‘Most meat won’t come from animals’ by 2040

Researchers from consultancy AT Kearney predict by this time, 60% of meat will be either grown in vats or be replaced by plant-based proteins

Aviation
Third of Brits say they would avoid flying to help the planet

In a new Sky Data survey, 28% of people said they would be willing to give up travelling by plane or reduce the amount they do

Sausages and burgers
Fancy a veggie disc? Or maybe a vegan tube?

The terms ‘vegetarian burger’ and ‘vegan sausage’ could be banned under new EU laws

Impossible Whopper
Burger King cooks up a meat-free Whopper

The fast food giant has teamed up with Impossible Foods to launch the vegetarian Impossible Whopper

Poultry producer aims to meat 100% recyclable packaging goal by 2025

Moy Park has also committed to removing avoidable single-use plastics from its offices and restaurants by 2020

Meat being examined in a lab
British scientists take a step towards lab-grown meat

Scientists at the University of Bath have successfully grown animal cells on blades of grass

Cooked crickets
Selfridges bugs out with new range of insect-based snacks

The department store is to start selling pasta, protein bars and granola made from insect flour

Investors urge fast food giants to speed up climate action

They are urging organisations to set ‘tough targets’ to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and water usage of their meat and dairy suppliers

Meat-free burger cooks up 90% less emissions

Plant-based ‘meat’ producer Beyond Meat’s offering is made up of pea protein, beet juice, potato starch and coconut oil

Man holding basket of fruit and vegetables in a supermarket
Flexitarian food puts meat-based diets at steak to save the planet

Scientists say greener diets are needed to protect the environment, feed the hungry and reduce early deaths