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Asket’s new receipt shows the environmental cost of fashion card
Oct 09, 2020

Sourcing Journal

Asket’s new receipt shows the environmental cost of fashion

Underscoring how fashion is made at the expense of the environment, Swedish men’s wear brand Asket recently introduced The Impact Receipt, a consumer-facing calculation that breaks down and shares ...
Belfast packaging firm invests £5m and creates new jobs card
Oct 09, 2020

Packaging News

Belfast packaging firm invests £5m and creates new jobs

A growing demand for sustainable packaging has driven East Belfast packaging company MSO Cleland to make a £5m investment in its business and create 35 jobs.
Chevron Phillips Chemicals successfully produces polyethylene in advanced recycling technology card
Oct 09, 2020

BIC Magazine

Chevron Phillips Chemicals successfully produces polyethylene in ad...

Chevron Phillips Chemical (CPChem) has announced success in its first commercial-scale production of polyethylene using advanced recycling technology.
Coffee packaging with 45% reduced carbon footprint card
Oct 09, 2020

Packaging Europe

Coffee packaging with 45% reduced carbon footprint

In this Innovation Spotlight, Amcor tells us how it helped Meira Oy, a leading Finnish ... Replacing the aluminium barrier with Amcor's AmLite metal-free high ... how to introduce metal-free, bio-b...
Companies need to institutionalize climate solutions in every department card
Oct 09, 2020

GreenBiz

Companies need to institutionalize climate solutions in every depar...

To realize the great economic, social and ecological benefits of solving the ... recycling and reuse, and can be pivotal to creating a circular economy.
German start-up leads sports clubs towards sustainability card
Oct 09, 2020

EURACTIV

German start-up leads sports clubs towards sustainability

In 2019, the 28-year-old founded a company that supports clubs on their way to sustainability: ecologically, socially and economically. EURACTIV ...
Green entrepreneurs: Coffee for your face, bees for your booze card
Oct 09, 2020

BBC News

Green entrepreneurs: Coffee for your face, bees for your booze

Anna Brightman, 27, and her brother William, 29, use old coffee grounds to make skincare products.
IOC Meets with Milano Cortina 2026 to Discuss Sustainability for Winter Games card
Oct 09, 2020

SwimSwam

IOC Meets with Milano Cortina 2026 to Discuss Sustainability for Wi...

... energy for torches and cauldrons, the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions, manufacturing podiums with post-consumer plastic packaging, and the ...
New sustainable milk carton card
Oct 09, 2020

Packworld

New sustainable milk carton

Clover Sonoma, a third-generation family-owned and operated dairy based in Petaluma, Calif., is transitioning its half-gallon organic milk to a fully renewable plant-based paperboard milk carton.
SAYA launches sustainable fiber made from fabric scrap & overstock card
Oct 09, 2020

Snewsnet

SAYA launches sustainable fiber made from fabric scrap & overstock

SAYA, a new name in fiber announces its debut with an expanded offering beyond recycled PET bottles including recycled cutting scrap and fabric, bringing new options to the textile industry.
Sev-Rend focuses on sustainable packaging options for a demanding supply chain card
Oct 09, 2020

Produce News

Sev-Rend focuses on sustainable packaging options for a demanding s...

The commitment to sustainability along with keeping the supply chain moving have been the main focus for Sev-Rend High-Performance Packaging for the past several years.
Textiles recycling gaining global investments card
Oct 09, 2020

Waste Today Magazine

Textiles recycling gaining global investments

Projects in locations ranging from Pennsylvania to Taiwan are targeting landfill diversion options for discarded clothing and fabric.
The Gift Lab banks on alternatives to plastic card
Oct 09, 2020

Premium beauty

The Gift Lab banks on alternatives to plastic

A specialist in gift and luxury packaging serving the fashion and beauty industries, The Gift Lab must now meet the changing demands of brands and consumers. Like many other players in this sector,...
This beautiful wrapping paper is 100% recyclable card
Oct 09, 2020

Tree Hugger

This beautiful wrapping paper is 100% recyclable

Wrappily's paper is 100% recyclable because it is made from newsprint, and newsprint happens to be one of the most environmentally-friendly papers out there.
Welsh Wool used for sustainable protective packaging card
Oct 09, 2020

Wales 247

Welsh Wool used for sustainable protective packaging

Rhug Estate is ingeniously using the organic wool from its flock of sheep on the farm to make high quality, sustainable, protective packaging for its new Wild Beauty skin and body care collections....
7 start-ups building technology to tackle food waste card
Oct 08, 2020

Silicon Republic

7 start-ups building technology to tackle food waste

This week, take a look at seven start-ups developing technologies that aim to drastically reduce food waste, repurpose it into something more useful, or eliminate it completely.
Aussie start-ups look to scale up on sustainable solutions card
Oct 08, 2020

Food & Drink Business

Aussie start-ups look to scale up on sustainable solutions

Five Australian companies are on the shortlist of 45 start-ups part of Rabobank’s global food and agri startup program FoodBytes! Virtual Pitch for 2020, which aims to help entrepreneurs scale thei...
Best out of waste: Hyundai launches fashion collection from upcycled auto scraps card
Oct 08, 2020

Hindustan Times Auto News

Best out of waste: Hyundai launches fashion collection from upcycle...

Bracelets from seatbelts and car glass, work vest from re-purposed airbag materials and more, Hyundai teams up with artists to put fashion in fast lane.
Cargill links up with Virent to upcycle agricultural waste to packaging raw material card
Oct 08, 2020

FoodIngredientsFirst

Cargill links up with Virent to upcycle agricultural waste to packa...

Cargill and renewable energy company Virent are working together to evaluate the use of Cargill’s corn dextrose as a feedstock for Virent’s BioForming technology, producing raw material for packagi...
Decaf Denim made from recycled plastic and coffee card
Oct 08, 2020

Geeky Gadgets

Decaf Denim made from recycled plastic and coffee

The team at Coalatree have taken to Kickstarter once again to launch their new Decaf Denim trousers made from recycled plastic and coffee.
Do Sports Teams’ Sustainability Efforts Matter To Fans? card
Oct 08, 2020

Texas A&M Today

Do Sports Teams’ Sustainability Efforts Matter To Fans?

A Texas A&M associate professor of sport management says that organizations should be proactive in becoming more sustainable to increase business performance, deepen connections with fans and attra...
G20 tourism leaders vow to put sustainability at the heart of recovery card
Oct 08, 2020

TTG Asia

G20 tourism leaders vow to put sustainability at the heart of recovery

Tourism ministers of the G20 nations have committed to ramping up efforts to prioritise sustainable and inclusive growth in the rebuilding of the tourism sector.
H&M will turn your ratty old T-shirt into a brand new sweater card
Oct 08, 2020

Fast Company

H&M will turn your ratty old T-shirt into a brand new sweater

Garment-to-garment recycling has been a pipe dream in the fashion industry for decades. But the technology may finally be here.
Markon launches recyclable cardboard clamshells for strawberries card
Oct 08, 2020

Fresh Fruit Portal

Markon launches recyclable cardboard clamshells for strawberries

By converting the 4/2-pound MFC Strawberry clamshells from plastic to cardboard, nearly 30 tons of plastic will be saved annually from going into ...
Meet Luca: a car made almost entirely out of waste material card
Oct 08, 2020

Dutch Review

Meet Luca: a car made almost entirely out of waste material

Today, students from TU Eindhoven will present a car made almost entirely out of waste. The materials used to create the car include household waste, used PET bottles and even plastic from the ocea...
Sales of vegan footwear soaring globally finds report on vegan footwear market card
Oct 08, 2020

Vegan First

Sales of vegan footwear soaring globally finds report on vegan foot...

Millennials are fuelling the demand for vegan footwear around the world found a market study report on Vegan Footwear Market conducted by Future Market Insights.
Secret skin: Everything to know about the UAE’s new sustainable beauty platform card
Oct 08, 2020

Vogue

Secret skin: Everything to know about the UAE’s new sustainable bea...

Secret Skin is a discovery platform connecting conscious consumers to sustainable and ethical beauty brands. Secret Skin’s aim is to home a host of clean beauty brands, safe for people, and the pla...
Should synthetic clothing be sold with a warning? card
Oct 08, 2020

Vogue Business

Should synthetic clothing be sold with a warning?

Synthetic clothes release harmful microplastics when washed. Brands could help by informing consumers and investing in research.
Skincare brand BYBI is launching in the U.S. & leading the industry in circular beauty card
Oct 08, 2020

The Zoe Report

Skincare brand BYBI is launching in the U.S. & leading the industry...

With BYBI, co-founders Elsie Rutterford and Dominika Minarovic hope to create not just a circular beauty brand, but one that also cuts down on other industries' waste. It takes leftover clementine ...
Stella McCartney releases sustainability manifesto card
Oct 08, 2020

Harpers Bazaar

Stella McCartney releases sustainability manifesto

The alphabet will guide the spring/summer 2021 ready-to-wear collection in terms of materials and production and echoes McCartney’s values of zero waste, circular fashion and upcycling fabrics.