sustainability

Is Fashion’s Eco-Consciousness More Than a Label Yet?

Is Fashion’s Eco-Consciousness More Than a Label Yet?

For years now, we’ve watched the old guard of the packaged-food industry get pummeled as consumers look to fill their grocery carts with trendier items bearing feel-good labels such as “natural” or “sustainably sourced.”

The beauty business, too, has had to adapt to this changing ethos; hence the proliferation of skincare products billed “eco-conscious” or “organic.”

So we can’t help but wonder: Is the apparel industry next?

Maldives Promote Sustainable Fishing Methods

Maldives Promote Sustainable Fishing Methods

Fish is one of the most traded food commodities, and global consumption of fish and seafood has more than doubled since 1973. Over the same period, overfishing increased from 7 per cent to 33 per cent of all fish stocks.