The Trouble with Beef

The Trouble with Beef

There seems to be new studies popping up almost daily that support the near-catastrophic environmental consequences of consuming farmed beef. For many years now, it has been agreed that agriculture is a major driver of climate change, but new studies are beginning to specify just HOW huge this impact is, and calling out the greatest offender of all - beef. So why are so many people still eating beef, and what is the best way to start to reduce your beef intake?

 

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Ban the Bead

Ban the Bead

Environmentalists are celebrating a win this week as California's governor passes legislature banning microbeads (plastic microspheres that are widely used in cosmetics as exfoliating agents and personal care products) from common household and beauty products like face-washes, body soap and toothpastes. 

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