The Plant Shoe can be composted at its end-of-life.
Green Matters spoke with Poshmark's co-founder to learn about the new Home Market.
Come fall, Prada will no longer use animal fur in any of its collections.
Nuuly will launch this summer, for $88 a month.
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.
Fast fashion may seem good for your wallet — but it’s bad for the planet.
Vegan leather sounds like an oxymoron — because it is — but it’s also a better alternative to real leather.
Your summer swimwear can be cute and sustainable.
These certifications will make it easier for you to know whether your clothes are made and distributed in a sustainable fashion.
These products give ocean plastic a new life.
Kristen Bell loves thrift shopping just as much as you do.
Renting your clothing is a good way to make sure that you aren’t contributing as much to the landfill.
Shopping secondhand means not only scoring deals, but also lowering your impact.
A garment can produce 1,900 microfibers in just one wash cycle.
When it comes to buying a diamond, you should make the ethical and sustainable choice — here’s why.
If you’re looking for the best places to donate your clothes, look no further — these are the places you should donate your clothes.
Going zero-waste doesn’t mean having to sacrifice your self-care routine!
Wondering about zero-waste deodorant?
Getting rid of your makeup isn’t so easy — but there is a way to get rid of what you’re not using without increasing your impact.
Making your own makeup remover is one way to stay zero-waste (but still glam)!
“Shopping Your Stash” is the makeup trend that could take down consumerism in the beauty world.
Here’s a creative way to keep your used makeup out of the landfill: Donate your used mascara wands to help wildlife in need.
Clean vs. non-toxic vs natural... what's the difference?
These beauty brands will make sure you keep your “empties” out of the landfill — and will even reward you for doing so!
The low-impact shoes are even more eco-friendly now.
When living a low-impact lifestyle, indoor plants that purify the air and can be used around the house in different ways are a total no-brainer.
Nine New Non-Animal Cosmetic Tests Approved in China, Bringing the World a Step Closer to Ending Animal Testing
There's still a long way to go when it comes to banning animal testing, but this is an important step.
In the wake of the Food and Drug Administration finding dangerous levels of asbestos in cosmetic products marketed to children, new legislation has proposed warning labels on products that might contain the known carcinogen.
The return program is one of Lush's many sustainability initiatives.
China is slowly but surely reducing restrictions on cosmetic animal testing.
Electric, not gas.
Green Matters spoke with Artis to learn about the company's animal-free makeup brushes.
"Nature is where I feel the most comfortable," the model said.
"Conscientious and informed consumers absolutely reject the exotic-skins trade," a representative for PETA tells Green Matters.
Etsy is trying to neutralize its shipping process.
Green Matters spoke with tentree's CEO to learn more about the company's mission and business model.
Eco-friendly Louis Vuitton and Christian Siriano designs lit up the red carpet at the 2019 Academy Awards.
If you want whiter teeth, you can make a super easy, zero-waste recipe at home.
Australia will no longer allow new products to go on the market if they aren't cruelty-free.
Two fashion sustainability professionals share their advice for affecting change when it comes to ethical shopping — because it's so much more than boycotting fast fashion.
The decision is expected to save around 12,000 chinchillas every year.
PANGAIA isn’t just fashionable — they’re also incredible ethical.
Learn how you can lower your impact by thinking globally every time you shop.
These social enterprises and Fair Trade companies support underserved communities with their incredible, sustainable accessories.
Thanks to deals with Madewell and a new series of funding, Summersalt is set to expand its eco-friendly operations.
The Paramore singer's cruelty-free Good Dye Young haircare is now available at Sephora's online shops.
These unique engagement rings contain compressed air pollution — and support technology that traps it.
Hopefully other cities will follow their lead.
You don't have to sacrifice style or comfort.
The explanation makes a lot of sense.
Your new jeans don't have to harm the planet.
The entire line is cruelty-free.
A beginner's guide to understanding the impact our clothes have on the planet.
Available in five colors for all skin types, the collection includes quality highlighters in shades inspired by the feathers of birds from all around the world.
The long-standing nonprofit retail store wants to attract young people looking for stylish, modern used clothing on a budget by offering curated boutiques.
Vollebak has unveiled a jacket that fights bacteria and conducts power, all with the help of a supermaterial.
When you're done with your T-shirt, you can mail it back for use in their closed loop system.
The organization's goals are based on science-based targets, which provide companies with a clearly defined way to help prevent climate change by specifying how much, and how quickly, they need to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.
We asked zero waste bloggers and YouTube hosts how to start making your own plastic-free makeup.
This subscription service combats the environmental impact of fast fashion with designer clothing you can rent.
These perfumes have sustainably sourced, natural ingredients that create amazing scents.
Whether you want an adorable pair of flats, flip-flops, or running sneakers, these brands are a safe bet for an eco-conscious purchase.
The Back to MAC recycling program offers free lipstick in exchange for empty makeup containers.
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.
Most of us are used to buying traditional pads or tampons, but eco-friendly options are growing at an exciting rate.
Yoga practitioners can strike their best pose with a little help from subscription boxes which offer tools to help build one's practice. These eight subscription boxes offer expertly curated items that that can help anyone interested in finding their best self.
Every month, Rareform diverts 20,000 pounds of discard billboards from landfills by taking the vinyl material and turning it into chic accessories like totes, cross body bags, duffles and wallets. These unique bags are durable, waterproof, lightweight, and eco-friendly. What's not to love?
I swore off all single-use plastics for good. Here's how you can, too.
Wedding guest attire is too often worn once and forgotten in the back of a closet. But thanks to the fashion industry's growing sharing economy, you don't have to sacrifice resources for fresh outfits.
Andrea Sanders, founder of Be Zero, knows a thing or two about creating a green beauty regimen. The popular author and educator teaches people every day how to create sustainable and mindful habits. And today, she's giving Green Matters a peek inside her purse.
Designers are rethinking their materials when designing their lines while also helping to address the issue of plastic in our oceans.
These controversial ingredients are in most of the hair care and makeup products we use.
Three companies from Amsterdam are finding an innovative and stylish way to deal with one of the city's biggest waste issues.