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This Cleaning Brand Will Help You Break Up With Plastic

This Cleaning Brand Will Help You Break Up With Plastic

Cleaning products are a necessary part of life. But if you’re avoiding plastic, those bottles can take up to 1,000 years to decompose! So, your house may be clean but what about your planet? And...
Edible Vegan Seaweed Pods Are the New Soda Bottles

Edible Vegan Seaweed Pods Are the New Soda Bottles

Lucozade could soon be available in edible vegan seaweed pods named Oohos. After successfully trialing the new Oohos at the 2019 London Marathon, Lucozade has said it will continue exploring alternative packaging. The company has...
Kroger to Ditch 6 Billion Plastic Bags By 2025

Kroger to Ditch 6 Billion Plastic Bags By 2025

Kroger is set to ditch more than six billion single-use plastic bags by 2025. The supermarket chain -- reported to be the United State's largest by revenue -- will transition to more environmentally friendly and...
Morrisons' Fruit and Veg Sections to Go Plastic-Free

Morrisons Fruit and Veg Sections to Go Plastic-Free

British supermarket chain Morrisons is bringing plastic-free fruit and vegetable aisles to its stores. The fourth largest chain of supermarkets in the UK will remove plastic from its produce aisles in 60 locations. In total,...
This Is How to Store Produce Without Plastic

This Is How to Store Produce Without Plastic

More people than ever are talking about plastic. Its impact on the planet, marine life, and our bodies has become more understood than ever before and in turn, many are looking for plastic alternatives...

Vegan Guinness Beer Is Now Also Plastic-Free

In 2015, Guinness announced it was ditching isinglass (aka fish bladder) from its brewing process. In 2017, it revealed that the process was complete, and all of its beers, served on tap, in a...

Iceland Will Be World’s First Plastic-Free Supermarket By 2023

UK supermarket chain Iceland will trial plastic-free produce in a bid to reduce ocean plastic pollution. The retailer aims to eliminate plastic completely from its own-brand products by 2023. The trial will launch at the...
Portuguese Airline Hi Fly Becomes First to Ditch Single-Use Plastics on Flights

Portuguese Airline Becomes First to Ditch Single-Use Plastics on Flights

Portuguese airline Hi Fly has taken unprecedented steps towards improving sustainability by eliminating single-use plastic on flights. The company launched a plastic-free trial on four flights last month, replacing cutlery with compostable bamboo cups and...
Lush Opens Its First Plastic Packaging-Free Store in the UK

Lush Opens Its First Plastic Packaging-Free Store in the UK

Updated May 25, 2019. Cruelty-free and vegan-friendly beauty brand Lush opened its first packaging-free store in the UK earlier this year. The "Naked" shop in Manchester offers plastic packaging-free alternatives to Lush's product lineup --...
UK Primary School Georgeham Is Nation’s First to Get ‘Plastic-Free’ Status

UK Education Secretary Wants All Schools to Be Plastic-Free By 2022

Education secretary Damian Hinds is urging schools across the UK to go plastic-free by 2022, following the lead of Georgeham Primary School in Devon. The school has cut out single-use plastics such as cling film...

Lush Cosmetics Launches World’s First Plastic-Free Vegan Highlighter

Cruelty-free beauty giant Lush Cosmetics has created the world's first plastic-free vegan highlighter range, titled "Lush Glow Sticks." Inspired by Lush co-founder Mark Constantine's adoration of nature, the highlighters come in ten shades, each celebrating a...

British Supermarket Launches ‘Plastic-Free Zone’ for Sustainably Packaged Products

Thornton Budgens in north London is the first British supermarket to introduce an entirely plastic-free zone. According to the Telegraph, the supermarket in Belsize Park intends to go virtually plastic-free in the next three years...

17 Essential Vegan and Eco-Friendly School Supplies to Save the Planet This Semester

We've all been here - the last in line at the office supplies store after the first day of school, staring down a queue that seems to extend for miles. You could use this...
Pop-Up Plastic-Free Vegan Beach Shack Opens on Southsea Promenade

Pop-Up Plastic-Free Vegan Beach Shack Opens on Southsea Promenade

A new vegan single use plastic-free beach shack, Wild Thyme Outdoors, has opened on Southsea promenade in Portsmouth for one month. The shack sells healthy and plant-based foods to beach-goers, and it is the...
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American Airlines Ditches Plastic Straws and Stirrers

One of the world's biggest airlines, American Airlines, has ditched plastic straws and stirrers from all of its planes and lounges. The single-use plastic items will be phased out in stages. First, American Airlines frequent-flier...
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Vegan Musician Moby Urges Barack Obama, Snoop Dogg, Ellen DeGeneres, and More to Ditch...

Vegan musician, activist, and restaurateur, Moby, has taken to Instagram to share his support for a plastic-free world. In a video, the celebrity discussed his commitment to ditching plastic water bottles for good. In the...
Miyoko's Kitchen to Ditch Plastic in Vegan Butter Packaging

Miyoko’s Kitchen to Ditch Plastic in Vegan Butter Packaging

Miyoko's Kitchen, a vegan company that specializes in making plant-based cheeses, is taking their commitment to protecting the planet a step further by opting for eco-friendly packaging for their butter. In an announcement, the company revealed...

The Queen of England Takes Big Step for Marine Life with New Plastic Ban

In a huge step towards helping to protect the planet's marine life, the Queen of England has banned the use of all plastic straws and bottles from royal estates. “Across the organization, the Royal Household...