The latest plant-based and vegan environmental news from around the world
'People appreciate the environmental benefits but it also fits in with modern lifestyle choices'
Every year we throw away millions of tons of plastic
'It's about encouraging people to make small, positive changes'
'We can save Earth. It’s going to take collective action'
Many flood warnings remain in place - with snow expected in some areas
'We human beings are the only species with the power to destroy the natural world'
The move will save more than 24,000 plastic bottles, 55,000 cosmetic packages, and 16,000 plastic bags every year
The star is one of the many celebrities to have joined the environmental campaign Eco Resolution
Devon-based company ReRooted says its zero-waste, plant-milks are 'the best in the world' as it prepares to expand its production
It is reported that London Stansted Airport alone uses an estimated 11 million non-recyclable bags every year
Average temperatures on the continent have increased by almost three degrees Celsius...
'We're committed to continually increasing the amount of plants on our menu'
The acclaimed actor, who has been picking up awards for his remarkable performance in Joker, took time out to advocate for animals
'We believe that through sport we have the power to change lives, and this field is a demonstration of our taking action on that belief'
'This is an initiative that tackles climate change and overfishing impacts all at once, the first of its kind in the UK'
'This trial is the largest ever of its kind and we're excited to see how customers respond to the range of solutions provided'
'If a private plane is really the most cost-effective way to travel 200 miles between two capital cities it shows just how much ministers are failing on transport and climate'
'From travel and food, to branding and materials, Bafta is ensuring the awards are as sustainable as possible'
The global coffee giant has pledged to take steps to become more environmentally-friendly
'The year is 3020. You're long gone. The plastic smoothie bottle you got with your meal deal has only just started to decompose'
'[The] Malaysian government is serious about combating the import of illegal waste as we do not want to be the garbage bin of the world'
'Removing plastic-wrapped multipacks from every Tesco store in the UK will cut 350 tons of plastic from the environment every year'
The UK must cut its intake of animal foods by 20% if it is to meet its net-zero emissions target by 2050, said the Committee on Climate Change
'It's very sad. It's the definitive loss of a very unique and extraordinary animal, with no hope of recovery'
The company's head of sustainability said getting rid of single-use plastic bottles could 'hit sales'
'A straight swap from beef to chicken effectively amounts to outsourcing emissions of our meat consumption from the UK to South America'
'We must challenge ourselves, think bigger and do much more in partnership with others to take care of the planet'
Scientists say the platypus is facing a number of threats - including extreme weather conditions, habitat destruction, and predation
'We're very concerned that they may have been gravely impacted if not wiped out'
The star said even though the deal is 'very well-intentioned' it is also 'kind of a marketing tool'
'Ocean states look to the UN in its superyear for nature to finally shift the needle on warming oceans'
'We're on an ongoing quest to remove and reduce the amount of plastic in our business'
Last week, the UAE's weather bureau warned that a significant drop in temperature could bring freezing rain and snow over the mountains
'Current rainfall events are adding ash from the extensive bushfires throughout the region into local catchments, as well as other organic material and sediment. This can cause rapid drops to oxygen levels in the water'
The major events ceremony follows the Golden Globes - which reportedly ditched animal products following a request from Joker star Joaquin Phoenix
'It tells us what the future world might look like. This really brings home what climate change means'
'The aim is to reduce the city's carbon footprint, and ensure that pupils enjoy even healthier meals with extra vegetable content'
'The truth is that by the time we include invertebrates as well as mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and birds, the total will conceivably be in the trillions'
'Make no mistake – our toxic air is a public health emergency, and we haven't done enough to tackle this threat to our society'
'The wallabies typically survive the fire itself, but are then left stranded with limited natural food as the fire takes out the vegetation around their rocky habitat'
The celebrity has also donated $500,000 to the Rural Fire Services, WWF Australia, and Wires Wildlife Rescue to help tackle the fires
The charity has committed to planting 20 million trees in the next ten years, re-purposing 18,000 hectares of its land to woodland
The tennis player has responded to criticism saying he has 'great respect and admiration for the youth climate movement'
'The biggest problem driving us towards global disaster is how we feed ourselves, particularly on meat'
'This is about giving people the information needed to make informed decisions about the food they eat and the effect it has on our planet's climate'
Conservationists say this staggering figure is a 'conservative' estimate
The present was sent to the royal following the launch of an environmental initiative she set up with husband Prince William