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Pineapple leaves repurposed for leather alternative

Sustainability Matters

July 27, 2021

Dole Sunshine Company has partnered with Ananas Anam to turn pineapple plant leaves into a natural textile. London-based Ananas Anam develops innovative plant-based textiles and is the company behind Piñatex — a leather alternative made from sustainably sourced pineapple leaf fibres. Via the partnership with Dole, ?bres will be collected from harvested pineapple plant leaves on

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Agriculture & Food, Fashion & Clothing


Lululemon, LanzaTech are reshaping carbon waste into fabric

GreenBiz Group

July 26, 2021

Addressing industrial emissions and harmful particulate matter, such as those produced by steel mills, continues to be a difficult challenge.  Consider that right now, the steel industry is among the three biggest producers of carbon dioxide. In 2018, every ton of steel produced emitted about 1.85 tons of carbon dioxide, according to the World Steel Association. That equates to about 8 percent of

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Fashion & Clothing




The Terms Sustainable Fashion Influencers Use to Mobilize Millennials 

As society as a whole begins to increasingly value all things sustainable, we are now seeing this trend in the fashion world. With the rising power to impact the masses via large social media followings, influencers focused on sustainable fashion are utilizing particular language and to spread their message.    

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Fashion & Clothing, Media, Communications & Publishing



Our Fiber-Filled Future Future

The negative impacts of single-use and micro plastics are no longer a secret, and marine conservation communities are coming together around the world to combat and control the damage. Fingers point at water bottles, straws, and other commonly used items as main offenders, and as a result many of us are gravitating towards alternatives or choosing to go without - but what if we told you that the clothes you wore

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Environment & Climate, Fashion & Clothing, Sustainability



Courier service helps Aussies recycle unwanted textiles

Sustainability Matters

March 21, 2021

Every year, about 800,000 tonnes of textiles end up in landfill. To help tackle this problem and help consumers recycle and repurpose their pre-loved textiles, courier service CouriersPlease (CP) is collecting unwanted items from Australian households via a partnership with sustainable sock company Upparel. Through the CP–Upparel initiative, people can book a collection through the Boomerang

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Fashion & Clothing