An Ethical Guide to Toilet Paper

The Environmental Blog

Recycled toilet paper offers the same product but has far less negative impact on the environment. The post An Ethical Guide to Toilet Paper appeared first on The Environmental Blog. Before 2020, few of us gave much serious thought to toilet paper.

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Ethically minded brands are on the rise: Here’s what you should know

The Environmental Blog

And thanks in part to social media, they are able to connect directly with more ethically minded consumers. Inspired by a pair of sandals made from recycled motorbike tyres, co-founder Kyle Parsons explored the idea that brought Indosole to life.

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Fairphone unveils latest ethical smartphone model

Business Green

Company says the Fairphone 3 is produced using responsibly-sourced, conflict-free, recyclable, and Fairtrade materials

FMCG and retail firms join forces in a bid to stabilise the value of plastic recyclate in the UK

Envirotec Magazine

Manufacturers, retailers and recyclers urged to join the collaboration. Fund designed to drive progress towards household collection of flexible plastic for recycling. Unlike many other schemes, recyclers will only be paid if the plastic is definitely recycled.

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Ethical beef? Fresh range goes UK-wide with 'wildlife-friendly' red meat

Business Green

Online ethical grocer Fresh-range announces it is to expand its operations to cover England, Wales, and most of Scotland. Farm Wilder's Fritillary Butterfly Friendly Beef, Cuckoo Friendly Beef, and Cuckoo Friendly Lamb are all now on sale from ethical online grocer Fresh-range.

The Most Ethical Laptop You’ve Never Heard Of

Forbes Green Tech

The iameco D4R uses recycled, modular, non-toxic components

Fashion & Fabric: From Sustainable to Harmful

Unsustainable

Ecology ecology Ellen Rubin Ethics fashion lifestyle organic farming recycling upcycling wasteSustainable Fabric: Not all fabrics are created equal, especially as regards the costs of production and disposal to the environment and to human health.

4 Ways to Reduce Your Company’s Carbon Footprint

The Environmental Blog

In fact, a recent survey showed that 90% of Australians want to purchase sustainable and ethical products. Introduce Recycling Strategies. Instead of sending trash to landfills, make it easy for employees to recycle what’s no longer needed. Recycle carbon Footprint recycle tras

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GreenBiz

We are here to reinvent the wheel of the world’s resource economy - one where our duty to protect the planet is ethically shared among manufacturers, consumers, and recycler. rePurpose. saracefalu2. Sun, 08/09/2020 - 14:59.

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Why Virgil Abloh Is Toting Inclusion For Sustainable Design With Evian 100% Recycled Bottles

Forbes Green Tech

another ethical? Evian and Virgil Abloh have conceived? water bottle design with the idea that sustainable? design can be an inclusive process for future Black Designers.

Sponsored Content: Environmentally friendly Spill Control

Envirotec Magazine

EVO Recycled® is an environmentally friendly Spill Control range that performs better than the norm, is sustainable and more cost-effective. Each product in the range is manufactured from recycled or sustainable material. • Better Performance, Better Value, Better Ethics.

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Higg provides a sustainability report for consumer products

AGreenLiving

This includes choosing the least-impactful materials to supporting manufacturing plants with fair trade policies and renewable energy investments to selecting packaging that is recycled and recyclable. The race is on to battle climate change in notable and impactful ways.

Book Review: Ruined by Design by Mike Monteiro

Terra Infirma

The holocaust is obviously an extreme case, but ‘Ruined by Design’ by web/UX designer Mike Monteiro makes the case that far too many of us designers/engineers leave our ethics at home when we rock up to work. He sets out a code of ethics which blows away the whole “just doing my job/following orders” cop-out. As a somewhat ironic footnote, I ordered Ruined by Design from Amazon, and it arrived in one of their new non-recyclable plastic packets.

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Where to find eco-friendly engagement and wedding rings

AGreenLiving

As these environmental and humanitarian issues have come to light, a variety of companies have stepped in to do some of the foundational ethical research for you, ensuring you’re making the best wedding ring choice for yourself, your partner and the planet.

Using Recycled Paper Is Not Just About Saving Trees

Unsustainable

In developed countries, recycled paper is very easy to find, yet not nearly enough people are making that switch. Recycled paper can save the Earth; here are some facts that reveal how and why. words Ana Yong Recycled paper has been around for a long time but not everyone is using it. Whether because it is perceived to be more expensive or hard to find, not many people have a liking for using recycled paper. i Recycled paper for magazines?

Nimble makes phone accessories from recycled plastic, CDs and more

AGreenLiving

So the three co-founders of Nimble for Good, PBC have combined their extensive experience in the tech, marketing and design development industries to launch a brand of personal tech products committed to ethical and sustainable material sourcing, manufacturing and post-consumer disposal. million from investors as a startup just two years ago, Nimble wasted no time jumping into the tech market with the Bottle Case — a cell phone case made out of 100% recycled plastic bottles.

Adorable baby gorilla wants you to recycle your phone

AGreenLiving

Recycling your old cell phones is an easy way to help gorillas. A recycling company called ECO-CELL partners with primate conservation groups including Gorilla Rehabilitation and Conservation Education Center (GRACE), the Jane Goodall Institute and the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund. So far, the company has recycled about 1 million cell phones. Adorable baby gorilla wants you to recycle your phone.

Great ways to reduce plastic use in your home: Part 1 – what and why

Low Impact

In this first instalment from Ethical.net, we learn why we should be aiming to reduce our plastic use, why recycling isn’t enough and how to get stated reducing food-related plastic waste. Why recycling plastic is not enough. They aim to make ethical the new normal.

Volvo teams up with Phillip Lim on sustainable weekender bag

AGreenLiving

Volvo released a statement in September 2021 vowing to take an ethical stance in the name of animals by committing to leather-free materials in its current and future electric cars. In a collaboration between iconic Volvo and well-established sustainable luxury brand 3.1

Bulk up the eco-friendly way with Grounded’s plant-based protein shakes

AGreenLiving

That’s why every single container of Grounded’s plant-based protein shakes is 100% recyclable. Green a-save-its congress drink-out-there Eco enter-grounded ethics everglades green renovation grounded investment midwestern mint-chocolate national protein-shakes veganPop culture from days gone by was littered with images of big, ripped guys pouring raw eggs into blenders and eating huge slabs of steak. But those days are over.

Siempre Eco is the new wallet-friendly sustainability brand

AGreenLiving

Compared to disposable, single-use plastic products, items made from materials like bamboo or organic cotton are often more expensive as they factor in costs of materials, ethical labor and production. Approximately 98% of Siempre Eco’s packaging is recyclable, reusable or biodegradable.

Great ways to reduce plastic use in your home: Part 3 – around the home

Low Impact

While some plastic fabrics may be more ethical and better for the environment than the alternative (in the case of fur, leather, and some other animal-derived products), they cause their own huge problems. They aim to make ethical the new normal.

5 standout brands from Vegan Fashion Week 2021

AGreenLiving

This year’s Vegan Fashion Week in Los Angeles highlighted brands that are stepping up to meet the demand for ethical products by offering fashionable creations free of animal products. Eco Green Recycle accessories clothing fashion insulation local materials nature project vegan words

Ecosystems for good: How collaborator networks achieve sustainability

GreenBiz

One key area where this can have an impact is plastic recycling. Around 90 percent of plastic used is not recycled — and reducing this number is crucial to achieving SDG 12: Responsible consumption and production. . Ecosystems for good: How collaborator networks achieve sustainability.

Circular economy startups compete at Circularity 2020, taking on shoes to shelf-life

GreenBiz

On the supply side, we only partner with ethical and sustainable brands who manufacture natural toxin-free clothing using organic agricultural practices, which regenerate natural systems,” Butler said. “We Also, we helped design clothes with natural and monofibers that are recyclable.

WOOMETRY upcycles salvaged wood into eco-friendly home goods

AGreenLiving

The main focus of the three-person creative design studio is the production of decorative panels and surfaces from recycled wood. We also like to know everyone involved in the process and communicate with them directly in order to be sure that the working conditions are ethical and decent.”

3 x Household Products That Need To Be Sustainable

The Environmental Blog

Brands like Ethique are super eco-friendly when it comes to bathroom essentials – their products are ethically sourced, contain all-natural ingredients and have very little impact on the planet. Brands like Kind Bag make their bags from 100% recycled plastic bottles.

Startup creates compostable, single-serve coffee bags for your busy mornings

AGreenLiving

And once you’ve finished your mug of coffee, you can simply compost the bag and recycle the packaging, which is already made from recycled materials as well. What’s more, these bags are sustainable, plant-based and dressed in recyclable, compostable packaging.

NOMA Collectives Joshua Tree Edit highlights global artisans

AGreenLiving

All products are fair trade through ethical work environments and crafted using locally sourced materials, many of which are natural or recycled. Business Eco Green Recycle a-napkin-next a-table-setting collection fair-trade india mountain saharan-africa west

Goat Organic Apparel supports human rights and sustainability

AGreenLiving

Goat Organic Apparel has set out to change that with clothing that makes a bold statement in favor of human rights and ethical manufacturing. Traditional apparel production often comes at a cost to the environment , as well as risk to the people making the products.

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AGreenLiving

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Affordable and sustainable fashion trends for fall

AGreenLiving

There are many clothing brands that are dedicated to ethical, eco-friendly clothing that won’t break your budget. It uses eco-friendly materials like recycled cotton and non-toxic dyes. This ethical designer makes handmade rings with conflict-free gems and diamonds.

Green Your Workplace With These Eco-Friendly Office Products and Supplies

Green Business Bureau

The Forest Stewardship Council offers certified printing paper with varying weights and sizes, while HP offers an ink cartridge and plastics recycling program. 100% of HP’s original ink cartridges contain 5% – 45% post-consumer or post-industrial recycled plastic.

Sustainable Fashion: Identifying Fast Fashion Flaws and Extending the Life Cycle of Clothing

Green Business Bureau

They also cut financial corners by ignoring ethical working conditions standards. Designing and manufacturing sustainable clothing involves using sustainable materials that are obtained from environmentally friendly and ethically responsible sources. Use Recycled Materials.

This summer, consider sustainable seafood

GreenBiz

Yet as a consumer, I’ve found it too daunting to evaluate whether the seafood at my restaurants or supermarkets are truly sustainable and ethical. . They come in handy cans to avoid food waste — a particular problem with quickly spoiling seafood — and are easily recycled.

Using Technology to Make Your Company More Efficient and More Sustainable

The Environmental Blog

However, sustainability is much more than an ethical prerogative. Modern enterprises increasingly focus on improving the sustainability of their operations for two key reasons.

3D-printed e-bike wins 2021 international Green Product Award

AGreenLiving

The manufacturer focuses on durability and resource-conserving materials, along with recyclable packaging and ethical work environments for its employees. Business Eco Green Recycle a-year-later- award bicycle bikes design life urwahn urwahn-bikes

Sustainable Food and Eco-Friendly Food Packaging

Green Business Bureau

Source from sustainable and ethical food providers. Businesses have an obligation to source both ethically and sustainably. Plastic recycling is further flawed by the fact that only a small percentage is actually recycled due to contamination and lack of effort on the consumer side.

Sustainability Guide for Builders and Construction: Getting Started

Green Business Bureau

In order to limit the negative environmental impact, prudent businesses are seeking ways to address the top environmental issues in the construction industry: Improper waste disposal and management with very little recycling. Reduce Waste and Use Recycled Materials.

Wayks modular luggage is the ultimate sustainable travel companion

AGreenLiving

Related: This durable luggage is made with replaceable and recycled materials There is a detachable back panel designed for longer travel with soft padding for maximum comfort while carrying larger loads and a pair of adjustable back straps. Bags are made out of PFC-free and recycled fabrics and materials, helping save the environment from excessive carbon dioxide emissions and water consumption compared to similar products.

Sustainability Guide for Hotels and Motels: Getting Started

Green Business Bureau

Reduce Waste and Recycle. Further, hotel waste consists largely of common recyclable materials – aluminum cans, cardboard, paper, plastic bottles and landscape waste – all materials that could be processed into a new useful material.

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Top Marketing Strategies for Sustainable Businesses

The Environmental Blog

It is beyond selling because you provide solutions to your customers while taking into consideration the ecological orientation and ethical business process. Waste like toxic materials, and not recyclable wastes. Here are some tips when implementing go green marketing: Green Design: Use a big recycle symbol on your product packaging to encourage recycling after initial use.

Send your coworkers these sustainable holiday gifts

AGreenLiving

Fair-trade coffee For those who are unfamiliar, coffee that is certified as “ Fair-Trade ” has been vetted to ensure that the product has been produced to a certain set of ethical standards. The ChopValue phone stand boasts 150 chopsticks recycled with 220 grams of carbon stored per product.