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How to Recycle and Donate Linens: Blankets, Towels, and MoreDonating and recycling blankets and other linens is very possible — there are a few companies and organizations that can help.
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Greta Thunberg Detained by German Police for Protesting Coal MineGreta Thunberg was detained in Germany for protesting the demolition of Lützerath to make way for a coal mine.
Wyoming Lawmakers' Bill Proposing a Ban on Electric Vehicles Is Apparently... Satire?Rumblings of a ban on electric vehicles in the state of Wyoming have left people puzzled.
How to Have a Sustainable Bachelorette Party, to Honor a Zero-Waste BrideAn eco-friendly and sustainable bachelorette party is totally possible — here are a few tips.
UAE Appoints Head of Major Oil Company as COP28 President — SeriouslySultan Ahmed Al Jaber — who is the CEO of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, aka ADNOC — will be president of COP28.
How Martin Luther King Jr. Laid the Groundwork for Environmental JusticeMLK Jr. used his voice to advocate for environmental justice on multiple occasions.
Since 1977, Exxon Knew It Would Cause Climate Catastrophe, New Research ProvesExxon scientists knew about the global warming its products would cause, thanks to its own projection models.
The FDA Is No Longer Requiring Animal Testing for New DrugsThe FDA is no longer requiring animal testing, thanks to the FDA Modernization Act 2.0.
Facts You May Not Have Known About Martin Luther King Jr.In honor of MLK Jr. Day, here are some interesting facts about Martin Luther King Jr.
Stephen Fry Narrates New Docuseries 'A Year on Planet Earth,' Showcasing Wild Animals Growing Up'A Year on Planet Earth' on Fox Nation is the latest nature docuseries.
A Killer Whale Has Beached in Florida for the First TimeIn Florida, a female orca washed up on the beach, and she passed away soon after.
A Rare Green Comet Is About to Pass by Earth: How to See ItA rare green comet, which has not been visible from Earth in tens of thousands of years, is going to be an exciting sight to behold.
5 Sustainable, Non-Alcoholic Drink Companies for Enjoying MocktailsHere are some of the most eco-friendly non-alcoholic drinks on the market, in honor of Dry January.
Wolves Will Soon Be Introduced in Colorado — but Conservationists Aren't Happy With the PlanWildlife officials have been working on plans to reintroduce wolves to the Colorado wild, in an effort to recover the animal's population.
Girl Scouts Kick Off the 2023 Season With a New Vegan Cookie and Major Vegan SponsorGirl Scouts of the USA is launching a new vegan cookie and partnering with a major vegan brand for the 2023 cookie season.
How to Score a Free Lush Face Mask By Saving Your Empties (Exclusive)Lush's recycling program is one of the company's many sustainability initiatives.
Standing Rock Protests Come to Life in Feature Film 'On Sacred Ground,' Starring David Arquette (Exclusive)'On Sacred Ground' is a new movie that chronicles the 2016 construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, as well as the protests against it.
A Massive Palm Oil Spill on Melbourne Beaches Leaves Beachgoers, Well, OilyIn Melbourne, Australia, a massive spill of vegetable oil — consisting mostly of palm oil — has contaminated oceans and beaches.
Try Reusable Water Balloons for an Eco-Friendly Summer BattleWe suggest using reusable, eco-friendly water balloons for all of your water balloon fight needs.
Niagara Falls Tunnel Tours Open to the Public, Beneath Old Hydroelectric Power PlantA tunnel under Niagara Falls is now part of the tour experience at this world wonder.
The Voluntary Human Extinction Movement Believes Not Having Kids Will Preserve the Human RaceThe Voluntary Human Extinction Movement aims to reduce the number of people on Earth.
What Does Sustainably-Sourced Seafood Actually Mean?Does sustainable seafood really exist? Here's everything you need to know.
Pamela Anderson’s PETA Ads Prove She Is Dedicated to Protecting AnimalsOver the years, Pamela Anderson’s PETA ads have made waves — and this week, she starred in a new one in honor of Valentine’s Day 2022.
Is Chris Evans Vegan? The "Sexiest Man Alive" and His Rescue Dog Are BFFsIs Chris Evans vegan? The Captain America actor was just named 'People's' Sexiest Man Alive.
The Best Reusable and Compostable Cotton SwabsAre there any zero-waste Q-tip alternatives out there that can help us avoid sending plastic cotton swabs to landfills?
Human Composting Is Legal in These States: A Running ListWhat states allow human composting in the U.S. in 2023? We'll continually update this list.
Animal Testing Is Still Required for Drugs and Certain Cosmetics — What Are the Pros and Cons?Here's a look into the pros and cons of animal testing, aka vivisection, both in the pharmaceutical industry and the cosmetics industry.
New York Governor Has Officially Legalized Human Composting StatewideHuman composting in New York could soon be legal, as Gov. Kathy Hochul prepares to — hopefully — sign the bill that would make human composting in New York a legal practice,
Though Rodeos May Seem Fun, They Cause Immense Abuse to Horses and CattleAnimal abuse in the rodeo industry is rampant — so rampant that people protest rodeos constantly.
China Removes Another Layer of Animal Testing Requirements, Meaning More Brands Can Become Cruelty-FreeChina has lightened some of its regulations, meaning a number of popular companies can now be classified as truly cruelty-free.
Vegan Silk Is Being Made Out of Plants Like Eucalyptus, Pineapples, and BananasWhat is vegan silk made of? A variety of common and unique fabrics can be used to make silk alternative fabrics.
Zero-Waste Laundry Detergent Sheets for a Sustainable Clothing WashThese are some of the best laundry detergent sheets.
Benefits of a Tiny Home: Everything You Need to Know About the Eco-Friendly HousesTiny homes are a rising trend — and not only are they cool, but they're affordable and eco-friendly.
BIllie Eilish Says She Doesn't Fly Private, for New 'Vogue' Cover Along With Eight Climate ActivistsDoes Billie Eilish fly private planes or commercial? The musician opened up about the controversial topic in a new 'Vogue' interview.
How to Save Water at Home: Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced TipsSave water around the house with these 15 tips.
Are There Eco-Friendly Acrylic or Press-On Nails? Here Are Your Best OptionsHere's a look into some of the slightly more eco-friendly acrylic and press-on nails on the market.
Get Into the Veganuary Spirit With These Books About VeganismThese books about veganism will help you on your vegan journey, whether you're just starting out or are a longtime activist.
These Are the Greenest States to Die In, According to a New ReportA new report analyzes the greenest states to die in, as they have better access to green burials, such as human composting and aquamation.
Modern Slavery Expert Shares the Horrors of Cobalt Mining for EVs and Smartphones on 'The Joe Rogan Experience'Joe Rogan interviewed modern slavery expert Siddharth Kara about the cobalt mining industry, which presents a host of ethical and human rights issues.
These New Animal Species Have Been Discovered — or Rediscovered — in 2022Experts have already discovered a few new and rare species in 2022.
Our Favorite Plant-Based Holiday Recipes for a Cozy Vegan FeastThese plant-based holiday recipes are sure to please everyone at your table.
Is Mike White Vegan? The 'White Lotus' Creator Is a Longtime Animal LoverIs Mike White vegan? Here's what we know about the 'White Lotus' creator's lifestyle and diet.
Ohio Mink Farm Shutting Down, Just Weeks After Activists Freed 10,000 of Their MinksThe Van Wert, Ohio mink farm is closing down, just five weeks after animal rights activists freed 10,000 minks from a fur farm.
New Research Highlights the Potato's Health Benefits, so Let's Stop Vilifying These Tasty SpudsAre potatoes healthy? A new study says they have a number of health benefits. Let's look at the nutrition of red potatoes, sweet potatoes, and more.
Biden Signs Big Cat Public Safety Act Into Law, Thanks to 'Tiger King' BoostThe Big Cat Public Safety Act will ban public contact with and possession of big cats including cheetahs, lions, and, of course, tigers.
Alicia Silverstone Gets Nude to Promote Vegan Leather: "I'd Rather Go Naked Than Wear Animals"Alicia Silverstone's new PETA ad calls attention to the environmental destruction in the leather industry.
Why Environmentalists Are Criticizing 3M's New Pledge to Stop Manufacturing PFAS3M just announced that it will stop manufacturing and making PFAS by 2025.