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the designers fashioning the future

Does it makes you feel good to donate your clothes to charity? It shouldn’t. The second-hand clothing trade destroys economies and environments ... live, design and think around these issues,” she say... read more

5 Eco-Friendly Types of Fabric for Feel-Good Fashion (Inside and Out)

Environment-conscious living can get as subtle and not obvious as the seemingly innocent and simple cotton shirt you are wearing right now. “Eco-fashion”, as I will refer to it in this piece, is a gro... read more

Could Synthetic DNA Be the Next Tech Breakthrough?

Most textiles today are made from petroleum-based polyester, which is harmful to the environment when ... Ginkgo Bioworks churns out organisms used for new perfume fragrances and food sweeteners, usin... read more

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The truth about bioplastics

Bioplastics are often touted as being eco-friendly, but do they live ... need to grow and reproduce. Companies can then harvest the microbe-made PHA, which has a chemical structure similar to that of ... read more


8 Easy Steps to Make Fashion Smarter and More Sustainable

Examples include recycled plastic, dead-stock fabric, rubber, and textiles that designers have turned into new clothing and ... Modified Organisms that are harmful to humans, animals and entire eco-sy... read more

Microfibres: Scientists warn of growing cost of inaction on tiny particles polluting oceans

Dr Browne said he was concerned about the growing ... clothes or bag, so they can not be disposed of easily and so are likely to still transfer to the home, humans and/or the environment," he said. Ni... read more

8 Global Grad Show projects that will make the world a better place

And on a micro level, they look at how living environments can be ... merging modern textile design with biotech principles that manipulate the growing process of K. rhaeticus bacteria, to create a ne... read more

Green Guide to Buying Outdoor Apparel

For example, Patagonia has used only organically grown cotton for 20 years. One of the biggest markers in the industry is the Global Organic Textile Standard ... can look for the new insulation in pro... read more

Growing shoes and furniture: A design-led biomaterial revolution

En Vie (Alive), curated by Reader and Deputy Director of the Textile ... and damage the environment. "Ultimately, this will affect the way humans live and operate in society." We're agreed that the fi... read more

A Story of Ethical Fashion Consumption

Two more commonly used textiles are polyester and nylon. Polyester and nylon are both non-biodegradable ... your skin and the environment, no one is safe. In fact, ’20 of the world’s favorite brands a... read more

Circular Economy in the EU, new directives and funding

The UK Government has recently published "Growing a circular economy” report ... In the fashion industry "closed loop textile" UK company Worn Again says that at present only 20% of textile and clothi... read more

Synthetic DNA could be the next tech breakthrough

Most textiles today are made from petroleum-based polyester, which is harmful to the environment when ... Ginkgo Bioworks churns out organisms used for new perfume fragrances and food sweeteners, usin... read more



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