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12 Climate-Conscious Snacks for Earth Month

These tasty snack brands are doing the most for the environment!

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These tasty snack brands are doing the most for the environment!

Climate change is a hot topic, literally! When it comes to combating global warming, these vegan-friendly snack brands have risen to the occasion. Through carbon footprint offsets, sustainable ingredient sourcing, regenerative farming, and product upcycling, these vegan-friendly food brands are giving back to the environment while bringing you tasty options to snack on. Care for the environment, but want to get your snack on? Check out these vegan-friendly climate-conscious snack brands!

12 Tides Organic Kelp Snacks

Ocean-friendly puffed kelp chips packaged in compostable materials? Sign us up! Through the use of regenerative ocean farming, this climate-conscious snack brand is helping to heal damaged aquatic ecosystems. And you can get in on the action! 12 Tides Organic Kelp Snacks come in a tasty variety of flavors like Vegan Cheddar, Chili Pepper, and Everything. Become an ocean activist and get snacking today!

12 Tides

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Brad’s Veggie Chips

This climate-conscious snack brand utilizes ingredients from farms that prioritize environmental protection, preserve natural resources, and support biodiversity. And these sustainable snacks taste oh-so-good! Brad’s Veggie Chips are flour-free and packed with organic vegetables and seasonings. Brad’s lineup of better-for-you snacks also includes Crunchy Kale Chips, Keto Crisps, and Veggie Flats. Yum!

Brad's

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Quinn Snacks Pretzel Nuggets

In case you didn’t get the memo, we are obsessed with Quinn Snacks Pretzel Nuggets. With plant-based fillings ranging from maple almond butter to vegan cheese, how can you blame us? In addition to crafting delicious vegan, gluten-free snacks, this Boulder, Colorado company is shaking up the snack industry by using intentionally sourced, regenerative ingredients. We love a climate-conscious snack brand!

Quinn Snacks

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ALOHA Protein Bars

Committed to its climate-neutral standing, ALOHA currently keeps many sustainable practices including thoughtfully sourcing ingredients and offsetting business emissions. We are currently inspired by the brand’s Pa’akai “Sea Salt” Bar, which contains planet-friendly Panova oil along with naturally filtered Hawaiian sea salt.

ALOHA

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RIND Snacks

RIND’s approach to sustainability involves transforming commonly discarded fruit peels and rinds into delicious bites for the fruit-loving snacker! Available in a variety of flavors, RIND won’t ever let you get bored. Opt for the brand’s Chewy Straw-Peary Skin-On Dried Fruit, Crispy Peach Chips, and Pina Colada Fruit & Nut Snack Mix to name a few!

RIND

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Love Beets

Love beets? We sure do! In fact, we can’t get enough of this climate-conscious brand. Specializing in ​cooked, marinated, and pickled beets for recipes and snacking, the Love Beets brand practices whole crop utilization by sorting its beets into specific sizes, allowing them to use any and all sizes in their range of products. No food waste on Love Beets’ watch!

Love Beets

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Back to Nature Cookies

It’s in the name, but this climate-conscious snack brand is giving back to the planet through its partnership with The Nature Conservancy. Back to Nature has helped plant hundreds of thousands of trees to combat deforestation. Sweet, right? And so are the Back to Nature Cookies. Find vegan cookies like Fudge Striped, Loaded Trail Mix, and Fudge Mint Cookies from this plant-based brand.

Back to Nature

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GoodSam Foods

Prioritizing direct trade practices and regenerative agriculture, GoodSam Foods is a climate-conscious choice we love to make again and again. Plus, there are so many options to enjoy! From Dark Chocolate Candy-Coated Peanuts to Salted Macadamias to Sea Salt & Almond Chocolate Bars, GoodSam Foods more than understands our go-to snack desires.

GoodSam Foods

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Patagonia Provisions Crackers

Tackling climate change through regenerative agricultural practices that promote healthy and diverse soil, Patagonia Provisions Crackers are our go-to appetizer pick. Avid snackers can find four vegan-friendly cracker flavors: Margherita Pizza, Sourdough Sea Salt, Rosemary Garlic, and Vegan Cheddar Cheeze.

Patagonia Provisions

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Diana’s Bananas

Vegan-Friendly

Made with upcycled bananas, the frozen, dark chocolate-coated banana treats are a warm weather fave! And the planet loves them too. Although Diana’s Bananas is not a fully vegan company, the Dark Chocolate Real Banana Bites and Real Banana Halves are both plant-based, climate-conscious choices you can feel good about!

Diana's Bananas

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Barnana Organic Plantain Chips

Vegan-Friendly

Of course, this Certified B Corporation made the list of tasty climate-conscious snacks! Made with organic plantains sourced through regenerative agricultural practices, Barnana Organic Plantain Chips are the sweet, salty, and sustainable snack of our dreams! Find the plantain chips in flavors like Acapulco Lime and Spicy Mango Salsa. The brand also offers Cassava Chips, Plantain Crisps, and various sweet treats to enjoy as well.

Barnana

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Alter Eco Organic Chocolates

Vegan-Friendly

This isn’t just any chocolate company. Alter Eco Organic Chocolates regenerate ecosystems, empower farmers, and reverse climate change. That’s a pretty fancy resume for a chocolate bar! Vegan options include Almond Blackout, Quinoa Crunch, and Deep Dark Sea Salt bars, to name a few. Alter Eco also features tasty vegan granola made with climate-conscious ingredients.

Alter Eco

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At VegOut, we curate the best of the best vegan products, so you don’t have to. Our picks are all selected by our amazing team of writers and editorial staff. We may earn commission if you purchase one of these great products by clicking the links above.

Anja Grommons

Anja Grommons

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During her studies to become a registered dietitian, Anja—a longtime vegetarian—transitioned to a vegan diet. Living in Kalamazoo, Michigan at the time (Go Broncos!), she met Maggie and Tammie through VegOut Kalamazoo (one of VegOut’s first focus cities) and began collaborating with the duo. When she’s not writing about new vegan eats, practicing as a pediatric clinical dietitian, and virtually coaching fellow plant-based eaters, you can find her creating veg-centric recipes, trying new cruelty-free products, and spending time with her partner Addison and cat Kovu.

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