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Andaman Sea Turtle
Animals

Andaman Sea: Closed To Fishing For 3 Months

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.

Hummer EV
Environment

Electric Hummer Launching This Year

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!

Winners of The Plant-Based Food Awards, Thailand 2020

Climate Clock BTS 2
Environment

What Is The Climate Clock?

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?

100+ plant-based Milks Thailand
Environment

100+ Plant Milks You Can Buy In Thailand

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.

Is honey vegan?
Animals

Is Honey Vegan?

🐝 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?

vegan marijuana pizza thailand
Plant-based

Thailand’s First Vegan Marijuana Pizza

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.

Lab Scientist
Environment

Scientists Grow Algae That Can Replicate Any Taste

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!

Phuture Meat B12
Health

5 Plant-Based Sources Of Vitamin B12

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.

Soy
Animals

Meat Vs Plants | Protein Per Baht

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.

Rivon soy yogurt
Health

9 Plant-Based Yogurts You Can Buy In Thailand

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!

Covid-19
Animals

1 Year Of Covid-19

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.

Eat Just Chicken
Animals

Lab-Grown Meat Approved For Sale For The First Time Ever​

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.

Plastic History Video
Video

Why Plastic Could Help Save The Planet

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! 🤯

Full Meat Selection
Video

9 Plant-Based Meats

We thought we’d taste a few plant-based meat brands to show you what’s available here in Thailand!

Vistro Fine Dine
Video

Plant-Based Fine Dining At Vistro Bangkok

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!

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Events

We Are Hiring!

We have some exciting news… we’re hiring!   Are you

Maddy Hopper Sneakers
Environment

New Sustainable Sneaker Brand Launches in Thailand

“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

Dairy Queen Jay Menu
Events

Sweet Treats from Thailand’s Jay Festival 2020

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!

Veggiology Bangkok
Environment

Your Zero-Waste Shopping Guide for Bangkok

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!

Oklin Composter
Environment

How Will Soil Help Us Fight Climate Change?

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…

Sansiri Backyard
Environment

Together we can make a difference

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.

Starbucks Plant-Based
Environment

Starbucks’ Not-So-Plant-Based Menu Arrives In Thailand

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.

10 Ways To Fight Climate Change
Environment

10 Ways To Fight Climate Change

Spread the word and share useful information with your friends, on how they can help to reduce their environmental impact.

Cinema Diverse 2020
Events

Is ‘Cinema Diverse 2020’ an Environmental Film Festival?

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.

Soy Myths Debunked
Health

Soy Myths Debunked

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.

6 Coffee Chains In Thailand That Offer Plant-Milk
Plant-based

6 Coffee Chains In Thailand That Offer Plant-Milk

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!

'Dole' To Replace Plastic With Banana Skins
Environment

‘Dole’ To Replace Plastic With Banana Skins

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.

10 Myths About Eating Plant-Based
Health

10 Myths About Eating Plant-Based

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.

Thailand's First Food-Waste Fighting App To Launch In July
Environment

Thailand’s First Food-Waste Fighting App To Launch In July

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!

10 Plant-Based Facebook Groups in Thailand You Should Join
Plant-based

10 Plant-Based Facebook Groups in Thailand You Should Join

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.

Is This The End Of Fake Meat?
Plant-based

Is This The End Of Fake Meat?

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.

Researchers Turn Durian Skin Into Sustainable Energy Storage
Environment

Researchers Turn Durian Skin Into Sustainable Energy Storage

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.

Bangkok’s First 100% Plant Based Pizzeria Set To Open
Plant-based

Bangkok’s First 100% Plant Based Pizzeria Set To Open

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.

Thai Government Launches Plant Based Urban Gardening Movement
Environment

Thai Government Launches Plant Based Urban Gardening Movement

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.

Covid & Climate Change - The good, the bad and the ugly
Zero-waste

Covid & Climate Change – The good, the bad and the ugly

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?

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