The Different Kinds of Bioplastic Paving the Way for a More Sustainable Fashion Industry

The fashion industry has long been known for being one of the biggest offenders in global pollution

Strutting your stuff in net zero shoes?

A San Francisco company claims it’s made the first net zero shoes and they could be on sale next year!

COP26 Live: Fashion industry renews climate commitments

Fashion companies have committed to halving their emissions by 2030

Selfridges launches Project Earth in push towards sustainability

The high-end department store chain intends to introduce new retail models and experiences such as repairing and reselling as well as offering clothing rental

‘Fast fashion generates 92m tonnes of waste a year’

The industry also consumes 1.5 trillion litres of water annually and contributes to 190,000 tonnes of oceanic microplastic pollution, according to new research  

CHANEL pledges to get 100% renewable electricity in the bag by 2025

The French fashion label has also committed to halving its carbon dioxide emissions by 2030

Burberry debuts carbon-neutral fashion show

The luxury brand’s Autumn/ Winter 2020 runway show will be held in a certified sustainable venue, will prioritise electric vehicles (EVs) and will not use any air freight

Almost half of UK consumers seek more eco-friendly products

A new survey reveals a further 41% of UK shoppers who keep environmental impact in mind when purchasing

Cotton growing in field
Fashion firms ‘must focus on sustainable cotton’

In the latest Cotton Ranking report, which rates the sustainability of the sector, around a third of the 77 cotton-using companies surveyed scored a zero

US fashion firm gets plastic bottle waste in the bag

Solo New York says just the first run of its Re:cycled Collection will see nearly 90,000 plastic bottles kept out of landfills by turning them into new accessories