Why Should I Care About Sustainability? In modern life, particularly in western countries, it is nearly impossible to avoid the talk of sustainability. Even if you don’t choose to participate yourself, the conversation goes on around you with talk of banning plastic straws, the switch to renewable energy, and the removal of plastic carrier bags […]
Iris van Melsen is the founder and creative lead at Permanent Clothing, a sustainable fashion brand taking Europe by storm. The brand, was conceived with the ambition to reflect the unique individuality of the Amsterdam streetwear culture through conscious collection concepts, in a more positive and sustainable way. Iris has lead Permanent clothing to be […]
We all know that your clothes are part of the overall impression you leave with people. And in terms of your work clothes, they also say a lot about your workplace environment, the quality of your work and your business. Whether you need to wear a uniform or a power suit, your clothes have a […]
This is an interesting question, that we get asked on a regular basis. And actually, there is no answer than we can give, because it depends on which of the two: organic or Fairtrade, aligns with your values. The way to decide for yourself is to understand the difference between what “organic” means, and what […]
Okay, so you’ve read a lot about what is green and how to use our systems, but why should YOU do it? It helps the environment, sure, but what else can it do for you? The “Environmental Arms Race” probably sounds a bit chaotic, but it’s simple. If you start doing something green, others will […]
Once again Feel Good Friday has come round, it is the time of the week where we introduce you to an eco and ethical company we know of and love! If you would like to know a little bit more about Feel Good Friday, and how it started click here. Woolcool are this weeks fantastic […]
We love a good infographic, which is why when we stumbled across this we had to share it. This graphic shows that the number of consumers engaging in environmental sustainability is ever increasing, with a growing amount willing to spend more for goods and services from socially responsible companies. This is great encouragement for more […]
Below is the latest viral campaign from Greenpeace in it’s mission to prevent Shell from drilling in the Arctic. The video was created by award winning agency ‘Don’t Panic’, and is possibly the saddest video to feature Lego ever.
We love infographics, as they are quite simply far easier to digest than mountains of text. This week we stumbled across this great visual outlining the responsibility of sustainability and whose hands it falls into.
What is good for the environment, is also good for business. We found that a whopping 45% of workers were willing to take a pay cut, in order to work in a job that makes a social or environmental impact. Other highlights from the research include that green businesses could add £20 billion to the […]