"Our house is still on fire," Greta Thunberg said.
China is banning several kinds of single-use plastic gradually over the next five years.
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?
The number has increased from 480 million last week.
Donate to these organizations that are working to help victims and put out the fires.
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.
A single-use plastic ban is going into effect in these Caribbean nations.
#TeamTrees is officially planting 20 million trees.
BTS is joining the fight for a healthy planet and clean air.
November marked the highest recorded rates of Amazon deforestation in years.
Drag him, Greta.
Greta made a simple yet bold move.
"The point is to take actual action. To do your bit."
Sydney is covered in smoke from wildfires spreading along eastern Australia.
"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."
The PACT Act is finally law.
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.
The PACT Act has passed in the Senate!
Going outside in Delhi is equivalent to smoking 50 cigarettes in one day.
The "Interceptor" is the latest from The Ocean Cleanup.
"There’s nothing more important than the planet we live on."
David Burtka sat down with Green Matters to share his love of vegan meat.
The PACT Act is one step closer to becoming a federal law.
David Attenborough and Greta Thunberg aren't bothered by their haters.
The greenhouse effect is why so many of the things we do are hurting the planet.
More than a year after the launch of System 001, The Ocean Cleanup confirms that they’ve been successful in retrieving trash from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.
McDonald's is going beyond the classic burger with its latest menu offering.
19-Year-Old Xiuhtezcatl Martinez Isn't Waiting For Permission to Solve the Climate Crisis: "The Time Is NOW"
“We are going way beyond activism," 19-year-old Xiuhtezcatl Martinez tells Green Matters.
"I want to have kids. And I just can’t justify bringing them into a world where I’m not fighting every single day to make direct change for future generations," Woodley tells Green Matters.
The company wants you to guess which city will get the plant-based meat first.
Greta Thunberg Tells Trevor Noah What She Thinks of the U.S.'s Attitude on Climate Change: "Where I Come From, It's a Fact"
Greta Thunberg has some observations about New York.
Where's the beef? Not at Just Salad.
The California Assembly just passed a bill that will ban circuses from using almost all kinds of animals.
The Bridge to Work program is expanding in Little Rock.
Kebnekaise's southern peak is now only the second-tallest mountain in Sweden.
There are numerous events as part of Climate Week NYC.
The EPA is proposing less strict regulation of the oil and gas industry.
The goal is to restore the bottlenose dolphin population.
"It's still finger lickin' good."
The Amazon Fires Are Destroying Indigenous People's Homes — We Interviewed an Amazon Watch Director to Learn More
Andrew Miller of Amazon Watch explains why the indigenous people of the Amazon are under attack.
The fires in the Amazon aren’t just affecting those who live there — it’s also affecting you.
Here are answers to your biggest questions about the Amazon rainforest fires.
The Earth cannot survive without the Amazon.
Could air pollution be a cause of mental health disorders?
A meat tax is controversial, but could be effective.
The glacier's funeral is a wake-up call to protect the Earth.
This study found that it's raining plastic — here's why.
Conservationists Criticize U.S. Rollbacks to Endangered Species Act — Here's Everything You Need to Know
The Trump administration made some controversial changes.
Here's what we need to do.
Melting ice and rising sea levels could have dire consequences.
30 bottles will get you a free ride on the Rome metro.
Anne Hathaway is going green.
This could remove 85 percent of microplastics from the ocean.
The Food Date Labeling Act could help solve the U.S.'s food waste problem.
The U.K.'s 5p fee on bags has been extremely effective.
The Muncie police department's recent promotion was a huge success for the animal shelter.
Bye-bye, tiny bottles!
We are in debt to our planet.
"It is time to rebel."
The prince and the chimpanzee expert even shared a chimp-inspired dance.
Which Major Fashion Brands Are the Least Terrible? This Report Ranked Forever 21, North Face, and More
Not one brand got a perfect score.
Target just made zero-waste haircare so much easier.
A victory for animals in New York state!
These green hotels are also incredibly gorgeous.
Beyond Meat is coming to a delivery kit near you.
Shawn Mendes is Flow's new Sustainability Ambassador.
An alpinist captured a photo of the melting mountain.
Masai giraffes have gone down in population by almost 50 percent.
Scotland's Wind Energy Just Set a New Record, Putting Country on Track for 100% Renewable Electricity in 2020
Scotland's wind turbines are killing it.
Elephant and rhino populations are finally on the rise.
The bus stops are also great for biodiversity, absorbing carbon, and more.
Impossible Foods has announced its newest venture.
The green fuel is safer, more eco-friendly, energy efficient, and affordable.
Lab-grown meat and plant-based meat are on the rise.
The summit will take place in mid-July.
Your actions can make a difference.
The results are pretty harsh.
Wild Type wants to change the way we eat fish.
The group smashed the world record and recovered thousands of pounds of ocean trash.
Sea turtles could soon be off the endangered list!
If you don't want people thinking you bought wart ointment, you should probably remember your tote bags.
Here's what we can do about it.
Renewable energy is the future.
The Plant Shoe can be composted at its end-of-life.
Plants are going extinct far too quickly.
Canada finally passed a bill protecting marine mammals.
Green Matters spoke with Poshmark's co-founder to learn about the new Home Market.
Starbucks Launches Returnable, Reusable Coffee Cups at Gatwick Airport — Here's How the Scheme Works
Gatwick Airport's Starbucks is promoting reusables and taking the burden off the consumer.
Other than going for a swim, here are six ways to protect oceans in honor of World Oceans Day.
United Airlines Flies "Flight for the Planet," an Eco-Friendly Flight With Less Emissions and Low Waste
United flew a "Flight for the Planet" on World Environment Day.
Jay-Z just invested in yet another vegan business.
World Environment Day 2019's theme is air pollution.
This isn’t their first offense: They previously paid a $40 million penalty for illegally dumping oil-contaminated waste.
The major dog meat market is finally shutting down — but there's a catch.
With its signature blend of 11 herbs and spices, of course.
Here are my initial thoughts on Loop's first round.
All 11 organizations are doing incredible work for their Baltimore communities.
The law is called "Graduation Legacy for the Environment Act."
The neighborhood will be "net zero," meaning it generates as much energy as it consumes.
Behati Prinsloo is a Global Ambassador for Save The Rhino Trust Namibia.
Here's why the North Atlantic right whale's population is so low.
Malaysia is done with developed nations' plastics.
Botswana will issue 400 elephant hunting licenses every year.
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.
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!
England will have at least 130,000 more trees planted come 2021.
Green Matters spoke with two Broadway Green Captains to learn more.