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Prince Charles calls on businesses to sign Terra Carta pledge to protect the planet

Prince Charles’ Terra Carta project aims to commit businesses to a decade of sustainability. This week, Prince Charles launched a £7.3 billion Magna Carta-style charter to fix a slew of ‘broken promises’ over the environment and has urged business leaders across the world to invest in the health of the planet and people. The ‘Terra …

New vegan ‘no salt beef’ sandwich from M&S so tasty that two selling every minute

The bosses of M&S are also participating in the Veganuary pledge this year. M&S has pulled out all the stops for Veganuary this year by launching dozens of new products including vegan cookies, plant-based fish cakes, and no-chicken tenders. While most of the products have been received well, the £3.50 New York Style No Beef …

Climate change storms have cost the US nearly $75 billion in flood damage

“This study shows that changes in precipitation are already costing billions of dollars, and that we can expect more global warming to further intensify the p A new study has revealed that strong storms fuelled by climate change have accounted for more than a third of the US flood costs totalling almost $75 billion of …

UK government approves EU banned bee-killing pesticide in ‘environmentally regressive’ move

“The Government knows the clear harm that neonicotinoid pesticides cause to bees and other pollinators and just three years ago supported restrictions on them across the European Union.” The UK government has approved a pesticide thought to kill bees and which is currently banned in the EU. Environment Secretary George Eustice has agreed to allow …

Costa just launched its ‘most innovative’ vegan latte range in the UK

“Launching industry-leading innovation reinforces our commitment to give our customers something that they can’t get anywhere else.” Costa Coffee has added a limited-edition range of vegan-friendly drinks called Latte+ in the UK. In addition, the coffee chain is also giving customers their choice of dairy alternatives for free this January. This means you can choose …

Ricky Gervais wishes to be fed to lions after death to ‘give something back’ to animals

“It would be good to give something back. We eat animals and destroy habitats and at least then I could give something back.” Ricky Gervais has requested for his body to be fed to lions at London Zoo after he dies. The outspoken celebrity and passionate animal advocate made the bizarre request on the late-night …

Jimmy Dean launches plant-based breakfast patties

“Plant-based foods are revolutionizing the way people eat across meal occasions, including breakfast.” Breakfast sausage brand Jimmy Dean has debuted plant-based patties as it finally enters the alternative meat industry. According to Jimmy Dean, owned by Tyson Foods, the new plant-based breakfast options are targeted at the growing flexitarian American population, who are trying to …

Kim Kardashian kicks off 2021 with plant-based diet and new fitness routine

The star told her millions of followers: “Plant-based and two workouts a day for 30 days to get our mind and body right this year!” Kim Kardashian has revealed she is going fully plant-based for the next 30 days. Announcing the news on Instagram, the reality star and businesswoman shared an image of the vegan …

Footlong vegan sausage rolls just launched at Iceland for 75p each

The supermarket chain’s No Meat range is considered the “world’s largest frozen vegan range,” and was recently acquired by vegan food and lifestyle company LIVEKINDLY Collective. This week, Iceland launched a footlong vegan sausage roll described by the retailer as ‘an ideal snack for both vegans and flexitarians alike’. The gigantic No Porkies sausage roll …

Rihanna invests in vegan cookie brand

“The demand for thoughtfully-made cookies, snacks, and treats is clear, and we are excited to continue to provide plant-based, safe, and crave-worthy foods to consumers.” Recently, Partake Foods- a fast-growing vegan cookie brand closed a $4.8 million series A round in funding. Investors participating in the round included pop star and make-up entrepreneur Rihanna- for …