A new investigation by NPR and PBS has uncovered the truth about the plastics industry. Continue reading “Big Plastic” has been selling recycling for years despite “infeasibility.” Now, reducing and reusing are more important than ever
This is one step closer to millions of people who will have to learn not to rely on plastic. Continue reading New York just banned plastic bags. Here’s why local action on this issue is so important.
A new report found that many common plastic items, while plastic, cannot be labeled as recyclable in the first place. Continue reading We already knew we weren’t recycling as much as we thought. Now we have the receipts .
We need big, structural change to make a difference now to move the needle on climate change — BUT! — this doesn’t mean that you should be shamed for your individual actions. And here’s why. Continue reading Individual actions won’t save the planet. But you shouldn’t be ashamed of them.
Here are three things that shocked me about my closet, and of course a few things you can do to shrink your closet’s footprint. Continue reading Three things that shocked me about my “fashion footprint”
Taco Bell is starting of 2020 with a bang by pledging to make all their food packaging recyclable, compostable, or reusable by 2025, along with a few other environmentally-friendly and people-first upgrades. Continue reading Taco Bell’s new packaging commitments are one (tiny) step closer to corporate accountability
What will you vow to do for the planet this year? Continue reading Stepping into Arcadia Earth