TrendingStyle7 Etsy Shops Full Of Cruelty-Free Skincare

These seven Etsy shops from around the world offer an impressive range of cruelty-free products you can feel good about putting on your face.

By Marissa Higgins
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TrendingNews72 Million New Homes Will Run On Solar Power By 2030

A new report shares why decentralized energy grids will power the homes of the future and make a major difference in the lives of those in developing countries currently with limited or zero access to electricity. 

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TrendingNewsStarbucks And McDonalds Team Up To Create A Compostable To-Go Cup

Starbucks and McDonalds are working together to rethink to-go cups and inviting others to join them in creating eco-friendly packaging in an effort to reduce waste and environmental impact.

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TrendingFoodMeat And Dairy Corporations Could Soon Beat Oil As World's Worst Polluters

A new report finds that meat and dairy producers are on track to surpass the oil industry's greenhouse gas emissions.

By Kristin Hunt
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Adidas Vows To Use Only Recycled Plastic By 2024

Adidas is going to exclusively use recycled plastics for their products by 2024, similar to the athletic wear they sell through a collaboration with Parley. 41 percent of polyester they use in their upcoming lineup next year will be recycled.

By Brian Spaen
2 days ago
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This Company Makes Toys From Recycled Plastic

Green Toys makes beach pails, rockets, and Sesame Street gardening kits out of recycled plastic milk jugs.

By Kristin Hunt
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5 Eco-Friendly Period Products You Will Actually Want To Use

Most of us are used to buying traditional pads or tampons, but eco-friendly options are growing at an exciting rate.

By Marissa Higgins
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Ireland Will Be The First Country To Divest From Fossil Fuels

Ireland will be passing their Fossil Fuel Divestment Bill, which is heading to an upper chamber, around September. This forces them to sell off companies they're linked to and hope to get on track to meet their Paris Agreement goals.

By Brian Spaen
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UN Environment And Yale Debut Stunning Sustainable Tiny Home Collaboration

As architects think about ways to create smarter housing in urban areas, one project from UN Environment and Yale aims to show the public what can be done in small living spaces with eco-friendly design in mind. 

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The Biggest Vertical Farm In The World Is Breaking Ground In November

One of the biggest airline food providers is starting construction on a vertical farm in Dubai as a solution to demand for fresh greens and a severe water shortage.

By Aimee Lutkin
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This Zoo Wants To Save Geoffrey The Toys ‘R Us Giraffe For A Conservation Campaign

The San Antonio Zoo thinks Geoffrey the Toys 'R Us mascot could have a second life as a conservation advocate.

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8 Eco-Friendly Products On Sale For Prime Day

Scoop up solar panels, steel water bottles, and essential oil diffusers on Amazon.

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Scientists Discover Thriving Coral Reefs Under Oceanic Volcanoes

Researchers from marine life advocates Oceana have discovered a surprising new world under the sea near Sicily.

By Aimee Lutkin
1 week ago
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Sweden Is On Track To Reach Its Green Energy Goals A Decade Early

Sweden's aggressive target of generating over 40 terawatt-hours of renewable energy by 2030 could be reached nearly a decade early. A massive amount of wind power projects could hit a snag in market value with subsidies, but SWEA could push to close those up by the end of the year.

By Brian Spaen
1 week ago
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Starbucks Announces Plan To Ban Straws From All Stores

Starbucks is ramping up its sustainability efforts with a plan to eradicate the use of plastic straws in its assembly line.

By Aimee Lutkin
1 week ago
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This Vegan Ice Cream Is Made Out Of Avocados

Cado is the world's first ice cream created with a creamy avocado base. There's no dairy or nuts added, no artificial ingredients come along with the various flavors they offer, and the product is completely organic.

By Brian Spaen
2 weeks ago
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Honeybees Are Being Saved By Dogs Trained To Sniff Out Bacteria

It's challenging and laborious to detect this bacteria that decimates bee populations, so an apiary inspector trained a dog to do it. They're amazing.

By Aimee Lutkin
2 weeks ago
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These Farmers Are Turning Extra Milk Into Yogurt And Cheese For Those In Need

Dairy farms have seen a regression in profits with less people consuming milk, cheese, and yogurt. However, excess production doesn't have to be wasted, and a non-profit in Philadelphia has created a program that helps the farmers and the hungry.

By Brian Spaen
2 weeks ago