environment

Save Yourselves

Climate Change to Blame for 57 Percent Drop in Italy's Olive Harvest, Says Scientist

The environmental crisis is coming for your olive oil.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3.5.19
Save Yourselves

Don't Call the Squirrel Meat Lasagna a PR Stunt

The founders of London restaurant Native think “waste meat” might be the key to sustainable meat consumption.
Sophie Wilkinson
2.26.19
Save Yourselves

All the Ways Restaurants Ruin the Environment

And how chefs are working to change things, from sourcing locally to clamping down on single-use plastics.
Daisy Meager
2.25.19
food waste

Please Don’t Flush Yorkshire Puddings Down the Toilet, Pleads Water Company

It’s really not that difficult, guys.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.25.19
meat

Britain Must ‘Seriously Consider’ a Meat Tax, Says MP

Green MP Caroline Lucas made the controversial proposal at the Oxford Farming Conference today.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
1.4.19
environment

Depressing New Study Shows Christmas Chocolate Boxes Are More Wrapping Than Chocolate

Consumer charity Which? finds that in the UK’s best-selling boxes, packaging often makes up almost half of the product’s total weight.
Phoebe Hurst
12.12.18
food waste

This Catering Company Turns Landfill Food into Office Lunches

Open Kitchen in Manchester salvages its ingredients from what other companies deem to be waste food.
Kamila Rymajdo
9.20.18
straws

What the Plastic Straw Controversy Means for Bars

The seemingly innocuous plastic straw has found itself at the centre of a greater cultural war
Al Sotack
9.13.18
environment

'Plastic-Free' Might Be the Ultimate Form of Clean Eating

Is plastic food packaging the next thing millennials are going to kill?
Phoebe Hurst
8.30.18
Booze

This Bartender's Futuristic Drinks Raise Awareness About Endangered Animals

Using centrifuges and specially designed molecular gastronomy equipment, a Boston bartender is putting disappearing species' causes on the menu.
Luke O'Neil
7.31.18
environment

Starbucks Will End Use of Plastic Straws by 2020

The catch: They’ll still have SOME straws (if you ask nicely).
Ian Burke
7.9.18
food waste

Sainsbury’s Abandons £10 Million Food Waste Project

The supermarket's £10 million scheme resulted in only a 9 percent drop in food waste—way off its 50 percent target.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.8.18
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