Post Tagged with: "sustainability"

Ecology

A Garden in an Abandoned Desert Swimming Pool: An Oasis of Food

A Garden in an Abandoned Desert Swimming Pool: An Oasis of Food

A self-sustaining ecosystem capable of thriving in Mesa’s harsh desert climate using only a tenth of the water that traditional agriculture uses.

by × January 21, 2016 × 0 comments

Fair Fashion

What Does Made In USA Really Mean? The Textile Test Series Investigates

What Does Made In USA Really Mean? The Textile Test Series Investigates

Fear not: here’s a quick summary on what the fine print means.

by × November 10, 2015 × 0 comments

Worldchanging Women

How the Farm-to-Car Movement’s Leader, Debbie Mielewski of Ford, Works: Heroines for the Planet

How the Farm-to-Car Movement’s Leader, Debbie Mielewski of Ford, Works: Heroines for the Planet

“I knew the payoff would be big.”

by × November 3, 2015 × 1 comment

Health Is Beauty

The Skin-Loving Benefits of Rosehip Oil from Trilogy

The Skin-Loving Benefits of Rosehip Oil from Trilogy

Like Kate Middleton, I’m officially hooked on Trilogy’s Rosehip Oil.

by × April 28, 2015 × 1 comment

Escapes

Eco Adventures in Whistler, British Columbia

Eco Adventures in Whistler, British Columbia

Whistler is a cosmopolitan ski resort that lacks pretense and is all substance. (I wrote all about the epic skiable terrain and its conservation initiatives […]

by × April 20, 2015 × 0 comments

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Eco Fashion Event: FIT’s Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles Conference in NYC

Eco Fashion Event: FIT’s Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles Conference in NYC

An INCREDIBLE conference if you are in or near NYC.

by × April 9, 2015 × 0 comments

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Levi’s “Comes Clean” About Its Environmental Impacts

Levi’s “Comes Clean” About Its Environmental Impacts

A new study indicates that cotton cultivation has the most significant impact on water consumption.

by × March 21, 2015 × 0 comments

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Eco Fashion Primer: Amber Valletta, Marci Zaroff, Suzy Cameron “We Are What We Wear” (Video)

Eco Fashion Primer: Amber Valletta, Marci Zaroff, Suzy Cameron “We Are What We Wear” (Video)

“Let’s tell a positive story. The fashion industry has the power to do that.” – Amber Valletta

by × April 15, 2014 × 0 comments

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Retro Future Fashion: Predictions That Did and Didn’t Come True

Retro Future Fashion: Predictions That Did and Didn’t Come True

Shouldn’t we be wearing bubble helmets and plastic suits equipped with lights, lasers and other high-tech gadgetry by now?

by × September 9, 2013 × 0 comments

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Bangladesh Adopts New Labor Law, Critics Argue Workers Still at Serious Risk: This is Fast Fashion

Bangladesh Adopts New Labor Law, Critics Argue Workers Still at Serious Risk: This is Fast Fashion

Facing intense international pressure, Bangladeshi lawmakers amended the country’s labor law this week.

by × July 17, 2013 × 1 comment