.02% of total
  • Food Type: Fruit & Vegetables
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0.07 km3
  • 0.81% of total
  • Food Type: Roots & Tubers
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0 km3
  • 0.03% of total
  • Food Type: Legumes, Nuts & Seeds
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0.01 km3
  • 0.10% of total
  • Food Type: Red Meat
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0.29 km3
  • 3.99% of total
  • Food Type: Poultry
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0.01 km3
  • 0.17% of total
  • Food Type: Dairy
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0.43 km3
  • 17.79% of total
  • Food Type: Eggs
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0.03 km3
  • 1.32% of total
  • Food Type: Fats & Oils
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0.03 km3
  • 2.71% of total
  • Food Type: Sugar
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0 km3
  • 0.49% of total
  • Food Type: Coffee, Tea, Cocoa & Spices
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0.01 km3
  • 0.71% of total
  • Food Type: Alcohol
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Water Use: 0.01 km3
  • 0.65% of total
1 km3
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Eutrophication

  • Food Type: Grains
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 3.51 000t PO43-eq
  • 0.83% of total
  • Food Type: Fruit & Vegetables
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 0.73 000t PO43-eq
  • 0.18% of total
  • Food Type: Roots & Tubers
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 0.31 000t PO43-eq
  • 0.08% of total
  • Food Type: Legumes, Nuts & Seeds
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 0.15 000t PO43-eq
  • 0.04% of total
  • Food Type: Red Meat
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 34.51 000t PO43-eq
  • 13.94% of total
  • Food Type: Fish
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 0.1 000t PO43-eq
  • 0.04% of total
  • Food Type: Poultry
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 2.39 000t PO43-eq
  • 1.10% of total
  • Food Type: Dairy
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 5.9 000t PO43-eq
  • 4.14% of total
  • Food Type: Eggs
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 1.01 000t PO43-eq
  • 0.79% of total
  • Food Type: Fats & Oils
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 0.99 000t PO43-eq
  • 1.39% of total
  • Food Type: Sugar
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 0.99 000t PO43-eq
  • 1.48% of total
  • Food Type: Coffee, Tea, Cocoa & Spices
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 1.56 000t PO43-eq
  • 2.56% of total
  • Food Type: Alcohol
  • Calories: NaN kcal
  • Eutrophication Potential: 0.52 000t PO43-eq
  • 0.99% of total
55 000t PO43-eq
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