Vegan diet ‘could cut global emissions by ten billion tonnes’

A new study suggests dropping animal products from diets could also save more than a hundred thousand lives in the UK alone

‘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

Percy Pig
Percy Pig goes veggie

M&S has announced it has removed the meat product gelatine from the entire range of the famous line of sweets

IKEA announces it’s already trying to put meat-free meatballs together

Now where have those instructions gone again?

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

IKEA introduces environmentally-friendly ice cream

The retailer says the vegan strawberry soft ice generates half the carbon dioxide emissions of typical ice cream

Greggs
Greggs sales keep on rolling thanks to vegan sausage roll

The bakery chain said the sustainable snack gained helped sales surge by 9.6% at the start of the year

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

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The meat industry, its environmental impact and what you can do