Selfridges has banned all single-use, plastic-based beauty wipes from its “Beauty Halls,” replacing them with recyclable or reusable alternatives.
Just two months after ING introduced the world’s first sustainability improvement derivative , we launched another product aimed at encouraging companies to get measured on environmental, social and governance (ESG) goals.
Build Back Better: the unmissable opportunity to build a sustainable economic future. A post COVID world is one that will look quite different to a pre-COVID world. We’ve seen in the last few weeks this echo chamber almost of calls saying we need to take this opportunity, this tragic situation that we have today, to build back better says Christopher Kaminker, Head of Sustainable Investment Research and Strategy at Lombard Odier Investment Managers.
The fashion industry has been coming under fire in recent years for its environmental impact. Not only does the industry have a large carbon footprint, but many of the materials it uses are damaging for ocean environments. Sustainability has become a key concern for conscious consumers, and this has been having a knock-on effect on brands. Adidas has already made efforts to address its environmental impact by using recycled PET plastic in its products, and now it has made another step forward by releasing its first totally recyclable shoe.
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