Google-Backed, Veggie Milk Could Have Lowest Eco-Footprint in Dairy Industry

Google-Backed, Veggie Milk Could Have Lowest Eco-Footprint in Dairy Industry

You’ve heard of alternative milk made from soy, almond, coconut and rice… but have you heard of a plant-based milk made from yellow peas?

That’s right!

Ripple, a startup backed by $44 million from Google and venture capitalists from Silicon Valley is selling alternative milk that not only has a clean taste, but also has just as much protein as that made from cows, reports “Bloomberg.”

It’s perfect timing since Foodable recently reported that there may be a milk shortage, or at least a milk price hike, due to globalization.

Alternative milk might just be the solution, especially if it’s eco-friendly and high in protein.

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Restaurant Brands Leading the Way with Sustainable Practices

Restaurant Brands Leading the Way with Sustainable Practices

We decided to sit down with operators from three restaurant brands paving the way with sustainable practices to see what advice they have for other restaurants wanting to adopt more of these types of programs.

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A Spirits Brand That's Taking Sustainability to New Heights

A Spirits Brand That's Taking Sustainability to New Heights

By Allison Levine, Foodable Contributor

Since 1970, April 22nd has marked the anniversary of Earth Day, representing the birth of the modern environmental movement. It was on that day in 1970 that 20 million Americans across the country united in their shared values and demonstrated for a healthy, sustainable environment. Large campaigns took place again in 1990, 2000 and 2010 and each year in between communities around the world have celebrated the day. Earth Day reminds us that we need to take care of our environment. People spend the day cleaning up, planting gardens and getting involved in countless ways. But, why is Earth Day just one day? Every day should be Earth Day. 

One company does make every day Earth Day — VEEV, a premium organic açai spirit handcrafted with all-natural, organic ingredients.

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