4,696 square kilometres of the Andaman sea will be closed to fishing from April 1st until June 30th to allow the ocean and sea life some respite and rehabilitation.
The world’s first zero-emissions, zero-limits all-electric super-truck is here…
GMC’s EV Hummer pickup will be available for purchase in Autumn 2021!
Food scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have made an antibacterial gel bandage using the discarded husks of durian.
Winners of The Plant-Based Food Awards, Thailand 2020
If you want to cut out or minimise your seafood intake after watching Seaspiracy, here are 10 plant-based seafood options you can buy in Bangkok to help you save our oceans and our planet.
You may have seen our recent video campaign in partnership with VGI that launched across the BTS. In this video, we introduce the Climate Clock. But, what is the Climate Clock and why is it important?
Plant milks have never been so accessible in Thailand… from 7 baht homemade soy milk, to 100+ baht artisanal macadamia milks, Thailand has it all.
Hermès, one of the world’s most well-known luxury, leather bag
Volvo have announced their plans to only sell electric cars
🐝 Bees are viewed by both vegans and non-vegans alike, as an important part of our ecosystem that must be protected. But what is the consensus on honey? Is it Vegan?
Since the recent legalisation of cannabis in Thailand, Goodsouls Kitchen have been hinting on their social media about vegan dishes featuring marijuana, so we got the inside scoop.
Plant-based doesn’t stop at food. When trying to live a more sustainable and ethical lifestyle, fashion is the next best place to look.
The world’s largest tuna producer and one of the world’s largest producers of seafood, Thai Union, has announced their plans to release a tempura vegan shrimp product this year.
Whether you’re looking for plant-based gift ideas, plant-based set menus or plant-based events, we’ve got you covered this Valentines Day!
It is estimated that if food waste was a country, it would be the third highest emitter of greenhouse gases in the world (after the US and China).
Egat’s floating solar farm has a capacity of 45 megawatts (45 million watts) and works in tandem with a hydropower generation system to create a unique, hybrid, renewable energy facility.
This high protein, lab-grown “algae-mite” has the ability to take the form of any food product, by replicating any taste and texture. Imagine tucking into what looks like a plate of cooked spinach, but tastes exactly like a greasy, cheesy pepperoni pizza!
Vitamin B12 is not just a vegan concern!
Vitamin B12 is a nutrient that is essential to human health. It is produced by bacteria found in soil. Before large-scale farming and pesticide use, humans and animals alike got their vitamin B12 from food grown in soil. But due to soil desertification and mineral depletion, B12 is no longer found in most of the soil that we grow our food in.
Last month a new Facebook group was created that enables people to donate and repurpose recyclables and consumables to help reduce waste! You can donate your recycling or any unwanted goods for people to collect for free.
1. Eat Enough! Plant-based foods are much lower in calories so you have to eat a lot more to stay full. Say hello to bigger portion sizes to keep you satisfied and on the wagon!
There’s a long-standing misconception that plant-based food is expensive. But when you break it down, some of the highest sources of plant-based protein (and the healthiest sources of protein overall) are actually some of the cheapest foods in the world.
Yogurt can sometimes be a tricky food to find plant-based! We’ve put together a list of plant-based yogurts you can find in Bangkok and Thailand that will help you stay healthy and save the environment!
2020 is going to be the year that everyone remembers. This year has changed the entire world in so many ways. All of this bad news has left many of us feeling hopeless and powerless. Here is our Covid-19 year in review that will leave you feeling empowered and hopeful for the future of our planet.
We wanted to shed some light on some mainstream ‘clean’ foods and how they can damage your health & the environment.
Eat Just, the company well known for their plant-based egg product, Just Egg, has had their animal-free, lab grown chicken approved for sale by Singapore’s Food Agency. This is the first country in the world to approve lab grown meat for sale.
We decided it was the right time to get to the route of the term ‘plant-based’. Excluding our opinion, we are going to delve into its historical meaning, the dictionary definitions and use popular consensus and expert opinions to come to a definitive conclusion!
When we see the immense amount of plastic bags littering our oceans and our beautiful planet, it’s hard to believe that the plastic bag was actually invented to help save our environment! 🤯
Step into Richie Kul and Lily Miss Sunshine’s plant-based kitchen for Episode 2 of our ‘My Plant-Based Kitchen’ series!
We thought we’d taste a few plant-based meat brands to show you what’s available here in Thailand!
It’s 2020 where plant-based food officially knows no bounds. This week Vistro gave us a sneak peek at their elevated 3-course, fine dining menu. Yes you read that correctly, Vegan Fine Dining!
We have some exciting news… we’re hiring! Are you
To celebrate world vegan day, we’ve put together some easy swaps for those who want to make the switch!
“Not only is it good for the planet, but it’s also designed to be super comfortable with the extra cushion recycled latex on the insoles. You can wear it all day long for any occasions!” – MaddyHopper
Yesterday marked the end of this year’s vegetarian festival. Fear not, many of the jay menus will still be available for a few more weeks! And once jay menus are all sold out, don’t worry, because plant-based food is all around!
Going plastic free and zero waste can seem like a daunting undertaking when excessive plastic packaging is so prevalent in many supermarkets and shops here in Bangkok!
We want to say a HUGE thank you to everyone who voted. We received an amazing 12,000+ votes!
Let’s take a second to talk about soil. Wait! Don’t go! It’s not as boring as it sounds, we promise! Actually, it is one of the biggest super heroes in our fight against climate change…
In order for Sansiri to consider swapping their chicken coops for a plant-based egg solution, we need to come together and show them how many amazing alternative options there are.
Kerry Express have just announced their “Grow Green Programme” which will introduce a fleet of electric motorcycles for deliveries.
We need to talk about the word ‘plant-based’ and how it is used here in Asia. We have been wanting to broach this topic for a while, but our ‘plant-based’ experience at Starbucks here in Bangkok today, has forced this topic into the spotlight.
Broccoli Revolution, Hebe, Kad Kokoa and Naturalista have partnered up to bring us Bangkok’s first plant-based dining hall. Under the roof of Broccoli revolutions Sukhumvit 49 branch Broc & Co is born!
Spread the word and share useful information with your friends, on how they can help to reduce their environmental impact.
This year’s Cinema Diverse has set its focus on environmental issues and sustainable energy. Hosted by the documentary club at Bangkok Arts and Culture Centre, Cinema Diverse will screen 4 selected documentary films with different environmental themes such as the environmental effects from the fashion industry, urban planning with green and open space design, waste management, and recycling and alternative energies.
It’s not new to the scene, the lean, clean, environmentally green, superfood machine, found in many great cuisines, filled to the brim with protein, encourages trips to the latrine. Ladies and gentlemen, the soybean.
Although there are dozens of cafes in Bangkok that offer plant-milks, if you’re in a mall or need a cafe close to the office, a coffee chain may be your only option. So here are 6 coffee chains in Thailand that offer plant-milks!
As Covid-19 continues to bring life to a stand still in many countries around the world, there is one part of our ‘new normal’ that may actually be change for the better.
It’s not often that a corporate responsibility & sustainability report makes us (or anyone in the entire world) smile. But this one, did not only that, it also filled us with hope, showing us that big corporations around the world are really beginning to take our future seriously. Dole seems to be planting seeds of both banana trees and sustainability. They are dropping down roots for the future.
Plant protein is actually much healthier than animal based protein and it is very easy to get your daily intake of protein via plants. After all, that’s how big, strong animals like gorillas, elephants and rhinos get their protein! High protein plant foods include tempeh, tofu, peas, soy beans, lentils, black beans and oats.
When the Coronavirus first hit our news screens, many people became reluctant to use their reusable containers, coffee cups and shopping bags, for fears of spreading the virus.
Many people around the world believe that the BLM movement has nothing to do with them and that it’s just not their fight. But fighting against inequality for anyone, is fighting for a sustainable world for everyone.
Thailand’s first food rescue app is set to launch on July 1st, connecting Bangkok restaurants and cafes’ surplus food to consumers at a discounted price. Reducing Thailand’s food waste and its carbon footprint, one meal at a time!
Sometimes seeing just one delicious and easy plant-based recipe or one drool worthy picture of someone else’s dinner on your facebook feed to inspire you to eat more plant-based food. Or maybe you’re looking for opinions from like-minded people on the best plant-based noodles or pizza in town.
Plant-based foods like plant meats, cheeses and milks have long been referred to as ‘fake’ versions of the ‘real’ foods. ‘Fake meat’ has become the most common use of this word among the plant-based community and we want to put an end to it.
It’s that time of year again, when that pungent, but the delicious smell can be found on almost every street corner. If you are like me, then you are now probably daydreaming about those creamy, juicy, sweet little lobes of wonder that you find inside the spiky exterior. But, if you haven’t yet fallen for durian, then you are probably starting to feel a little nauseous after the mention of this intrusively stinky fruit.
Vistro, a 100% vegan restaurant opened just under a year ago, and has been wildly successful. With perfectly presented sushi burritos, burgers, chocolates, fish tacos, salads, cakes, sandwiches, doughnuts and smoothie bowls on the menu, it’s no wonder their instagram feed is the stuff that dreams are made of.
The Thai CDD has launched a campaign to encourage the local community to start planting their own food in their backyards – the ’Back-yard Vegetable Gardening Project’! The aim is to grow the nation’s food security during the pandemic and into the looming economic hardship, using a plant-based, home grown food culture.
Stuck inside and can’t decide what to watch on Netflix? We’ve got you covered.
Memes of wild animals roaming free in suburbia and pictures of clear skies where the Himalayas are visible from towns hundreds of miles away, are flooding social media right now. Imagining that the outdoors is beautiful, recovering and thriving at a time when we can’t get to it, is equal parts satisfying and maddening, but what is really happening? Is Covid-19 curing or killing climate change action?