Tag archive for ‘environment’
eco-anxiety
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, September 20th, 2019
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How to channel your eco-anxiety

Feeling stressed about the future of the planet? There’s plenty we can do, says Colette Earley. It only takes reading the headlines or skimming through your social media to be alerted to melting glaciers, droughts, More...

vegan diet combats climate change
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
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Eat your greens: How eating a vegan diet can help combat climate change

Dr Justine Butler reveals why a vegan diet is the greenest diet. Scientists are convinced we have little more than 10 years to get climate change under control! The government has been advised to aim for zero net More...

un report plant-based diet to fight climate change
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, August 8th, 2019
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UN report suggests humans should adopt plant-based diets to fight climate change

The UN has released a major new report that suggests switching to a plant-based diet is necessary to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and the impacts of global warming.  The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel More...

Ethiopia plants 350 million trees
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019
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Ethiopia has just planted 350 million trees in a single day to tackle climate change

Ethiopians have made history by planting 350 million trees in one day in a bid to tackle climate change. According to a government minister, Ethiopia has just beat the previous record held by India, who planted More...

should we avoid palm oil
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, July 18th, 2019
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Palm oil: What are the environmental issues and should we all be avoiding it?

Dr Justine Butler investigates the ubiquitous ingredient that’s behind some worrying environmental issues.  Palm oil is big business! It is found in around half of all items on supermarket shelves, from margarine More...

are avocados damaging the environment
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, July 18th, 2019
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Is our avocado obsession destroying the planet?

Concerns around the impact of avocados are growing. Is it time to ditch them from the menu? Smashed. On toast. Whizzed into guacamole and drizzled over nachos. Avocados are delicious, versatile and a staple ingredient More...

plastic-free supermarket london
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
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Britain’s first plastic-free supermarket opens in London

A London supermarket is ditching plastic packaging in its mission to become Britain’s first plastic-free supermarket.  Image credit: The Telegraph Supermarkets are increasingly coming under fire from customers More...