FAQ Sources

Reference documents used in the FAQs.

  1. Wheat gluten (food): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wheat_gluten_(food).
  2. USDA National Nutrient Database, Vital Wheat Gluten: https://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/foods/show/48052?fgcd=&manu=&format=&count=&max=25&offset=&sort=default&order=asc&qlookup=Vital+wheat+gluten.
  3. Seitan Amino Acid Profile, https://vegfaqs.com/seitan-amino-acid-profile/.
  4. Nutrition information calculated via Recipal, https://www.recipal.com.
  5. Sarah Jampel, "All About Vegetarian Proteins," Food52 (2013). https://food52.com/blog/8406-all-about-vegetarian-proteins.
  6. Peter Scarborough, et al, "Dietary greenhouse gas emissions of meat-eaters, fish-eaters, vegetarians and vegans in the UK," Climate Change 125:2 (2014): 179-192. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10584-014-1169-1.
  7. Andrew Berardy, "A Consequential Comparative Life Cycle Assessment of Seitan and Beef," Course Project Report Series, Center for Earth Systems Engineering and Management (May 2012). https://repository.asu.edu/attachments/82942/content/ASU_SSEBE_CESEM_2012_CPR_002.pdf.
  8. Susanne Stoll-Kleemann and Uta Johanna Schmidt, "Reducing meat consumption in developed and transition countries to counter climate change and biodiversity loss: a review of influence factors," Regional Environmental Change 17:5 (2017): 1261. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10113-016-1057-5.