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Ugandan Business Transforms Banana Fiber into Sustainable Handicrafts
Sustainable Suppliers News

Ugandan Business Transforms Banana Fiber into Sustainable Handicrafts

TEXFAD, a Ugandan startup focused on waste management, is transforming decapitated banana stems, typically considered agricultural waste, into valuable resources.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|January 29th, 2024|11:01 AM
The Economics of Sustainable Packaging: Striking the Balance Between Ecology and Commerce
Sustainable Materials

The Economics of Sustainable Packaging: Striking the Balance Between Ecology and Commerce

Taking place in Amsterdam on 14-15 November 2023, the Sustainable Packaging Summit by Packaging Europe will serve as a pivotal gathering of key stakeholders and decision-makers.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|August 2nd, 2023|12:07 PM
Gucci’s Regenerative Denim Collection Wins Circularity Award
Sustainable Materials

Gucci’s Regenerative Denim Collection Wins Circularity Award

Gucci reaffirmed its dedication to sustainability and innovation by winning the Ellen MacArthur Foundation Award for Circular Economy during Milan Fashion Week, distinguishing itself in the realm of sustainable fashion.
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|September 25th, 2023|12:02 PM
H&M Makes Waves by Collaborating with a Climate and Social Justice Nonprofit
Ethical Consumerism

H&M Makes Waves by Collaborating with a Climate and Social Justice Nonprofit

H&M and Slow Factory have joined forces for a five-year partnership focused on industry-wide change, with an emphasis on human rights and climate justice, sparked by H&M employees' commitment to fund social and environmental justice initiatives.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|September 5th, 2023|12:14 PM
 PI Apparel Returns to Medellín this October
Sustainable Supply Chains

PI Apparel Returns to Medellín this October

PI Apparel Medellín's second edition in October will focus on Production & Supply Chain and Innovation, bringing together Colombian and US fashion industry leaders to explore transformative technologies and practices in Colombia's growing apparel market.
PI ApparelPI Apparel
|September 5th, 2023|12:55 PM
Examining the Pitfalls in CSRD-Aligned Double Materiality Assessments: A Guide for Companies
Sustainability Governance

Examining the Pitfalls in CSRD-Aligned Double Materiality Assessments: A Guide for Companies

The CSRD will revolutionize sustainability reporting, aligning it with financial disclosures by requiring comprehensive ESG reporting, necessitating a substantial expansion in disclosure scope regardless of previous practices.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|March 26th, 2024|3:16 PM
How B Corporation Status is Spreading Throughout Europe

How B Corporation Status is Spreading Throughout Europe

The most recognized global standard that recognizes Purpose-Driven Companies, B Corp continues its growth and consolidation in Europe, with Spain being one of the countries with more than 160 companies.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|December 14th, 2022|11:50 AM
Climate, Nature, and Biodiversity: How Businesses Are Adapting to Regulatory Pressure
Sustainable Supply Chains

Climate, Nature, and Biodiversity: How Businesses Are Adapting to Regulatory Pressure

The forthcoming two-day Innovation Forum conference will delve into the critical sustainability challenges in commodity supply chains, focusing on navigating evolving legislation and its practical implications for farmers, forests, biodiversity, and nature.
Innovation ForumInnovation Forum
|September 6th, 2023|11:25 AM
Amazon Pumps Cash Into AI-Powered Recycling Startup
Sustainable Supply Chains

Amazon Pumps Cash Into AI-Powered Recycling Startup

Amazon announced earlier this week it has taken another step toward becoming a mean, green e-commerce machine.
Amazon ComAmazon Com
|March 11th, 2024|4:25 PM
Canada Investigates Nike for Alleged Use of Forced Uyghur Labor in China
Ethical Consumerism

Canada Investigates Nike for Alleged Use of Forced Uyghur Labor in China

Following a comprehensive evaluation of grievances raised by a coalition comprising 28 civil society organizations in June 2022, a series of investigations were initiated to address concerns surrounding the international activities of 13 Canadian companies.
Editorial TeamEditorial Team
|July 12th, 2023|12:02 PM