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Peter Andre apologizes for being ‘unaware’ after daughter’s dolphin video gets slammed by PETA

“I realised the extent of the damage done to dolphins in captivity. You can either turn a blind eye or become educated and spread the word so everyone else is aware.” English singer and television personality Peter Andre has apologized for a recent controversial family video he posted to his YouTube channel. The star, who …

Ricky Gervais and Peter Egan call out UK’s factory farm that breeds dogs for ‘painful and terrifying’ toxicity experiments

“I’m deeply shocked to learn that thousands of beautiful Beagles are intensively bred, right here in the peace of the British countryside, for painful and terrifying toxicity experiments that are also now proven to entirely fail the search for human treatments and cures.” Comedian Ricky Gervais and vegan actor and advocate Peter Egan have launched …

Gucci just launched its first-ever range of vegan sneakers made from wood pulp

The brand has developed the vegan range using a material that offers the “industry an easily scalable, alternative choice and also answers the needs of animal-free solutions.”  Gucci has unveiled its first-ever vegan sneaker range made from wood pulp. The latest collection coincides with the fashion brand’s 100th anniversary year. According to the fashion house, …

Rolls-Royce announces plans to make all products compatible with net-zero targets by 2030

“To combat the climate crisis, that power must be made compatible with net-zero carbon emissions.” British engineering company Rolls-Royce has pledged that all of its new civil aircraft engines will be compatible with net zero targets by 2030. The move is part of the company’s decarbonising plans that depend on replacing fossil fuels with synthetic …

Somerset council urged to instate two meat-free days in primary schools

A plant-based educationist wants to introduce plant-based meals into schools as it would be ‘a big step towards meeting the Council’s climate targets’ and help the next generation ‘learn to eat more healthily and sustainably’. A former primary school teacher from west Somerset has petitioned the County Council to instate two meat-free days a week …

Kim Kardashian plugs Nestlé vegan KitKat to 229 million followers

The reality TV star says KitKat has always been her ‘favourite candy’. Reality TV giant Kim Kardashian has plugged Nestlé’s new vegan KitKat to her 229 million followers. The fashion mogul, who has been showcasing her journey to a more plant-based diet on social media throughout the years, shared a series of stories after receiving …

Brian May hopes Nestle’s vegan KitKat will edge him ‘further in the direction of being a proper vegan’

The Queen guitarist and songwriter says he ‘remained loose about being completely plant-based for most of last year’ after suffering a heart attack. Brian May is extremely pleased with Nestlé launching a vegan version of its iconic KitKat chocolate bar. The Swiss conglomerate debuted its highly anticipated dairy-free chocolate bar in the UK earlier this week. …

Maine becomes latest US state to ban sale of animal-tested cosmetics

“New methods not only spare animal lives, but they also represent the best that science has to offer and can provide data more relevant to human exposure, ensuring that cosmetics are safe.” Maine is the latest US state to ban the sale of cosmetics tested on animals, as demand for cruelty-free products continues to rise. …

Stella McCartney unveils most sustainable collection to date, joins calls to ban fur sales

“This effort is key to my life’s mission of bringing a conscience to the fashion industry.” Stella McCartney has joined calls against the sale of fur after launching her Autumn Collection in central London this week. The sustainable fashion designer, who has never used animal leather, feathers, fur, or skins in her designs backed the …

Scientists use bacteria to transform plastic waste into vanilla flavouring

“Using microbes to turn waste plastics, which are harmful to the environment, into an important commodity and platform molecule with broad applications in cosmetics and food is a beautiful demonstration of green chemistry.” Scientists have developed a novel way to convert plastic bottles into vanilla flavouring using genetically engineered bacteria. According to the researchers, this …