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PEA Awards 2019: the winners

P.E.A. Awards 2019: the winners

P.E.A. Award 2019 winners announced at immersive green-carpet ceremony that invited guests to become 'Agents of Change'.
Arctic pain relief

Arctic pain relief

New research shows immersion in virtual reality scenes of the Arctic helps ease people’s pain.
Tampon greenwash

Tampon greenwash

Women are being misled by ‘plant-based plastic’ tampon applicators made from polyethylene.
‘Be good a**holes’

‘Be good a**holes’

Environmental organisation responds to ASA ruling that Andrex wet wipe ‘flushable’ ad is misleading.
Turning Tides

Turning Tides

It’s Environmenstrual week – and time to cut plastic pollution from menstrual products, period.
Trade deals and food standards

Trade deals and food standards

Defra internal document warns post-Brexit agreement could ‘irreparably damage public health’.
Plastic Health Summit

Plastic Health Summit

Microplastics cause accelerated cell death, say researchers at the first Plastic Health Summit.
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Who’s Who in Natural Beauty 2019

Weleda's Jayn Sterland holds No1 spot for the fourth consecutive year in UK ‘Who’s Who in Natural Beauty’.
50 Fountains Challenge

50 Fountains Challenge

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall backs call for local areas to provide 50 working public drinking fountains.
Pollution Pods by Michael Pinsky, at Somerset House

Polluted air for the Climate Summit

WHO has commissioned Cape Farewell to bring Pinsky's Pollution Pods to the UN Climate Action Summit.
Beauty Shortlist Awards

Beauty Shortlist Awards

My Green Pod editor and co-founder Katie Hill joins the judging panel for the 2020 Beauty Shortlist Awards.
Take a Skin Food Selfie!

Take a Skin Food Selfie!

This weekend is the perfect time to experiment with natural beauty – and this is how you can help to protect penguins at the same time.
Hat-trick for TJK

Hat-trick for TJK

Organic hair pioneer Tabitha James Kraan bags three awards at 2019’s Platinum Awards.
My Green Pod Heroes Sept 2019

Top 5 September switches

Five simple switches that will help set you up for September, plus our new My Green Pod Heroes!
ALTER/NATIVE body care

ALTER/NATIVE body care

Suma has launched a range of ethical body care products to rival mainstream options.
Janey Lee Grace

Janey Loves summer 2019

Natural beauty expert Janey Lee Grace reveals 2019’s outdoor summer essentials.
Less is more

Less is more

Natural beauty is no longer a niche – it's the trend that's here to stay.
The great restoration

The great restoration

The Culinary Caveman explores how we can restore our connection to nature.
Microplastics in drinking water

Microplastics in drinking water

WHO calls for more research into microplastics and a crackdown on plastic pollution.
The tide turns on period plastic

Tide turns on period plastic

Sainsbury’s has confirmed own-brand tampons with plastic applicators will be removed from its shelves by the end of the month.