Here are a few ways to protect turtles and tortoises.
Another dolphin was found on the beach with plastic in his body.
Dead bodies in Washington state can now nourish the soil instead of pollute it.
Come fall, Prada will no longer use animal fur in any of its collections.
Nuuly will launch this summer, for $88 a month.
The U.K. government will ban these single-use plastic items sometime between October 2019 and 2020, but the public can comment before then.
Susie Faux, creator of the capsule wardrobe in the '70s, talks to Green Matters about the growing relevancy of the minimalist clothing movement she started.
Fast fashion may seem good for your wallet — but it’s bad for the planet.
CO2 is more prominent in the atmosphere than methane — but less potent.
"We’re really trying to go back to the imagery of the milkman," Loop VP Tony Rossi tells Green Matters.
Adopt, don't shop!
Vegan leather sounds like an oxymoron — because it is — but it’s also a better alternative to real leather.
Your summer swimwear can be cute and sustainable.
England will have at least 130,000 more trees planted come 2021.
These certifications will make it easier for you to know whether your clothes are made and distributed in a sustainable fashion.
These products give ocean plastic a new life.
Green Matters spoke with two Broadway Green Captains to learn more.
Kristen Bell loves thrift shopping just as much as you do.
Renting your clothing is a good way to make sure that you aren’t contributing as much to the landfill.
Shopping secondhand means not only scoring deals, but also lowering your impact.
A garment can produce 1,900 microfibers in just one wash cycle.
When it comes to buying a diamond, you should make the ethical and sustainable choice — here’s why.
If you’re looking for the best places to donate your clothes, look no further — these are the places you should donate your clothes.
Anyone else hungry?
Going zero-waste doesn’t mean having to sacrifice your self-care routine!
Wondering about zero-waste deodorant?
Bill Nye has zero chill when it comes to the climate crisis.
Getting rid of your makeup isn’t so easy — but there is a way to get rid of what you’re not using without increasing your impact.
Making your own makeup remover is one way to stay zero-waste (but still glam)!
This is a milestone for the aviation industry!
“Shopping Your Stash” is the makeup trend that could take down consumerism in the beauty world.
Here’s a creative way to keep your used makeup out of the landfill: Donate your used mascara wands to help wildlife in need.
By making your own soap, you can know — and control — all the ingredients that go into it!
This is an important milestone for the UK.
This New Plastic Can Be Recycled Infinitely, and Scientists Think it Could Make Plastic Recycling Closed Loop
Most plastic can only be recycled once or twice.
His ax-throwing skills are literally helping the Earth.
We'd love to see this everywhere!
IKEA is recreating its classic Swedish meatballs — with plants.
Clean vs. non-toxic vs natural... what's the difference?
These beauty brands will make sure you keep your “empties” out of the landfill — and will even reward you for doing so!
Composting is an eco-friendly lifestyle choice that can work for everyone, even if you live in an apartment.
We need to protect Mama Earth.
In the past, “ugly” produce may have gone straight to the landfill — now, it’s probably making its way to your plate!
Often, making milk at home can be cheaper in the long run because it means buying the nuts or oats in bulk.
Luke Perry's daughter disclosed details of his burial on Instagram.
Basil is the ultimate zero-waste option: You can grow it at home, and it doesn’t require any storage.
Ready to start making your kitchen fit in with a low-impact lifestyle? Keep reading for five changes to make your kitchen more zero waste!
There are so many reasons to eat more vegan meals.
You’re doing everything you can to live an eco-friendly, nontoxic, and sustainable lifestyle. But is your cookware zero waste?
Wolf hunting is a hot-button issue in Minnesota.
Your child is about to become your sous-chef.
These vegan YouTubers all share delicious recipes that you can make on a budget.
Buh-bye, olive oil.
Giraffe population has declined 40 percent over the past 30 years.
Get ready to reduce waste and save some cash.
By eating what’s in season, you’re actually being more sustainable — find out why!
Before you steep that lavender and chamomile nightcap before bed, there’s something you should know. There may be plastic hiding in your tea bags…
Los Angeles is now the biggest U.S. city to pledge 100 percent clean energy.
This is a milestone for the U.S.
Here's how the new tax will incentive sustainable farming practices.
As the world has changed, so have our grocery stores — see their adaptations to become more "green."
Ooho drink pouches helped the marathon be more sustainable.
There's a lot to consider when it comes to drinking sustainably.
Here are five ways to make a difference by going green at the grocery store.
The tool has new tips for making your wardrobe more eco-friendly.
Happy Arbor Day!
The Environmental Working Group just released its annual guide to pesticides in produce.
Roofs are getting greener in NYC.
There are so many to choose from these days.
The bulk section can be intimidating at first — but this guide will help anyone, from new shoppers to seasoned pros.
Meal kits can produce less emissions than grocery store meals.
When it comes to climate action, the Today show believes big change starts with “one small thing” — and we couldn’t agree more.
Just because you don't live near a bulk shop doesn't mean you can't grocery shop sustainably.
Living a zero-waste life doesn’t mean you have to give up your favorite things — like snacking.
"We must start today. We have no more excuses."
Parents want their kids to be informed.
From Our Planet to 30 Rock.
Pokémon Go is rewarding their virtual players for getting involved in the real world.
The idea of living a zero-waste life may be foreign to your friends and relatives — here’s how to start the conversation.
The low-impact shoes are even more eco-friendly now.
Ariana Grande, Leo DiCaprio, and More Stars Come Together to Record “Earth,” Lil Dicky’s New Climate Change Anthem
Listen to "Earth," the new song that can not only motivate you about climate action, but also show you what it would be like if Ariana Granda was a zebra.
In the digital age, it’s easier than ever to make the switch from paperwork to storing important documents digitally.
Khal Drogo no more — Jason Momoa shaved his signature beard in an effort to get you to rethink plastics.
The right whale population is finally growing again.
'Big Bang Theory' Star Melissa Rauch Releases Free Children's Book 'The Tales of Tofu,' Making Healthy Eating Fun and Accessible
Rauch hopes the book will give children a positive and fun association with healthy eating.
Are you up for the challenge of a zero-waste seder?
Kernza could potentially have a much lower environmental impact than wheat.
The mayor officially signed the resolution this week.
Vinegar can help you with so many things around the house.
Give these products a second life by planting them!
Here are six tips for picking the most eco-friendly TP.
Nontoxic toilet cleaner is so much better for your home.
Target just launched the Target Clean label.
Here's what to do if your state ranks high on the list.
The new material is strong enough to replace plastic packaging.
There are 530,000 potential PHES sites on the planet.
Twitter is full of people #crying over the Netflix series.
When living a low-impact lifestyle, indoor plants that purify the air and can be used around the house in different ways are a total no-brainer.
The grocery store says that all packaging will be reusable, recyclable, or compostable by 2025.
The wild grass straws are 100 percent natural.
Chemical recycling works very differently than standard plastic recycling.
Nine New Non-Animal Cosmetic Tests Approved in China, Bringing the World a Step Closer to Ending Animal Testing
There's still a long way to go when it comes to banning animal testing, but this is an important step.
The controversial practice is finally over.
Target just announced its latest trade-in event.
Prices are going down at Whole Foods.
Carbon offsetting is popular yet controversial.
Abusing a dog or cat is now a felony in Virginia.
A dead fetus was also found inside the female sperm whale.
Manhattanites will have to pay to enter the borough below 60th Street.
Plant lovers, rejoice!
The ban will go into effect in early 2020.
Earth Hour Is This Weekend – Here's Everything You Need to Know, And a Few Suggestions for Observing
Here are a few suggestions for observing Earth Hour this weekend.
In the wake of the Food and Drug Administration finding dangerous levels of asbestos in cosmetic products marketed to children, new legislation has proposed warning labels on products that might contain the known carcinogen.
The return program is one of Lush's many sustainability initiatives.
The corporation was found guilty of not including a cancer-causing warning.
It's going to save customers a boatload of money, too.
You love to spoil your pet — so why not do it in a way that’s healthy for your pet and the planet?!
Unsurprisingly, the popularity of milk alternatives has many dairy farmers seeing a significant decrease in sales.
The UN is reminding people that if they profit off of ads featuring animals to give back to those animals in need.
Tesco is experimenting with a new way to cut back on waste by changing the way they package their produce.
Welcome to the world of microgreens — miniature plants, herbs, or vegetables that are comparable to sprouts, but unlike sprouts, use soil and sunlight to grow.
Biodegradable Plates and Cutlery Made from Wheat Bran May Not Be Gluten-Free, But They Are Pretty Cool
Wheat bran is the newest material for biodegradable tablewares.
Green Matters spoke with the actor and comedian about the fun new campaign.
Wind and solar power are on the rise.
Hundreds of dolphin bodies keep washing up.
This is an excuse to book a vacation, right?
You can now recycle disposable razors, blades, and packaging.
The flowers will help feed bees and butterflies living in cities.
NYC's New Plant-Based Medicine Program Is Healing High Cholesterol and Obesity With More Plants and Less Medicine
Dr. Sapana Shah chats with Green Matters about Bellevue's new plant-based medicine program.
36 Beagles to Be Freed From Cruel Year-Long Fungicide Experiment, Following Undercover Investigation
The Humane Society plans to rehome each dog.
Greta Thunberg Shares Powerful Reflection on Youth Climate Strike: "We Need a Whole New Way of Thinking"
The 16-year-old Swedish activist doesn't believe the burden should fall on children.
China is slowly but surely reducing restrictions on cosmetic animal testing.
Plastic waste doesn't simply go "away."
Why buy new jars when you can reuse the one that once housed your pickles or peanut butter?
As the Youth Climate Strike winds down, here are a few actions to continue helping the planet.
The brewery spent three years developing this adhesive.