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Asha, black

All eyes on you

Want to put an end to poverty, protect the planet and still look bang on trend?
Sustainable sound

Sustainable sound

Introducing the next generation of wireless earbuds – designed using bamboo, aluminium and recycled plastic bottles.
Biodegradable shoes

Biodegradable shoes

These Italian vegan shoes are cruelty free and won’t take hundreds of years to decompose.
Less is more

Less is more

Natural beauty is no longer a niche – it's the trend that's here to stay.
Tree Tree 8

Tree Tree 8

London’s Studio 338 launches eco-conscious clubbing initiative.
The elephant in the room

The elephant in the room

Life-sized elephant made from 29,649 batteries highlights how many end up in landfill sites.
Ayahuasca grows in the jungle

When Plants Dream

Ayahuasca, Amazonian shamanism and the global psychedelic renaissance.
The revolution is beautiful

The revolution is beautiful

This collaborative upcycle makes buying a new T-shirt a revolutionary act.
Rainforest cleared for agriculture in central Belize

Deforestation disclosure

Dominos, Next and Sports Direct among the 70% of companies failing to disclose their impact on the world’s forests.
Feel the future at Hawkwood's Seed Festival

Feel the future

Stand up, speak out and make a difference this weekend at Hawkwood’s Seed Festival.
View from The Hollow Way Lookout, Timber Festival 2019

Timber Fest attended by 5k

Creative arts festival in the National Forest was an unforgettable celebration of nature.
Lego tiger model

BRICKLIVE Big Cats exhibition

‘Everything is Roarsome’ for LEGO fans this summer.
RENS sneaker

The coffee sneaker

Rens launches world’s first ‘coffee sneaker’, made from coffee and recycled plastic.
P.E.A. Awards 2019 – enter or nominate now

Emergency on planet Earth

P.E.A. Awards 2019 will showcase everyday solutions to the climate emergency.
Planting Big Ideas

Planting big ideas

Hawkwood’s Seed Festival has declared 2019 the year for climate action.
Plastic Free Awards – entries open

Plastic Free Awards

New awards to celebrate environmental heroes fighting plastic pollution.
Judi Dench's Wild Borneo Adventure

Judi Dench’s Wild Borneo Adventure

Join Dame Judi Dench on a wild Borneo adventure at this VIP film screening.
My Green Pod Heroes of the Season, spring '19

Top 5 Spring Switches 2019

Five simple switches that will help you spring clean your lifestyle, plus our MyGreenPod Heroes of the Season.
Valley Fest 2019, photo credit Louis Smith

Valley Fest 2019

Treats, beats and plenty to eat at the South West's best-tasting music festival.
Clean cotton

Clean cotton

Sarah Compson, Soil Association’s international development manager, explains the impact and importance of buying organic textiles.