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 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "If you were wondering why @KatyPerry dressed up as an #ImpossibleBurger at the #MetGala, it would seem that the pop star" - 2047430048033781573
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If you were wondering why @KatyPerry dressed up as an at the , it would seem that the pop star has a personal "steak" in the plant-based meat company. As Reuters reported, a slew of celebrities just made significant investments totaling $300 million in Impossible Foods. ⠀ ⠀ The company is now worth $2 billion. Click the link in bio for details. ⠀ ⠀

 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "The global fashion industry is second to only the gas/oil industry when it comes to pollution, thanks to the significant" - 2045871789088494981
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The global fashion industry is second to only the gas/oil industry when it comes to pollution, thanks to the significant resources required to produce and distribute clothing all over the world. And as “fast fashion” grows in popularity, so does the amount of clothing and textile waste in the landfill.⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ In a world where more and more people see fast fashion as “disposable,” rental clothing companies are hoping to change the way we think. Instead of buying a piece you’ll only wear once — to follow a trend, or attend a special event — these companies make it possible to wear what you want, send it back, and give the next person the same opportunity. Click the link in bio to learn more. ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀

 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "Microfibers are teeny-tiny particles of synthetic fabrics that come off of our clothing while it's in the washing machin" - 2045133858241596480
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Microfibers are teeny-tiny particles of synthetic fabrics that come off of our clothing while it's in the washing machine, making them a type of microplastic. The minuscule fibers travel through water pipes and enter oceans and rivers, where they are often consumed by sea animals and pollute the water. ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ One item of clothing can produce more than 1,900 microfibers in just one wash cycle — and luckily, there are a few ways to reduce the amount of microfibers you produce. Click the link in bio to learn more.⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀

 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "Did you know that textiles make up about 5 percent of all landfills? This is because clothing that you get rid of — and " - 2044538890213120425
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Did you know that textiles make up about 5 percent of all landfills? This is because clothing that you get rid of — and even clothing you donated — often ends up in the landfill; that’s why it’s so important to make sure you are doing research about where you donate your clothes to make sure you are making the most ethical, and eco-conscious choice. ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ One option is to donate the textiles directly, as almost all textiles can be recycled and reused in some capacity. Another popular option is to donate to organizations that will distribute your used clothing directly to people in need, rather than sell it at a profit and donate the money. To find out more about making an ethical choice when it comes to donating your clothes, click the link in bio. ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀

 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "👜 GIVEAWAY ALERT! 👖 A few weeks ago, we launched #EarthAfterEarthDay, a campaign highlighting how important it is to mak" - 2044412661826914014
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👜 GIVEAWAY ALERT! 👖 A few weeks ago, we launched , a campaign highlighting how important it is to make eco-friendly choices every day, even after Earth Day is over. Every Wednesday since then, we have announced another giveaway with a sustainable brand, to help a few lucky winners lower their impact. This week, we’re focusing on sustainable fashion by giving away a $500 gift card to @Everlane!⠀ ⠀ Everlane is a fashion company focusing on modern and stylish basics, with ethical factories, radical transparency, and sustainability at its core. To enter to win the gift card, post a photo to your feed showing us something positive you’re doing for the planet, and tag both and @GreenMatters. And in honor of the giveaway, there will be sustainable fashion programming at GreenMatters.com all week. Click the link in bio to learn more. ⁣ ⁣

 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "Going zero-waste doesn’t mean that you have to make any sacrifices when it comes to your skincare and self-care routine." - 2043683335596660686
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Going zero-waste doesn’t mean that you have to make any sacrifices when it comes to your skincare and self-care routine. There are plenty of beauty treatments you can make at home — with ingredients you probably already own. ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ Avocado makes for a great moisturizer, and sugar is a natural exfoliator, to give a few examples. What are your favorite DIY beauty ingredients? Let us know in the comments — and click the link in our bio to learn how to make your own zero-waste masks, scrubs, and serums! ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀

 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "Unlike clothing or household options, sanitation restrictions make it a little harder to donate the makeup you aren’t us" - 2042998181800793438
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Unlike clothing or household options, sanitation restrictions make it a little harder to donate the makeup you aren’t using. But that doesn’t make it impossible. ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ All over the country, there are local and national groups that will collect your new or gently used makeup items and donate them to help women get back on their feet after experiencing domestic violence (or other adversity). Have makeup you want to donate? Click the link in bio to learn more. ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀

 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "In the past, IKEA has reported that their customers consume 2 million meatballs daily — so it’s safe to say their meatba" - 2042264273350288710
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In the past, IKEA has reported that their customers consume 2 million meatballs daily — so it’s safe to say their meatballs are well-loved. And now, they’re changing with the times and embracing necessary adjustments to better our environment: The furniture superstore recently announced that they are developing a plant-based meatless “meatball” that will look and taste just like the original. ⠀ ⠀ In a statement, the managing director of IKEA’s food services explained that the addition to the menu is the response to customer feedback requesting a sustainable and affordable option. Click the link in bio to learn more! ⠀ ⠀

 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "Traditionally, removing your makeup meant being specific products — be it a plastic bottle of cleanser or single-use mak" - 2041539420611615556
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Traditionally, removing your makeup meant being specific products — be it a plastic bottle of cleanser or single-use makeup wipes — that only contribute to our waste problem. Fortunately, there are DIY solutions that are not only zero-waste, but also totally natural. ⠀ ⠀ One solution is to make your own reusable remover pads by buying cotton fiber by the yard at your local craft or fabric store; you can also make your own oil cleanser with ingredients that you probably have around the house already — click the link in bio to learn more! ⠀ ⠀

 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "The world of makeup is often associated with excess — with brands constantly saying that more is more; but some beauty e" - 2040792721672769075
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The world of makeup is often associated with excess — with brands constantly saying that more is more; but some beauty enthusiasts are combating the pressure to buy by “shopping their stash,” which basically means using what they already own before buying something new (since, after all, you are probably only going to use one blush at a time...). ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ Not only does it save money, but it also keeps products out of the landfill; most liquid makeup has a short shelf-life (so if you have more makeup than you can use by the time it expires, it’s probably getting thrown out), not to mention it’s also nearly impossible to return without it becoming waste or donate for hygienic reasons. Fortunately, there's a solution: Shopping your stash is a way to keep the planet looking as beautiful as you do! Want to learn more? Click the link in our bio!⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀

 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "Donating your used mascara wands to @AppalachianWild is a creative way to keep your used makeup out of the landfill whil" - 2040061121758572240
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Donating your used mascara wands to @AppalachianWild is a creative way to keep your used makeup out of the landfill while helping animals in need. The rescue group uses mascara wands to clean and groom the tiny animals they’re rehabilitating, the cofounder of the group explained, adding that the small, gentle bristle make for the perfect brushes.⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ Want to send your used mascara wands their way? Click the link in our bio to find out how. ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ ⠀⠀

 image by Green Matters (@greenmatters) with caption : "When exploring the vast world of beauty, skincare, and hygiene, you've probably come across the phrase "clean." Because " - 2039478236848766363
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When exploring the vast world of beauty, skincare, and hygiene, you've probably come across the phrase "clean." Because the word is so vague — and unregulated — natural beauty store @Follain coined the term "cleanwashing." That's when a product claims to be things like clean, natural, and non-toxic, but in actuality, the product may include unsafe ingredients. There are a few ways to avoid cleanwashing. A good initial step is to research brands to find a few whose ethics and claims you can trust. To learn more about how to avoid products that make misleading "clean" claims, click the link in bio.