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Reusable plastic bags are worse than the single-use bags they were meant to replace

Whatever your intent, the statistics show you’re probably only using those reusable bags once.

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The Sustainability Story Behind ‘Project Runway’ Contender Celestino Couture

The size-inclusive, sustainability-focused brand has already dressed the likes of Billy Porter, and it’s not slowing down anytime soon.

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Kardashians, Chris Pratt Getting Called Out For Using Bottled Water Raises Bar for Action Against Single-Use Plastics!

Kim Kardashian West and Kourtney are giving up plastic water bottles, and Jason Momoa called out Chris Pratt for using one.

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Sustainability pioneer Paul Polman to step down as Unilever CEO

Polman will be replaced by Alan Jope, who currently serves as Unilever…

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Sustainability in Brazilian soy supply chain – the complexities of tackling deforestation

Representatives of the Brazil government and of the Brazil soy supply chain are planning to engage in renewed discussions with EU stakeholders and policy-makers in Brussels this week, writes Nathalie Lecocq.

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Audi’s supply chain shake-up and Wales’ coal plant closure: The sustainability success stories of the week

As part of our Mission Possible campaign, edie brings you this weekly round-up of five of the best sustainability success stories of the week from across the globe.

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Sustainability is key issue for department store fashion buyers

Brands risk being delisted if they ignore green concerns, according to survey of over 80 global chains…

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UNESDA President outlines the sector’s 2019-2024 aspirations: sustainability, responsibility, competitiveness

Last year marked UNESDA’s 60th anniversary and gave the soft drinks  industry an opportunity to reflect on the progress it is making, and the direction ahead. The sector is now focusing on three critical areas: sustainability, responsibility, and competitiveness.

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500th! diagram of Sustainability (may just be the tip of the iceberg)

I keep finding more. Probably should stop looking. 476. Summary of Club of Rome in tetrahedron  (Anthony Judge 2018) Mapping of Come On issues onto 3-tetrahedra compound (12 vertices=”unsustainable trends”; 18 edges=”strategies”)   477.

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In the World of Sustainability, Colonialism is Not Dead

Scandinavian fashion label and global It-brand Ganni hardly caused a stir recently when it closed Copenhagen Fashion Week with a sustainability-themed showcase titled “Life on Earth.” Considering that sustainability is now a consumer trend, it is no surprise that a luxury brand touted as “a magnet for cool girls all over the planet” aimed to boost its street cred with a show that put sustainability at its core.

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Viewpoint: How the ‘Food Justice’ movement hinders progress toward equity, health, sustainability

It’s not clear what concept of justice this activism actually serves.

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Hyatt Launches 3 Global Initiatives to Significantly Reduce Single-Use Plastics

Hyatt Hotels Corporation is announcing a series of initiatives to reduce waste at Hyatt hotels globally, including introducing large-format bathroom amenities and reducing single-use water bottles by June 2021.

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The EU declares war on e-waste | Environment| All topics from climate change to conservation

To help reduce electronic waste, a new EU law will require manufacturers to ensure their home appliances are easier to repair. Environmentalists have hailed it as a milestone. But the new law still has gaps.