Sophie Hirsh

Sophie is a New York-based journalist who loves the Earth, animals, and analyzing Taylor Swift's music.

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  • Met gala sustainable
    Style

    Our Favorite Sustainable Looks at the 2021 Met Gala

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • NYFW Sustainability
    Style

    Sustainability at NYFW: Not Enough Eco-Conscious Fashion on Runways This Year

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • cruelty-free dog products
    Pets

    Cruelty-Free and Sustainable Dog Care Products, From Shampoo to Paw Balm

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • vegan Instagram captions
    Food

    Vegan Captions for Instagram: Quotes, Puns, and More

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Tahj Mowry
    Community

    Tahj Mowry Shares His Favorite Plant-Based Snacks and Dishes on ‘Smart Guy’ Reboot (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Acapulco, Mexico Earthquake Climate Crisis
    News

    Acapulco, Mexico Earthquake With 7.0 Magnitude Tragically Kills Teenager

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Nipah virus India
    News

    The Nipah Virus Outbreak in India Takes First Victim, a 12-Year-Old

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Eco-Friendly Stain Sticks
    Home

    Zero-Waste Stain Sticks That Are Far More Eco-Friendly Than Tide Pens

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • City of Telosa/Twitter
    News

    Billionaire Unveils Plans to Build the City of Telosa, a Sustainable and Futuristic Society

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Jacqueline Piñol adopt don't shop
    Pets

    'The Canine Condition' Docuseries Shines Light on Homeless Dog Crisis (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • IKEA’s Furniture Buy Back & Resell
    Community

    The U.S. Is Finally Getting IKEA’s Furniture Buy Back & Resell Program

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • “Forever Chemicals” Detected in Kindergarten Classrooms and Other Indoor Air
    News

    "Forever Chemicals" Detected in Kindergarten Classrooms' Air and Carpets

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Lorde Solar Power
    Style

    How Lorde Made Her ‘Solar Power’ Merch as Eco-Conscious as Possible (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Hurricane Ida Climate Change
    News

    How Climate Change Powered Hurricane Ida's Path of Destruction

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Because, Animals Mouse Meat Cat Treats
    Pets

    Startup’s Lab-Grown Mouse Meat Cat Treats Could Change the Pet Food Industry (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Dairy milk comeback
    News

    Opinion: No, Hot Girls Don’t Drink Whole Milk

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Greenland Summit Rain
    News

    It Just Rained at Greenland’s Highest Summit for the First Time — And You Can Guess Why

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Do Vegans Wear Pearls
    Living

    Why Vegans Don't Wear Real Pearls — Here's How They're Made

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Zion National Park Free Admission
    Community

    All 423 National Parks Will Be Free on Aug. 25 — and These Other Five Holidays

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • EPA Bans Controversial Pesticide Chlorpyrifos
    News

    EPA Bans Controversial Pesticide Chlorpyrifos From Being Sprayed on Food

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Wildfire Smoke COVID
    News

    How Wildfire Smoke Caused 19,700 Additional COVID Cases, According to New Harvard Study

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Eco-Friendly Salon
    Community

    Green Circle Salons Will Help You Find a Zero-Waste Haircut, Manicure, and More (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Afghanistan help refugee
    News

    How to Help Afghanistan: Refugees, Children, and Journalists Are Under Threat

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • sustainable affordable bralettes
    Style

    Our Favorite Sustainable Bras and Bralettes for Under $50

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Wisconsin Wolf Hunt 2021
    News

    Wisconsin Wolf Hunt Controversy Escalates, With 300 Wolves Set to Be Killed This Fall

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Vegan fried chicken Shark Tank
    Food

    Vegan Fried Chicken Company From ‘Shark Tank,’ Atlas Monroe, to Enter Grocery Stores (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Jerrell's Betr Brgr vegan burger NYC
    Food

    A Black-Owned, Late-Night Vegan Burger Joint Is Coming to NYC (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Recompose California human composting
    News

    California Expected to Legalize Human Composting, an Eco-Friendly Burial Method

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Cruelty-Free, Eco-Friendly Skincare
    Living

    Cruelty-Free, Eco-Friendly Skincare Brands for Sensitive Skin

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Natural Laundry Boosters
    Home

    Natural Laundry Boosters: Sustainable Ways to Keep Your Clothes Fresh

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Habitat for Humanity 3D-Printing House for April Stringfield
    Community

    Habitat for Humanity Is Now 3D-Printing Houses — and This Family of Two Is Moving Into One (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Greta Thunberg Vogue Scandinavia Cover
    News

    Greta Thunberg Talks Power of Individual Action for 'Vogue' Scandinavia's Inaugural Cover

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Climate change report UN
    News

    UN Climate Change Report Paints Fiery Picture of Humanity's Future — What You Need to Know

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Stooping NYC Instagram
    Community

    One New Yorker’s Trash Is Another’s Treasure, Thanks to “Stooping” (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Biden Electric Car
    News

    Biden Drives Electric Jeep Around White House to Announce Nation's New EV Goals

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Dixie Fire California
    News

    River and Dixie Wildfires Spread Through Northern California — What You Need to Know

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • met gala vegan
    Food

    Met Gala to Serve Fully Plant-Based Menu for the First Time

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • climate change
    News

    Climate Controversy: Meteorologist Cliff Mass Claims Climate Change Doesn't Cause Heat Waves

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • By Chloe Beatnic
    Food

    Bye, Chloe — Welcome, Beatnic

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Christian Kroll Ecosia
    Community

    Ecosia Founder Christian Kroll on How His Eco-Friendly Search Engine Fights Climate Change (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Sustainable Gender Neutral Period Care
    Living

    Sustainable Gender-Neutral Period Care: Menstrual Cups, Reusable Undies, and More

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Zero-Waste Curly Hair
    Living

    Zero-Waste Hair Products for Natural Curls

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • The Laundry Truck LA
    Community

    This Truck Does Free Mobile Laundry for LA’s Homeless Residents (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Farm destroy crops
    News

    Is the Government Really Paying Farmers to Destroy Crops and Kill Animals?

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Single-use plastic on The Good Place
    Community

    This Campaign Aims to Remove Single-Use Plastic From TV and Movies (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Daniel Norris van man
    Community

    Why Eco-Friendly MLB Pitcher Daniel Norris Lives in a Van (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Olympic Village Cardboard Beds
    News

    The Olympic Village Cardboard Beds Are Not to Meant to Deter Sex, but to Be Eco-Friendly

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Meat Me Halfway
    News

    New Doc ‘Meat Me Halfway’ Encourages Reducetarian Diets With Powerful Storytelling (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Poison ivy climate change
    News

    Poison Ivy Is Flourishing — And Getting Itchier — Thanks to the Climate Crisis

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Sunscreen recall Neutrogena
    News

    How to Know if Your Aveeno or Neutrogena Sunscreen Was Recalled for Containing the Carcinogen Benzene

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Alex Haraus age
    Community

    23-Year-Old TikToker Lives in His Car in the Backcountry to Inspire Climate Action (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Running of the Goats in Riverside Park
    Community

    Goat Herd Moves Into NYC Park for the Summer to Eat Invasive Weeds

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Amazon rainforest
    News

    Lungs of the Earth? Two Amazon Regions Now Produce More CO2 Than They Absorb

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • PFAS drinking water
    News

    EPA May Soon Classify PFAS, aka "Forever Chemicals," as Drinking Water Contaminants

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Plastic Free July Ideas
    Community

    Ideas for Taking Plastic Free July Beyond Reducing Single-Use Plastic

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • EPA Fracking
    News

    Despite Knowing the Risks, EPA Authorized Fracking With "Forever Chemicals" 10 Years Ago

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Floyd Furniture
    Home

    This Company Is Combatting “Fast Furniture” With Expandable Bed Frames, Couches, and More (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Amanda Hearst
    Community

    Amanda Hearst Shares Her “Green Routine” and Thoughts on Sustainable Fashion (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Is Renting Clothes Sustainable
    Style

    New Study Says Renting Clothes Is Unsustainable — but It's Missing the Whole Picture

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • New Vegan Meats and Products
    Food

    New Vegan Meats and Products That Have Come Out in 2021

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Elon Musk SpaceX Starship Space Junk
    News

    Elon Musk Claims SpaceX Starship Can Collect Space Junk

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Toyko Olympics Sustainability
    News

    Sustainability at the Tokyo Olympics: A Look Into the Recycled Medals, Podiums, and Eco Initiatives

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Vegan Honey Brands
    Food

    The Sweetest Vegan Honey Brands and Recipes

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Secondhand Website App
    Style

    9 Secondhand Websites for Selling and Buying Clothes, Baby Gear, and More

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Old Bra Clasps Help Turtles in Need
    Community

    Old Bra Clasps Help Turtles in Need at This Wildlife Rescue (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Gulf of Mexico Ocean Fire
    News

    Is the Gulf of Mexico Still on Fire? The Pipeline Ocean Fire, Explained

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Pollution Independence Day 2021
    Community

    Pollution Independence Day 2021: How to Get Involved and Support the Earth Bill

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Heat Wave Deaths Canada Pacific Northwest
    News

    The 2021 Northwest Heat Wave: Death Tolls Rise in Canada, Oregon, Washington

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • ETM Flint Environmental Justice
    Community

    How This Grassroots Organization Is Fighting for Environmental Justice in Flint (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Lucy Hale
    Community

    Lucy Hale Shares Her “Green Routine” and Dog Adoption Story (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Elon Musk Boxabl
    News

    Elon Musk Lives in a Tiny House for $250 Per Month

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Rachel Bilson
    Community

    Rachel Bilson Dishes on Her New ‘The O.C.’ Podcast and Her “Green Routine” (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Plastic Free July accounts
    Home

    Zero-Waste Instagram Accounts to Follow This Plastic Free July

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Elephant ban zoos U.K.
    Community

    U.K. to Ban Zoos and Safaris From Keeping Elephants

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Ecocide Definition Crime
    News

    Expert Panel Defines "Ecocide" — and Hopes to Criminalize It

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Sutton Foster
    Community

    How Sutton Foster's Daughter Inspires Her to Protect the Planet (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Lego
    Community

    Lego Unveils Recycled Plastic Bricks — but You Can't Buy Them Just Yet

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Shark Tank Eco-Friendly
    Home

    11 Eco-Friendly Products That Were on ‘Shark Tank’

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Human Composting Oregon
    Community

    Oregon Legalizes Human Composting and Water Cremation for the Departed

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Sustainable Supermarkets
    Community

    Find Out Which Major Supermarkets Are the Most and Least Sustainable

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Gluten Free Pasta Straws
    Community

    These Gluten-Free Pasta Straws Will Brighten Up Your Cocktail, Sustainably (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • PFAS-Free Makeup
    Style

    “Forever Chemicals” Found in Half of Beauty Products Tested — Here’s Our PFAS-Free Makeup List

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Black Environmental Activists
    Community

    Black Environmental Activists to Follow This Juneteenth

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Stella McCartney
    Style

    Stella McCartney’s Sustainable Autumn 2021 Collection “Celebrates Animals as Our Equals”

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Picture a Scientist Netflix
    Community

    'Picture a Scientist' on Netflix Tackles Sexism in the Science Community

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Lorde Solar Power
    Renewables

    Lorde’s New Environment-Inspired Song ‘Solar Power’ Is Renewable Energy for the Soul

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Keystone XL pipeline
    News

    Keystone XL Pipeline Is Officially Done, Finished, Finito

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Celebrity makeup artist Jamie Greenberg
    Community

    Celebrity Makeup Artist Jamie Greenberg Shares Her “Green Routine” (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Olivia Rodrigo Sustainable Fashion
    Style

    How Olivia Rodrigo Is Making Sustainable Fashion Part of Her Brand

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Khloé Kardashian water bottle
    News

    Khloé Kardashian’s Water Bottle Drama: Everything You Need to Know

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Sustainable Pride Merch
    Community

    Sustainable Pride Merch by LGBTQ+-Owned Businesses to Combat Rainbow Washing

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Estonia bans fur farming
    News

    Estonia Is Shutting Down All Its Fur Farms

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Heather Morris
    Community

    Heather Morris Shares Her “Green Routine” and Dishes on New Dark Comedy Podcast (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Icelandic Provisions Vegan Oatmilk Skyr
    Food

    Vegans: There's Finally a Plant-Based Skyr Yogurt on the Market

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Vanderpump Dogs Dan Babic
    Pets

    'Vanderpump Dogs' Star Dan Babic on Adoption and Lisa Vanderpump's "Raw and Real" Side (Exclusive)

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Fairlife milk animal abuse controversy
    News

    What Happened at Fairlife Milk? It’s Been Two Years Since the Viral Video

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Reef-Safe Sunscreens Without a White Cast
    Living

    5 Reef-Safe Sunscreens That Leave No White Cast, for Dark Skin Tones

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Shell Emissions
    News

    Court Orders Shell to Halve CO2 Emissions by 2030 in Historic Ruling

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Vegan Grape Leather
    Style

    Vegan Grape Leather Bag Raises $200K on Kickstarter

    By Sophie Hirsh
  • Greta Thunberg Short Film
    News

    Greta Thunberg Highlights the Five Ways “We Are F--cked” in New Short Film

    By Sophie Hirsh
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