TEXTILES. Adidas Fashions Recycled Nylon at Best

Adidas states: “we are committed to creating a minimum of 1 million pairs of Ultraboost with Parley Ocean Plastic by the end of 2017.” The iconic German sportswear brand engages at most with Parley Ocean Plastic. Adidas in collaboration with fashion designer Stella McCartney just unveiled a most fashionable new version of Ultraboost trainer which once again … Continue reading TEXTILES. Adidas Fashions Recycled Nylon at Best

TEXTILES. Biodegradation, Focus of Hohenstein at Techtextil/Texprocess

The biodegradability of textiles, the increasingly important factor in assessing material sustainability, is Hohenstein’s key point of interest. The German Hohenstein Group  will showcase at next Techtextil/Texprocess trade show in Frankfurt (May 9-12, 2017), heralding biodegradation of textiles as one of its key focuses of their presentations. Experts from Hohenstein’s Development and Services departments will be available for … Continue reading TEXTILES. Biodegradation, Focus of Hohenstein at Techtextil/Texprocess

CSR. Bridgestone Reveils its ‘Way To Serve’

Mobility, People, and Environment on top of Bridgestone’s CSR priorities. Bridgestone Corporation, the Tokyo-headquartered largest tire and rubber company, unveiled a refined, new global corporate social responsibility (CSR) commitment. Called “Our Way to Serve,“, it is centered around three priority areas: Mobility, People and Environment. Through innovative technology, Bridgestone is committed to providing easier, safer, … Continue reading CSR. Bridgestone Reveils its ‘Way To Serve’

COSMETICS. Petit Jardin Milano receives Bio Eco Tag

Petit Jardin Milano, a Solale Srl. owned Italian organic skin care brand, obtained the BIO ECO recognition by AIAB, a certification that guarantees the company’s product ingredients are sourced from certified organic farms and 100% Made in Italy. Furthermore, Solale states to avoid outsourcing for its natural extracts supply and productions. Petit Jardin Milano skin care products respect … Continue reading COSMETICS. Petit Jardin Milano receives Bio Eco Tag

COLLABORATIONS. Unifi + USA Sports Teams to Raise Environmental Responsibility Awareness

Spreading an environmental message works better when activated in partnership. Unifi, Inc., the producer of REPREVE, a famed brand of recycled polyester/polyamide fiber made from plastic bottles, announced its collaboration with seven American professional sports teams, including few NBA and NHL ones. Unifi’s REPREVE fiber is used by many well-known brands across auto, home and apparel industries, … Continue reading COLLABORATIONS. Unifi + USA Sports Teams to Raise Environmental Responsibility Awareness

RESEARCH. 8 Key Technologies Driving Sustainability

Sustainability megatrends are about tech innovations for earth. While the earth has remained relatively stable for 10,000 years, scientists believe that in just a short space of time, we’ve crossed 4 out of the earth’s 9 ‘planetary boundaries’: climate, biodiversity, land-system change and biogeochemical cycles. Meanwhile, we are witnessing an era of unprecedented technological change, with … Continue reading RESEARCH. 8 Key Technologies Driving Sustainability

LIFESTYLE. Adidas Serving Up 4 Drivers of Performance & Well-Being

To be released this summer, ALL DAY adidas’ new app motivates people to a “more balanced you”. Adidas shared yesterday a first look at adidas ALL DAY, an all-new free app – to be released this summer – intended to deliver a 360° approach to fitness, motivating consumers on the path to a more “balanced you”.  The ALL DAY app … Continue reading LIFESTYLE. Adidas Serving Up 4 Drivers of Performance & Well-Being