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Stella McCartney Commissions First-Ever LCA for Manmade Cellulosic Fibers

by Libby MacCarthy, Sustainable Brands
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Luxury fashion label Stella McCartney has released the results of a new Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) comparing the environmental performance of ten different raw material sources of manmade cellulose fiber (MMCF).

Orange, Black ... and Green? Tips to Make Halloween Less Wasteful

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We know Halloween can be a sweet holiday, as well as a frightfully wasteful one with all of the disposable decorations, packaging and costumes that come with the season.  

At Keep America Beautiful, we know it doesn't have to be that way!

Follow these waste reduction and recycling tips to add some green to your Halloween!

14 Easy Ways You Can Fair Trade Your Daily Routine, From Start to Finish

What a difference a day makes...
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Every day, we make choices. We choose what to wear to work, what to eat for breakfast, and which blanket to curl up under at night. Each one of these decisions has the power to improve the world when you choose items with the Fair Trade Certified seal. That's because every time you do, it sends money directly back to the farmers, workers, or fishermen who produced that item for you, which they invest back into their own communities.

Ecocentricity Blog: Native American Wisdom

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Seventh Generation is a reference to a phrase from the Constitution of the Iroquois Nation, which stresses the need to consider impacts of actions on the seventh generation to come. In many respects, it’s the same message as Tomorrow’s Child.

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Seventh Generation is a reference to a phrase from the Constitution of the Iroquois Nation, which stresses the need to consider impacts of actions on the seventh generation to come. In many respects, it’s the same message as Tomorrow’s Child.

Gildan Partners With Sans Soucie to Give New Life to Hosiery Waste

Gildan Talks to Innovator and Designer Katherine Soucie of Sans Soucie Textile and Design
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Gildan launches its partnership with Katherine Soucie, founder of Sans Soucie Textile and Design, providing hosiery waste that is transformed into new garments and textiles. Sans Soucie is a zero waste textile and clothing design studio that transforms pre-consumer nylon waste hosiery into new hand-made textiles for garment production. All offcuts are kept and transformed into garments, textile constructions, accessory lines and sculptural forms/installations.  

Introducing the 42BELOW® Lemon Soap Science Series

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The “Lemon Ladies” are back! Check out the latest episodes of our planet saving, recycled cocktail lemons soapy scheme including the one where the Lemon Ladies reveal what's in our secret soap recipe.

SC Johnson Signs Agreement to Acquire Method and Ecover

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RACINE, Wis., Sept 14, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- SC Johnson today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Method and Ecover, two highly regarded consumer brands from People Against Dirty, a leading company that offers home care, hand and body, and laundry products sold in North America, Europe and a number of other countries around the world.

“Method and Ecover have a strong tradition of innovation and delivering on consumers’ needs. They are a great complement to SC Johnson’s trusted lineup of iconic brands,” said Fisk Johnson, Chairman and CEO of SC Johnson.

VIDEO | Behind-the-Scenes: Mohawk Group’s Lichen Collection

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Mohawk Group’s award-winning Lichen Collection is the world’s first floor covering to achieve Living Product Challenge Petal Certification from the International Living Future Institute. The carpet plank system is inspired by assemblages of multi-hued, multi-textured lichens and their regenerative role in the ecosystem. The Lichen Collection was designed in collaboration with Jason F. McLennan, the founder of the Living Product Challenge, and his team at McLennan Design.

Science + Cocktails = Soap

Coming soon… the 42BELOW® vodka “Lemon Soap Science Series”
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We just finished our latest batch of 42BELOW® Recycled Cocktail Lemons Eco Soap… Here’s sneak peek at the upcoming Lemon Soap Science series!

Follow 42BELOW® vodka on Facebook to find out which bars are either already in or getting on board in Australia and New Zealand.

Elite Paint Receives First Lead Safe Paint® Certification in Bangladesh

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DHAKA, Bangladesh & EMERYVILLE, Calif., August 30, 2017 /3BL Media/ --  Elite Paint is the first paint company in Bangladesh to achieve Lead Safe Paint® certification. Yesterday, the news was announced publicly through a press briefing organized by Elite Paint and  Chemical Industries in the Begum Sufia Kamal Public Library, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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