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At the first-ever UN Ocean Conference this week in New York, major fishing firms made a pledge to protect the world's oceans and put an end on illegal activities including slave labor and overfishing in an effort to sustain wildlife.
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Two of Hollywood's A-list hair pros cofounded a salon that's as focused on being eco-friendly as it is on hair styling. They also give back to their community by donating hair, offer gender-neutral bathrooms, and use cruelty-free products.
New Technology Cuts Food Waste And Overspending At Grocery Stores
A new technology spreading across grocery stores around the world could help make prices more accurate, leading to happier customers and more efficient employees. Most importantly, it can significantly cut down on food waste, too.
These Sneakers Created From Algae Make Footwear Sustainable
Innovative new sneakers made from algae are said to return gallons of clean water to habitats and reduce a significant amount of carbon dioxide from the planet's atmosphere, courtesy of Vivobarefoot and Bloom.
Beauty Brands Turn Towards Making Eco-Friendly Fragrances
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