A new FDA policy will no longer require animals used for lab experiments to be killed after testing is complete.
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Food waste was avoided at the Super Bowl by diverting 35,000 pounds of leftovers to local shelters.
Propolis is created by bees to help protect their hives — so do humans need it?
Here's exactly what the Paris Agreement does.
Antarctic chinstrap penguin colonies are struggling to adjust to the climate crisis.
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Greta Thunberg will be the subject of a new documentary TV series produced by BBC Studios.
Here are some of the most sustainable looks from the 2020 awards season.
Nearly half of Barcelona's asthma cases can be attributed to air pollution, according to a new study.
Antarctica may have just hit its highest temperature ever recorded.
New research shows that more Americans are concerned about the climate crisis than you may think.
Weddings will be greener than ever this year.
There are so many benefits of plants — so you may as well add more to your home!
Nordstrom just launched See You Tomorrow, a resale website featuring returned Nordstrom merchandise.
You’ve probably heard a lot about fracking, but there’s still likely a lot you don’t know about it.
You already know you should be using a metal straw, but which ones should you get? See the best ones!
The Staples Center is making the world a brighter place using the flowers left to commemorate Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna.
The accolades keep coming for 17-year-old Greta Thunberg — the latest being another Nobel Prize nomination.
CBD oil may seem like a miracle solution — but like anything else, there are some issues.
Jane Gooddall is proving the power of everyone doing their part by planting 5 million trees this year alone.
Climate change touches every part of your life — and now it’s coming for your wine.
Maggie Rogers Brings Sustainability to the Grammys Red Carpet With Vintage Dress, Reusable Water Bottle
Maggie Rogers said sustainability — but make it fashion.
Madagascar is taking drastic (and necessary) measures to help protect its biodiversity.
Cruelty-free and vegan mean different things when it comes to cosmetics.
Here's how five popular types of pots and pans stack up.
There are a lot of reasons to have your own chicken coop — and it doesn’t have to cost you a lot of money!
To help do your part to stop or slow global warming, it’s important to also understand the causes of global warming.
"Our house is still on fire," Greta Thunberg said.
We interviewed Silk's Senior Manager of Product Development to learn all about developing new non-dairy milks.
China is banning several kinds of single-use plastic gradually over the next five years.
It’s no secret that transportation is a significant source of emissions — so how can you go on a road trip and still make it sustainable? Learn more.
Tiny homes aren’t just trendy — they’re also incredibly positive for the environment. But are they safe? Learn more.
A Complete Guide to the Electric Vehicle Tax Credit – What It Is, How to Claim It, and How Much You Could Potentially Save
Did you also know that purchasing an electric vehicle also comes with a significant financial incentive from the government?
As we well know by now, climate change and other environmental issues are not any one person’s concern. They are all of our concerns. That’s why recent coverage of climate change has been calling for international cooperation on all sides.
California's Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act just went into effect.
Students will strike for three days in honor of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day.
Every load of wash releases up to 100,000 microfibers — here are a few ways to stop that.
How the Climate Crisis and Rising Temperatures Will Increase Injury-Related Deaths, According to New Study
Rising global temperatures may cause more injury-related deaths in the future, according to a new study.
Joaquin Phoenix and Martin Sheen Get Arrested After Passionate Speeches at Fire Drill Friday Protest
Joaquin Phoenix and Martin Sheen were both arrested for protesting climate inaction with Jane Fonda.
The Australia Wildfire Fund is a new charity to help with relief for the Australian bushfires.
Taco Bell's 2020 commitments focus on sustainability.
Greta Thunberg's skyrocket to fame has inspired some criticism from climate science deniers — are any of the theories true?
If you’ve made the decision to go tiny, you probably already know that these tiny homes sometimes come with big problems.
The number has increased from 480 million last week.
Impossible Foods revealed its newest product at CES: meatless pork.
Donate to these organizations that are working to help victims and put out the fires.
Wire hangers are probably plentiful in your home — but can you recycle them? Learn what to do with all the potential waste.
Many speeches acknowledged the climate crisis and its ties to the fires in Australia.
1,300 celebrity diners will eat completely plant-based at Sunday's awards show.
The deadly bushfires tearing through Australia still show no signs of stopping.
Australian bushfires are generating pyro-cumulonimbus clouds, making it difficult to put the fires out.
DeliverZero is making zero-waste restaurant delivery possible in NYC, slowly but surely.
A single-use plastic ban is going into effect in these Caribbean nations.
Veganuary director Wendy Matthews shares her best tips for eating vegan for 31 days with Green Matters.
Vote with your dollar and support ethical companies this holiday season.
The new battery does not require any toxic heavy metals.
#TeamTrees is officially planting 20 million trees.
BTS is joining the fight for a healthy planet and clean air.
Gardening and maintaining a yard can be a fun and rewarding pastime (or sometimes chore), but no homeowner wants to take care of their lawn at the risk of harming themselves, a family member, or even their pets.
The 2010s were filled with innovations that are helping our planet.
Excuse the cliché, but unless you live under a rock, there is almost no avoiding CBD lately.
"I want people to stop using and wearing fur, it’s that simple."
While you may already know that the effects of global warming are bad and that climate change will inevitably lead to crisis (if we’re not there already), you may be wondering what the in-depth effects of global warming actually are.
November marked the highest recorded rates of Amazon deforestation in years.
Vegan hot dogs have come a long way — here are five of the best ones on the market.
This list has more than just your reusable water bottles and stainless steel straws.
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You’re well versed on the advantages of following a vegan diet — but that doesn’t mean eating out isn’t still daunting.
Drag him, Greta.
There are lots of reasons why you may not opt to use dairy milk — but that doesn’t mean your recipes should have to change.
Greta made a simple yet bold move.
The label of “cruelty-free” isn’t regulated by the FDA — so what does it really mean to be cruelty-free?
"The point is to take actual action. To do your bit."
Going vegan doesn't mean saying goodbye to your boyfriends Ben and Jerry.
Sydney is covered in smoke from wildfires spreading along eastern Australia.
Are Compostable Diapers a Thing? Here’s the Deal With Sustainable Diapers and Which Brands Can Be Composted
Diapers are a necessary evil, but they can be really costly over time and don’t forget, they’re essentially single-use.
Vegetarians and vegans can easily get adequate protein!
Though some countries are worse than others when it comes to ocean pollution, it’s a problem that affects all of us.
If you noticed on your most recent run to the grocery store that the expiration date on a jug of organic milk is longer than the expiration date on regular, conventional milk, then you may have some questions.
"Our hope is that individuals leave our custody more mindful of the benefits of a reduced meat diet, both for themselves and for the planet."
If you have ever experienced a burning pain in your upper or mid-chest, a pain that may worsen while lying down, then you know the frustrating discomfort of heartburn.
As we live, breathe, drive cars, and cut down trees, we as a people emit greenhouse gases into the air. This is marked by what’s called a carbon footprint.
The PACT Act is finally law.
You can eat affordably — and consciously — at Taco Bell.
The benefits of veganism extend far beyond your health.
Before we had plant-based “meats,” we had tofu. Learn how it’s made.
"Let's just be better, in little tiny ways, until it's a better world."
An inside look at Candiani's sustainable L.A. design center.
Winter boots don't need to be made from animals to keep you warm.
11 Vegan Thanksgiving Sides That Will Impress Everyone — Plus, Advice for the Holiday From Longtime Vegans
Thanksgiving is all about the side dishes — and these vegan recipes will help keep your Turkey Day turkey-free.
Over the past few weeks, tragic bushfires have been tearing through eastern Australia.
Alex Trebek once purchased more than 60 acres of land and donated it to a Los Angeles conservancy.
Not all materials are created equal and certainly not all plastic is, either.
The PACT Act has passed in the Senate!