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Native Shoes Launches 100% Backyard Compostable and Plant-Based SneakerNative Shoes' Plant Shoe is entirely plant-based and 100% biodegradable.
Poshmark's New Home Market Allows Users to Sell Home Goods, Decor, and MoreGreen Matters spoke with Poshmark's co-founder to learn about the new Home Market.
Lush's New Collection Of Eco-Friendly Skin Highlighters Celebrates NatureThe collection is available in five colors and supports women
Goodwill Opens Curated Boutique For Millennials On A BudgetGoodwill wants to attract young people looking for stylish, modern used clothing on a budget by offering curated boutiques.
This First Of Its Kind Jacket Absorbs Heat And Conducts ElectricityThe sportswear brand Vollebak has created a graphene jacket that fights bacteria, conducts heat and electricity, and withstands almost any weather condition.
This T-Shirt Company Is Making It Easy To Avoid Fast FashionThis t-shirt company is taking on fast fashion — by making high quality shirts more accessible.
Levi's Sets Ambitious Goal To Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2025Levi's makes a plan to cut back their greenhouse gas emissions.
4 Sustainable Fragrances That'll Make You Smell GreatThese fragrances are great — and gentle on the planet.
Get Free Makeup From MAC By Returning Your Empty ContainersBack to MAC offers free lipstick in exchange for your empty makeup containers.
7 Etsy Shops Full Of Cruelty-Free SkincareThese Etsy shops have plenty of offerings when it comes to cruelty-free skincare.
5 Eco-Friendly Period Products You Will Actually Want To UseThese products will make your time of the month a little more "green."
8 Yoga Subscription Boxes To Help You Find ZenThese yoga subscription boxes are the best way to treat yourself or any yogi in your life.
These Unique Bags Are Made From Upcycled BillboardsBillboards are getting a second-life thanks to these new innovative bags.
What Is Fast Fashion And How Does It Impact The Environment?A beginner's guide to understanding the impact our clothes — and fast fashion — have on the planet.
Serena Williams Just Launched A 100% Vegan Clothing LineSerena Williams just created her own fashion line — that is totally vegan and cruelty-free.
London Goes Fur-Free For Fashion WeekDesigners are beginning to notice you don't need fur for fashion.
Urban Outfitters Launches Nuuly, A Clothing Rental SubscriptionNuuly will offer clothing from Urban Outfitters, Free People, Anthropologie, and other brands for rental.
Designers Upcycle Used Fire Hoses Into Eco-Friendly AccessoriesEvery year, 1.3 million tons of clothes are discarded and replaced in the United Kingdom alone.
What Are Microfibers? Here's What You Can Do to Avoid ThemHere's everything you need to know about microfibers and how they affect the environment.
How to Build a Capsule Wardrobe, According To The Woman Who Invented ItBuilding a capsule wardrobe is a good way to cut back on your waste when it comes to clothing.
These Eco-Friendly Jeans Are Made Using Shrimp ShellsShrimp shells are perfect for making eco-friendly denim.
Prada Is Going Fur-Free Later This YearPrada just announced that later this year, it will be a completely fur-free brand.
5 Places To Buy Sustainable Denim This FallSkip the fast fashion this fall, and check out these five places that offer eco-friendly denim.
Kat Von D's Makeup Collection Goes 100% Vegan For 10th AnniversaryKat Von D is launching a 10 Year Anniversary Collection that's completely vegan.
Clothing, Shoe, and Accessory Options Made From Recycled Ocean PlasticOcean plastic can be given a new life thanks to companies that recycle it into new products.
Kristen Bell Is a Thrift Shopping Queen — And So Are Her KidsKristen Bell opened up in a new interview about her newfound thrifty habits.
What Is Vegan Leather, Anyway?!Vegan leather sounds like an oxymoron — because it is — but it’s also a better alternative to real leather.
Why You Should Consider Ethical and Sustainable DiamondsWhen it comes to buying a diamond, you should make the ethical and sustainable choice — here’s why.
Tips for Thrifting: How to Master Secondhand ShoppingShopping secondhand means not only scoring deals, but also lowering your impact.
9 Beauty Ideas That Are Zero-Waste and Do-It-YourselfThese beauty ideas that you can make at home are also zero-waste!
Renting Your Clothes Gives You an Endless Wardrobe — While Helping the EnvironmentRenting your clothing is a good way to make sure that you aren’t contributing as much to the landfill.
These Shoes Have Soles Made From Recycled Chewing GumGumshoe is a sneaker made from recycled chewing gum.
What Are Parabens And Phthalates?Parabens and phthalates get a bad rap — but what exactly is in these controversial ingredients?
These Eco-Friendly Brands Are Turning Ocean Pollution Into Cool And Comfortable FashionThese sustainable brands are repurposing plastic for fashion.
These Are the Best Places to Donate ClothesIf you’re looking for the best places to donate your clothes, look no further — these are the places you should donate your clothes.
'Be Zero' Founder Reveals The Waste-Free Staples She Keeps In Her PurseBe Zero blogger Andrea Sanders reveals the zero-waste toolkit she always carries.
How I Learned To Survive Without Single-Use PlasticLiving plastic-free isn't as hard as it seems — but there's a lot to learn.
How to Get Rid of Your Unwanted Makeup — EthicallyGetting 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.
What Makes 'Clean' Beauty Products Clean? Here's What You Need to Know About Makeup ClaimsThe definition of "clean" beauty varies from brand to brand — here's what you need to know.
Your Used Makeup Could Help Animals in NeedHere’s a creative way to keep your used makeup out of the landfill: Donate your used mascara wands to help wildlife in need.
Reebok's Eco-Friendly 'Cotton + Corn' Sneakers Go VeganReebok has replaced the leather on its Cotton + Corn sneakers with cotton, making them more eco-friendly and animal-friendly.
A Guide to Using Aloe Vera Plants Around the HouseCheck out all the ways you can use aloe vera around your home — and in your beauty routine.
Nine New Non-Animal Cosmetic Tests Approved in China, Bringing the World a Step Closer to Ending Animal TestingChina has nine new approved ways of testing cosmetics pre-market.
Bill Proposes Warning Labels for Kids’ Cosmetics That Might Contain AsbestosA new bill has come out proposing that all kids’ cosmetics should have a label stating that the item may contain asbestos.
75-Year-Old Woman Upcycled Wegmans Plastic Bags to Knit a Skirt Suit, And She Looks FabulousRosa Ferrigno put her knitting skills to good use by upcycling Wegmans bags into a full skirt suit.
China Comes Close to Ending Routine Post-Market Animal Testing — A Small But Powerful StepChina will no longer conduct post-market animal testing in routine cases.
James Bond Goes Green in New Movie With Electric Aston Martin CarFor the first time, James Bond will drive an electric Aston Martin car on screen.
How These Luxury Vegan Makeup Brushes Can Amp Up Your Beauty and Skincare RoutineArtis tells Green Matters about the beauty company's animal-free makeup brushes.
Gisele Bündchen Embraces Nature in Cover Shoot for 'Vogue Germany's' Sustainability IssueVogue Germany chose Gisele Bündchen to cover its special environmental issue.