Volvo Is Removing All Leather From Its Future Cars
Volvo will lead the sustainability movement into the automobile industry by setting a new animal-free standard for car production. The international car company will begin its transition to sustainable, fully animal-free production with leather...
8 Countries Pledge to Cut Methane Emissions 30 Percent by 2030
As climate change activists narrow in on the animal agricultural industry, governments worldwide are initiating programs to cut down emissions across the entire market. Recently, eight countries announced pledges to reduce methane emissions by 30 percent over the next ten years. The Unit...
10 Million Animals Will Be Saved From Lab Testing if This Law is Passed
The European Union is set to save nearly 10 million animals from lab testing with an unprecedented bill that will reduce animal exploitation across the continent. This week, the European Parliament pushed forward a resolution that requests the European Commission to develop an Action Plan to phase out animal involvement in laboratory testing. Although...
Could This Everyday Crop Be the Key to Combatting Climate Change?
In a summer when there is very little good news about climate change, there is a glimmer of hope coming out of the Salk Institute. An everyday crop called sorghum may one key to combatting excessive carbon emissions created by the agricultural industry and other manmade polluters. The Salk Inst...
Which National Coffee Shop Is the Most Sustainable? This Report Has the Answer
American consumers are indisputably coffee lovers across the board, with more than half of Americans drinking coffee daily, according to the National Coffee Association. That totals nearly 400 million cups of coffee every. Environmental advocacy organization Brightly just reviewed what coffee shops offer the most sustainable options, highlighting the extent of the coffee industry’s environmental f
Daily Harvest Donating $50,000 to Support Teachers This School Year
Daily Harvest is partnering with non-profit DonorsChoose to help promote healthy living and eating while giving back to teachers across the US. The company announced that it will launch a campaign to match donations up to $50,000 for teachers nationwide. The...
We Can Cut 90% of Carbon Emissions by 2030, Says New Report: Here’s How
The recent UN report regarding the climate crisis put animal agriculture in the spotlight, linking the worsening environmental issues to excessive emissions from food production. Following this report, the independent think tank RethinkX released a report entitled “Rethinking Climate Change” that claimed that if carbon-intensive industries such as animal agriculture could be replaced by cleaner,
The EPA Is Banning This Harmful Pesticide. What You Need to Know
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced on Wednesday a plan to ban chlorpyrifos–a common pesticide used on crops including corn, soybeans, apple, broccoli, asparagus, and other common produce. Even though studies have connected the pesticide introduced in 1965 to neurological damage in children, the Trump administration decided to keep the pesticide in the food industry’s arsenal. Foll