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Kairi London: Vegan leather planting the globe with forests

The fashion industry is facing a global waste crisis. Tired of witnessing this, Beatrix Taylor launched plant-based leather retailer Kairi London. “I’m a bit of...

Steele & Borough: leaving leather behind for a kinder future

Steele & Borough makes bags, but special ones that carry an extra heavy load in the form of industry-changing ethical considerations and sustainability ambitions. To...

Miomojo’s Claudia Pievani: ‘Sustainability costs more, but that’s okay’

Italian vegan fashion brand Miomojo’s founder Claudia Pievani talks donating to charities, her love for animals, and why sustainability costs more. “I like design, and...

Fast fashion in Bangladesh: why boycotting it isn’t simple

An industry responsible for the majority of the nation's exports, here's why boycotting fast fashion in Bangladesh isn't as easy as it seems. In April...

Does Primark deserve its ethical, fast fashion question mark?

Back in March, Primark received vegan certification for its ethical clothing, footwear and carrier bags. While some rejoiced, many turned their attention to the...

Faux fur vs real fur: How to tell them apart when labels lie

Being vegan doesn’t mean compromising on fashion. But with instances of mislabeled fur, here's how to tell if it's faux or real. As the temperatures...

Bioplastics: Are plant-based materials the solution to plastic pollution?

The bitter truth about bioplastic disposal: are plant-based plastics truly biodegradable without any harmful effects on the environment? Bioplastics are regularly promoted as being the...

Latest news

France unveils €100 strategy to develop plant proteins

France's food and agricultural ministry has released its new plan to promote plant proteins. But critics say it's doomed. France has released a national strategy...

The World Plant-Based Taste Awards 2021 are open for submissions

The World Plant-Based Taste Awards 2021 will have 12 categories, including cooked, ambient, chilled and frozen, judged by vegan industry professionals. Plant Based World Europe...

Eat Just’s cell-based meat approved for sale in Singapore in a world first

Singapore's regulatory authorities have approved Eat Just's cell-based meat for human consumption for the first time, as part of chicken bites. In a global first,...

PLANT CEO’s latest episode features The Vegan Review founder Damoy Robertson

Vegan podcast PLANT CEO's latest episode sees host Anant Joshi interview The Vegan Review founder Damoy Robertson. Anant Joshi, the host of vegan YouTube show...

Coffee roaster Meira reduces carbon footprint with bio-based packaging

Finland-based coffee roaster Meira has launched a sustainable range called Vallilan Paahtimo, with vegan, bio-based packaging. Finnish coffee roaster Meira has partnered with packaging manufacturer...