Your shopping cart is empty.

The World

09 Jul, 2019

Jaden Smith Opens Free Vegan Food Truck on Skid Row

     Jaden Smith has accumulated a few titles throughout his career so far such as rapper, actor, and designer, but it seems as if another should be added next to his name: an activist.  Jaden Smith has been outspoken when it comes to social and environmental issues and his actions have backed it up.  He's started a water company...

READ MORE ...

31 May, 2019

Ben & Jerry's Will Release CBD Ice-Cream

     CBD has been popping up everywhere and in all types of forms.  Last month we even saw Carl's Jr. release a limited edition CBD Burger.  It's safe to say that the hype surrounding CBD is not dying down anytime soon.  In fact, it seems to just keep increasing.  The latest company to hop on the CBD wave is...

READ MORE ...

29 May, 2019

McDonald's Creates McHives to Raise Awareness of Decreasing Bee Population

     Mini McDonald's are popping up in Sweden.  These McDonald's aren't serving burgers to humans though, these tiny McDonalds are beehives for bees.  The "McHives" look just like miniature versions of the fast-food restaurants but inside is a bee-hive.  The McHives began when one McDonalds Franchise owner, Christina Richter, decided to put a small beehive on the roof of the restaurant. ...

READ MORE ...

28 May, 2019

Why Hemp Plastic is the Perfect Alternative to Plastic

     Did you know that there are a lot of plastics filling up our lands and sea? This means that there are thousands of years of plastic that has to be degraded. Plastic pollution is a common problem that every country in the world faces. Yearly, the number of plastics that are tossed away is so much that it...

READ MORE ...

23 May, 2019

Join the 'One Plastic Free Day" Campaign

     Plastic pollution has been a huge problem for our planet for quite some time now.  It seems as if people are finally waking up and trying to reverse the damage that has been done and still being done.  As many states are cracking down on the usage of single-use plastic items such as straws and plastic bags, other...

READ MORE ...

21 May, 2019

Disney Goes Green With 270-acre Solar Facility

     The Walt Disney Company had a 2020 goal of reducing its greenhouse gas emissions by 50%  compared to 2012 and they have been doing a great job at pursuing this goal.  One of their most recent efforts was bringing a 270-acre, 50-megawatt solar facility online.  The facility generates enough renewable clean energy to power 2 of its 4 theme...

READ MORE ...

06 May, 2019

These Speakers are Made From NonRecyclable Plastic Bags

     Single-use plastic pollution is a huge problem around the world, but thankfully many people are starting to wake up and change their habits.  Others are coming up with innovative ways to recycle and reuse plastics.  Plastic bags are a huge contributor to the plastic pollution issue, and people usually only use it once.  Gomi Designs in Brighton, England,...

READ MORE ...

02 May, 2019

Maine Becomes First State to Ban Single-Use Styrofoam Containers

     Governor Janet Mills of Maine signed a bill banning products made of styrofoam for single-use. Mills said, “While that cup of coffee may be finished, the Styrofoam cup it was in is not, In fact, it will be around for decades to come and eventually it will break down into particles, polluting our environment, hurting our wildlife, and even detrimentally impacting...

READ MORE ...

01 May, 2019

These Students Use Lobster Shells to Make BioPlastics

       Crustacean waste may not seem like a practical material to create bioplastic but surprisingly it is.  In fact, over 250,000 tons of crustacean waste are produced every year (and that's just in the EU alone).  Apparently, people love eating crustaceans.  What if there was a way to re-use this waste and give it a second life; well...

READ MORE ...

29 Apr, 2019

London Marathon Replaced Plastic Bottles with Edible Water Pods

     A little over a year ago, we posted about an edible water blob that was invented to replace plastic bottles; the concept was genius.  A biodegradable water pod was the perfect idea to help solve the plastic pollution problem. Each year, 38 million plastic bottles go to landfills in America alone, and since it takes 400-1,000 years for a...

READ MORE ...

18 Apr, 2019

FutureCraft Loop: The Adidas Zero-Waste Running Shoe

     When we throw something away, it never really goes "away".  Adidas has taken this into account when creating their FutureCraft Loop shoe.  The running shoe is made 100% from recycled plastic and once the shoe has gotten its full usage the wearer can return the shoe to be recycled again, hence the word Loop.  With this model, the...

READ MORE ...

17 Apr, 2019

Carl's Jr. to Test a CBD-Infused Burger

     The CBD craze has been happening fast and on 4/20 it will move into the fast-food industry.  Fast food chain Carl's Jr. will be releasing an exclusive CBD-infused burger.  The burger, which will cost $4.20, will have two beef patties, pickled jalapenos, pepper jack cheese, waffle fries, and about 5 milligrams of hemp-derived CBD extract in the Santa Fe...

READ MORE ...