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- Why isn't cashmere vegan? Victoria's Secret has responded to PETA's ongoing pleas, by banning the use of the material that's linked to animal abuse.
World’s Largest Cultivated Meats Production Facility to Open in North CarolinaWilson, North Carolina is about to open the world's largest cultivated meats facility, from eco-focused food manufacturer, BELIEVER.
England to Announce Ban on Single-Use Plastic Balloon Sticks, Cutlery, and MoreA new single-use plastic ban is about to be enacted in England, in an effort to reduce pollution across the U.K.
Director of 'SLAY' Left Haunted After Filming in Leather Tanneries, Factory Farms: "Skins Are Not a Fabric" (Exclusive)The documentary 'SLAY,' from director and producer Rebecca Cappelli, exposes animal abuse, environmental harm, and human rights issues in the leather, wool, and fur fashion industries.
DIY Mosquito Repellent That's Eco-Friendly, Safe, and *Actually* EffectiveLearn how you can DIY your way to a mosquito-free summer with this repellent!
Can Shredded Paper Be Recycled?Can recycling centers take shredded paper, and if not, where can you take it if you’ve already shredded it?
Will an Egg a Day Keep the Doctor Away, or Will It Simply Raise Your Cholesterol?Eggs are a nutritious way to get daily protein, but what happens if you eat boiled eggs everyday?
Can You Install Solar Panels in an Apartment? Here Are a Few OptionsSolar panels for apartments are out there, ranging from small portable ones that can charge your phone to high-tech blinds outfitted with solar panels.
Eco-Friendly Hanukkah Candles to Make Your Holiday Sustainable and BrightHanukkah is coming up on Dec. 18, but to ensure your eight day celebration is sustainable, check out these eco-friendly Hanukkah candles.
Which Candy Canes Are Vegan? Check Out Some of Our FavoritesAre candy canes vegan? For the most part, they are vegan. Some of our favorite options are from Yum Earth, Spangler, Thrive Market, and more.
The Earth's Environment Is Constantly Changing — But How Do We Adapt to It All?People have existed for millions of years. Over time, there have been all kinds of changes to the environment around us. But how do we adapt to it all?
Crowd-Pleasing Vegan Party Dishes for This Holiday SeasonWhether you're going to a Christmas party or if you're simply getting together with friends, these are the best vegan party dishes.
Our Favorite Zero-Waste, Cruelty-Free Hand SoapsWe’ve rounded up eight companies — plus one DIY option — making low-impact, cruelty-free hand soaps, from hand soap tablets to bar soaps to liquid refills in plastic-free bottles.
Sustainable Dupes for the Lululemon Everywhere Belt BagCan't find the lululemon Everywhere Belt Bag anywhere? Check out these eco-friendly fanny packs, which are all solid dupes for the lulu version.
Sexperts Weigh In on THC- and CBD-Infused Lube (Exclusive)Right now, CBD- and THC-infused lube are all the rage, but is it worth it? We spoke to a few different sex experts to get more information on both.
The Best Non-Dairy Milks for Toddlers and KidsThere are many non-dairy milks that experts recommend for kids.
5 DIY Wreath Ideas That Are Low-Waste and FestiveBuying a brand-new wreath can be expensive and unsustainable, but these DIY wreath ideas are a great alternative.
Miyoko's Ice Cream: Where and When to Get It, Flavors, and MoreDoes Miyoko's Creamery offer ice cream? Seattle-based company, Frankie & Jo's announced it would be offering the plant-based company's ice cream this holiday season.
House Cats Can Wreak Havoc on Wildlife — Here’s How to Let Them Thrive IndoorsWhile we know the environmental impact of pets in general can be high with the pet food and toy industry, house cats have a big impact on wildlife.
Why Dogs Shake Their Heads, and When You Should Worry About ItHead shaking is an instinctual movement for dogs. However, if it becomes more persistent, it might be a cause for concern.
New York City Mayor Invests in Plant-Based Training For Healthcare ProfessionalsThanks to a recent investment from New York City Mayor Eric Adams and the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, healthcare workers can now undergo plant-based training.
Here's How Much Water Almonds *Really* Waste Per Year — Hint: It Doesn't Even Compare to DairyHow much water does it take to grow an almond? The amount may actually surprise you considering just how popular almond milk has become.
Deforestation Is Linked to These Products, Which Are Being Banned by the EUThe European Union has banned all "products linked to deforestation" — but what does that mean? Here's what to know about the new law.
Ultraprocessed Foods Linked to Cognitive Decline in New Study: What Foods to AvoidWhat are some ultra processed foods, anyway?
These Eco-Friendly Stocking Stuffers Will Turn Your Holiday Season GreenIf you’re trying to be more sustainable this holiday season, there are so many eco-friendly stocking stuffer ideas out there.
These Sustainable DIY Ornaments Will Put You In the Holiday SpiritMaking sustainable DIY Ornaments is not only a fun activity, it's a great way to bring loved ones together during the holiday season.
Vegan Philadelphia Cream Cheese Is the Cruelty-Free Shmear of Our Wildest DreamsPlant-based folks and lactose intolerant bagel lovers alike are looking forward to getting their hands onVegan Philadelphia cream cheese.
Snowshoes: What Size Am I, Eco-Friendly Brands, and How to Get StartedWhat size snowshoe am I, and which brands are the most sustainable? Here's a guide to picking the perfect snowshoes this winter, for beginners.
These National Parks Are Even More Beautiful In the Winter Than in the SummerThere are national parks all over the U.S., and they are just as much fun in the winter as they are in the summer. Here are the best ones to visit.
Senior Rescue Dog and TikTok "No Bones" Sensation, Noodle the Pug, Has DiedLast year, senior rescue dog, Noodle the pug, became a TikTok star for his "bones or no bones" videos. Sadly, he died this past weekend at age 14.
Kapok Fiber Used For Clothing Adds Compostable, Fruity Flair to Our WardrobesWhile we're generally proponents of shopping secondhand — or not at all — these kapok fiber pieces from Tentree are compostable and renewable.
Is 'Wednesday' Star, Jenna Ortega, Vegan? Here's What We Know About Her LifestyleIs 'Wednesday' actress, Jenna Ortega, vegan? Here's what we know about the rising star's lifestyle.
Here’s How to Add Nitrogen to Soil, NaturallyIf you’re wondering how to add nitrogen to soil naturally, there are a ton of different routes you can take. Adding nitrogen to soil without fertilizer is simple.
Sustainable Hostess Gifts for Christmas That Everyone Will LoveGift-giving during the holidays can be tricky, especially when you’re trying to be more eco-friendly. Check out this list of sustainable hostess gifts for Christmas to get some ideas.
DIY Winter Decorations to Make Your Holiday Season More SustainableThese DIY winter decorations are low-waste and simple. There’s no need to buy festive decor from the store when you can create awesome pieces at home.
Gas Stoves Pose Health and Environmental Risks — How to Reduce Their ImpactThere are a few ways to reduce a gas stove’s health risks, make them more efficient and eco-friendly, and emit less pollutants.
Make Your Home Smell Amazing, By Whipping Up Your Own DIY Christmas PotpourriDIY Christmas potpourris are a great way to make your house smell amazing this holiday season. Check out this guide on how to make your own!
Avoiding Candles? Try These 3 Amazing Simmer Pots for the HolidaysIf you’re trying to avoid candles this season, these three simmer pot recipes for the holidays are a great alternative.
These Videos of People Dumpster Diving Outside of Apple Stores Are InsaneSeveral videos posted to social media have shown people dumpster diving outside an Apple store, which resulted in some very impressive finds.
How Is Denim Made — and Made Sustainably? A Look Into the ProcessHow is denim made? And what manufacturing processes can make denim sustainable?
Turns Out You Should Be Watering Your Christmas Tree — Here's How Often You Should Do ItHow much should you water Christmas trees? If your tree is real, you may not have realize how important it is for the longevity of this holiday staple.
Attention Milk Lovers: Check Out These 4 Amazing Non-Dairy Milks That Taste Like DairyIf you like the taste of cow’s milk but don’t want to actually drink it, check out these non-dairy milks that taste like the real thing.
Your Pillows May Be Nasty Beneath the Pillowcase — Here's How to Wash Your PillowsDo you clean your pillows? You may not think about it in the same way you think to wash your sheets, but it's a simple process. Here's how.
Ski Sustainably With These Eco-Friendly BrandsWhether you're an avid skier or if you're just getting started, opting for sustainable ski brands is best.
The Gentle Barn to Open Animal Sanctuary in New York, to Focus on Rescued Carriage HorsesThe Gentle Barn is coming to New York’s Westchester County, not far from New York City.
Celebrate the Holidays With Our Guide to Vegan EggnogHere’s a look into the best vegan eggnogs on the market, as well as a few non-dairy, plant-based eggnog recipes.
What Bottles to Use As a Home Brewer — and Where to Find ThemIf you are thinking about trying to brew something yourself, make sure you are using the right bottles.
Check out These Sustainable Holiday Cards, Because 'Tis the SeasonSustainable holiday cards can have a bigger impact on the environment than you may realize. Here are some brands to look out for this season.
Here Are the Best Trail Running Shoes for Any Kind of TerrainAre you looking for new trail running shoes? Here are the best ones that help you tackle any terrain you come across while letting your feet breathe.
Here's How Many Gallons of Water a Dishwasher Uses, If You're Looking to Conserve H2OHow many gallons of water does a dishwasher use per load? Over the years, they have gotten more efficient with less of an environmental impact.