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  1. December 20, 2018

    Fibre Focus Hemp

    Fibre Focus: Hemp Choosing a fibre from a design perspective can be challenging enough, but the fibre that a fabric is made from also has numerous environmental and social impacts. It can be difficult to work out the best option…
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  2. December 20, 2018

    Fibre Focus Bamboo

    Fibre Focus: Bamboo Choosing a fibre from a design perspective can be challenging enough, but the fibre that a fabric is made from has numerous environmental and social impacts. It can be difficult to work out the best option…
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  3. December 20, 2018

    5 vegan silk alternatives for cruelty-free luxury

    5 vegan silk alternatives for cruelty-free luxury Silk is a luxurious fabric that is known for its soft handle and sheer finish. However, it is often criticised by vegans and animal rights activists because of its origins. Silk is…
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  4. October 05, 2018

    Black Plastic

    Black Plastic In recent months it has come to light that there exists some types of plastic that are entirely unrecyclable. Black plastic, which is typically found encasing meat and other food in supermarkets, is one of the main…
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  5. October 05, 2018

    McDonald's and plastics

    McDonald's Urged To Scrap Plastic Toys From Happy Meals By Environment Minister Thérèse Coffey
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  6. August 01, 2018

    Are any of us truly sustainable?

    Are any of us truly sustainable? It is fashionable to state you are a sustainable and ethical brand but what does that really mean? Common Objective recently published a study that looked at the…
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  7. April 18, 2018

    How do people reuse bags in everyday life

    As consumers are becoming more aware of the environmental impacts of single-use plastic bags, they have diverted their attention to more reusable bags and began to use those in replacement of the single-use plastic bags. I have…
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  8. April 18, 2018

    Ethical Manufacturing

    Ethical Manufacturing An ethical business ensure that all parts of their production is safe, efficient, and focuses on the health of workers. Why do we need ethical manufacturing? People Matter! Often,…
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  9. April 17, 2018

    Designs for Tote Bags

    Designs for Tote Bags A tote bag’s design should be eye-catching and unique, but also be easy to pair with a variety of outfits. Black and white is a classic colourway for almost any textile product, which drew me to it. To…
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  10. April 17, 2018

    Alternative Eco-Friendly Materials

    Alternative Eco-Friendly Materials Cotton was a primary fabric for the production of all types of products such as bags and clothing. However, now the fashion industry is looking towards more sustainable and eco-friendly…
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