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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
18·06·21
Zero waste living is an eco-friendly lifestyle that ensures people get the optimum value from products they buy while reducing waste. Therefore, as someone who wants to live a zero-waste lifestyle, you need to waste-proof your consumption. To do so, zero waste swaps help you replace wasteful items for ones that fit the zero-waste bill.
Sustainable FashionSustainable Fashion
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
17·06·21
The eco-conscious man knows it is counterproductive to plant trees and clean the ocean while wearing clothing that leaves a destructive carbon footprint behind. This article picks out 20 sustainable clothing brands for men true to the values we seek in a sustainable fashion brand - better for people and the planet.
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
17·06·21
With the increasing need for sustainability in fashion, fabrics like linen have become of great importance. From its natural color and aesthetic to its sustainable and functional properties, linen is here to stay. Moreover, organic linen fabric serves as an even better eco-friendly fabric option compared to the regular type. In this article, we explore […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
16·06·21
The meticulous effort to stay germ-free through proper hand hygiene is now a significant part of our lives, primarily due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Hand sanitizers are now the in-thing. Sustainable companies pay attention to details such as safe ingredients, zero-waste packaging, and refill options. In this article, we’ve highlighted ten eco-friendly hand sanitizer product […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
14·06·21
As humans, we have integrated technology into almost every area of our lives. Healthcare, transportation, manufacturing, and more benefit from the technological advancements of the present age. The environment, too, is not left out, and a new breed of eco-friendly apps makes a case for technology aiding our path to sustainable living.
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
13·06·21
If you’ve been shopping for eco-friendly clothing, the chances are that you’ve come across Lyocell fabric. Lyocell is often compared with cotton and other semi-synthetic fibers like modal and viscose. Here's everything you need to know about Lyocell fabric and its sustainability.
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
12·06·21
Over the years, we’ve noticed a shift within the fashion industry towards sustainable and ethical practices. From selecting high-quality, sustainable fabrics to transparency in the supply chain, brands are making changes. In this light, there has been a rise in the use of deadstock fabric.
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
11·06·21
Our collective consciousness around the fashion industry’s environmental impact has led to brands embracing sustainable raw materials. One of the significant switches has been from conventional cotton. Ethical and sustainable companies are now embracing certified organic cotton fabric as an eco-friendly alternative.
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
08·06·21
With the ever-growing interest in sustainable textiles within the fashion industry, many eco-friendly alternatives have sprung up. From organic cotton to bamboo and hemp fabric, designers are prioritizing eco-consciousness. Hemp fabric joins the club and is becoming more popular in apparel making. Looking to get an understanding of this versatile fiber that brands are turning […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
07·06·21
In today’s world, silk is one of the most high-valued and luxurious fabrics for clothing, bedding, or upholstery. People admire this natural fiber for its strength, shine, resilience, and softness. Also, its elegant appearance and feel position it as a luxury material within the fashion industry. Here we explore the question: is silk a sustainable […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
04·06·21
Bamboo fabric is one type of material that people often praise for being sustainable. However, the term ‘bamboo fabric’ houses different types of textiles. While some fabrics are environmentally friendly, others prove less so. The manufacturing process used to make each fabric also gives us an insight into which bamboo fiber is most sustainable. This […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
02·06·21
Modal fabric has become a pretty popular name in fashion and clothing production. Although modal is an environmentally-friendly fabric alternative to viscose and cotton, there are controversies around its level of sustainability. There’s no denying, however, that modal fabric is more durable than traditional rayon. This article serves as a fabric guide for modal.
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01·06·21
If you’re looking to make a lasting impression on customers, while being eco-friendly, your choice of business cards matters. In this article, we’ve selected 10 eco-friendly business cards for you from smaller crafty sellers.
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
28·05·21
Sustainable clothing brands consider the financial costs of ethical practices to determine their price points. Of course, there are high-priced ethical clothes but there are a lot of others that are not as pricey. What’s more these brands prevent a cost passed on to people and planet. Here we list some of our favorite ethical […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
22·05·21
As consumers, we have a responsibility to not only use and dispose of our clothes responsibly but also consider where those clothing items are coming from. For this reason, an important shift is being made to ethical brands. Ethical fashion brands consider the impact of their clothing from chemical composition, to production energy and emissions, […]
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19·05·21
T-shirts could easily be the most popular wardrobe staple in the world today. In a world full of short-lasting fast fashion choices, when you choose ethically made t-shirts you support apparel consumption that benefits not just you but other people and the planet as well.
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19·05·21
Have you ever considered the waste generated from the writing materials you use? When making eco-friendly choices, our pens and pencils may not immediately come to mind. However, if people intentionally choose their writing materials, it makes a difference to the environment. Eco-friendly pens reduce the negative impact that plastic pens make on our planet.  […]
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15·05·21
The average person will use about 300 toothbrushes in their lifetime. But while taking care of ourselves, it’s important to take care of the environment too. So using a zero-waste toothbrush is the best way to ensure that your oral hygiene is not putting the environment at risk.
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10·05·21
Rather than always buying new, we can now shop online for second-hand fashion with merely a few clicks. And a whole range of online thrift stores, appealing to almost any style and taste, has cropped up to help us beat fast fashion ills.
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10·05·21
Flip-flops are so lightweight and comfortable, many of us would wear them everywhere if we could. Originally developed from traditional Japanese footwear “zori,” today we have eco-friendly and not so eco-friendly flip-flops in loads of attractive colors and designs. From summer wear around the house to beach essentials, flip flops have become super popular and […]
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