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E-waste fashion: are you wearing Dell?

Electronics created by Dell are getting an unexpected new afterlife application. The consumer products brand is transforming various components from…

Reinventing the world’s US$ 1.4 trillion fashion industry

The Cradle-to-Cradle Institute’s Fashion Positive+ programme is celebrating its first anniversary. Backed by major brands like Stella McCartney and H&M,…

Blondie shows off ‘green’ couture during London Fashion Week

United Kingdom – British singer Debbie Harry, better known as Blondie, is collaborating with fashion brand VIN + OMI for…

Stella McCartney helps plastic fashion take another step forward

United Kingdom – Sustainable design is proving more and more not to be a passing phase. Now it is fashion…

Seeking out ‘the next big thing’ in eco-fashion

Global – A consortium of Finnish experts has won the first Global Change Award for a new technology to dissolve…

Falkenberg: ‘Circular is the fashion’

Europe – Karl Falkenberg, the Environment Director General of the European Commission, has called on to a ban on waste….

Recycled plastics: the height of fashion

United States – Many of today’s hottest fashions are coming from an unexpected source – namely yesterday’s plastics, according to…

UK comes up with fashionable recycling solution

United Kingdom – The SUSCORP consortium, a project co-financed by the UK Technology Strategy Board, has developed an innovation for…

Recycled polyester in fashion

Archiv – Basking in the catwalk spotlight of a Tokyo fashion show alongside a Yen 5 million (US$ 50 000)…

’Trashy Fashion’ designer clothes

Archiv – Canadian designer Linda Finstad has put together a collection of what she calls ’Trashy Fashion’ – wearable art…

‘Jam tomorrow’ doesn’t make today any easier

A recent report has made some pretty bold forecasts about how the second-hand clothing industry is set to boom over…