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Bangladesh’s Awful Building Collapse: Almost 400 dead, Over a Thousand Injured: This is Fast Fashion

Bangladesh’s Awful Building Collapse: Almost 400 dead, Over a Thousand Injured: This is Fast Fashion

Making just $37-$90 a month, its those incredibly low wages that are part of the reason we can buy clothing more cheaply in 2013 than in 1995, despite all other costs (materials, transportation, rents) having risen.

by × May 2, 2013 × 0 comments

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Lara Miller: Eco Fashion's Quick Change Artist

Lara Miller: Eco Fashion's Quick Change Artist

Eco Fashion designer Lara Miller is an Eco Chick fave; her supermodern, often convertible, sensuously romantic, yet travel-friendly designs are deceptively simple but always on […]

by × July 27, 2010 × 1 comment

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People Won't Change for the Environment (on my campus)

A recent article outlines a pretty simplistic poll conducted in London about people’s willingness to change their behaviour for the good of the planet. A […]

by × September 3, 2009 × 2 comments

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Eco Chic Weekly 8/29/09

Eco Chic Weekly 8/29/09

Eco Chic Weekly compiles the best of the best in green fashion and beauty blogging each week. Please feel free to copy and use this […]

by × August 29, 2009 × 1 comment

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Eco Fashion News of the Week: August 28, 2009

Eco Fashion News of the Week: August 28, 2009

Treehugger’s reporting that Hanes is going to start making their inexpensive undies from hemp? Awesome! But Why now? It’s ECOnomics at work: Because Crailar (the […]

by × August 28, 2009 × 3 comments

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Crude, the Film, Shows Real Price of America's Oil Addiction (Hint: It's Not Just the Environment)

Crude, the Film, Shows Real Price of America's Oil Addiction (Hint: It's Not Just the Environment)

Crude is the story of a community of 30,000 tribal members in the Amazonian jungle of Ecuador who hold a corporation to bear for its […]

by × August 10, 2009 × 2 comments

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You Might Be an Eco Chick If…..

You Might Be an Eco Chick If…..

….you’ve decided that since you’ve made it this far this summer without A/C, you’re just going to keep going and tough it out, just to […]

by × August 6, 2009 × 3 comments

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Which Cars Win First Prize in Green?  Greenopia's Got the Deets

Which Cars Win First Prize in Green? Greenopia's Got the Deets

Guest Post By Ayana Meade According to the newly-released Greenopia Green Care Guide, the top three most eco-friendly cars on the market today are: 1. […]

by × March 10, 2009 × 1 comment

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Dose of Reality: Engagements

Dose of Reality: Engagements

To produce that single ounce, miners have to quarry hundreds of tons of rock, which are then doused in a liquid cyanide solution to separate […]

by × January 22, 2009 × 3 comments

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Starre Vartan to Speak at "Plugging Into Green" Panel in Brooklyn

P.S. 107 Kicks off its 5th Annual “Readings on the 4th Floor” Series by Plugging into the Green Movement Leading writers from the frontlines of […]

by × January 20, 2009 × 0 comments