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Denmark Wants to Make It Illegal to Ignore Climate Change

Denmark Wants to Make It Illegal to Ignore Climate Change

Denmark has passed an ambitious law that makes it illegal to not act on climate change. The country's new law, called the Climate Act, aims to ensure that Denmark will reduce its carbon emissions by...
Denmark Paid $1.6 Million to Free 4 Circus Elephants

Denmark Paid $1.6 Million to Free 4 Circus Elephants

The Danish government bought the last four remaining circus elephants in the country. Denmark paid $1.6 million to give the animals a proper retirement. This is ahead of a proposed ban on the use...

Copenhagen Schools Urged to Ban Red Meat From Lunches

Danish politicians are urging for a red meat ban in Copenhagen's schools, kindergartens, and daycare centers. Launched in 2013, Denmark's Alternative Party consistently campaigns for a more sustainable future for the country. It wants to...
Copenhagen May Stop Serving Meat to Kindergarteners

Copenhagen May Stop Serving Meat to Kindergarteners

Copenhagen is cutting down on its meat consumption for the environment. According to the Copenhagen Post, City Hall voted in favor of reducing the amount of meat supplied to any establishment in the public sector,...
Another Meat Giant Is Launching Vegan Beef and Burgers

Another Meat Giant Is Launching Vegan Beef and Burgers

Global meat processing company Danish Crown has announced it will begin making plant-based beef and vegan burgers. The Danish Crown Group is one of the largest companies in the meat processing field. It sells animal-based...
Noma Co-Founder Rene Redzepi Says the World’s Best Restaurant May Soon Go Vegetarian

The World’s Best Restaurant Noma May Soon Go Vegetarian

Being crowned the best restaurant in the world four times would be enough for most restaurateurs. But for Rene Redzepi, the co-founder of the Copenhagen dining destination, Noma, there's a lot more on the horizon....
Denmark’s Agriculture and Food Council Considers Labels Ranking Food’s Impact on the Climate

Denmark’s Agriculture and Food Council Considers Labels Ranking Food’s Impact on the Climate

The Danish government has begun discussing proposals that would require food manufacturers and supermarkets to put labels on products based on their environmental impact. CNN reports that the initiative is supported by the Danish Agriculture...
Danish Company Raises $12M to Expand Vegan Meal Delivery Service

Danish Vegan Meal Delivery Service Simple Feast Raises $12 Million for Expansion

Simple Feast, a Danish meal delivery service, has raised $12 million in a Series A fundraising round to expand its heat-and-serve meal kit business. The company, founded in 2015, aims to build the "most sustainable meal...
Noma, the 'World's Best Restaurant', Reopens With Seasonal Vegan-Friendly Menu

Noma, the ‘World’s Best Restaurant,’ Launches Vegan Menu

Noma, the 2-Michelin star and four-time winner of the "best restaurant in the world" title, reopened in the Copenhagen harbor this week. And in true Noma fashion, the menu will change with the seasons as its famous...