Green celebrities working to protect the environment: Salma Hayek – SheKnows

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It is undeniable that the environment is crucial. We have seen the headlines on the headlines about the disastrous effects of climate change and the mistreatment of our Earth. Whether it’s protecting our wildlife or saving rainforests, everything needs to be taken seriously. We live in this world, so why not take care of it? And that’s exactly what so many celebrities believe.

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Legendary starlets like Bette Midler at some of our Man Crush Mondays (remember that?) Many have started their own sustainable and environmentally conscious businesses and some have taken initiatives to tackle a certain environmental issue – we love it all.

While we can all do our part, celebrities get more attention than most, so more power to shed light on different issues. Longtime Oscar-winning actress and activist Jane Fonda explained it perfectly in an article for The Guardian. “I don’t want to portray myself as a hero: the simple math is that my age and celebrity ensure the kind of national and global press attention the cause needs.”

Check out some of our favorite celebrities who have done an ongoing job to protect the environment.

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