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Sustainable Startup Creates Vegan Leather Wallets Made From Apple Waste And Wood   
April 20, 2020
Source: Plantbased News - London startup Oliver Co. has created vegan leather wallets and cardholders made using apple waste and wood. The company, founded by product design graduate Matt Oliver last year, aims to produce the 'same premium look as...
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10 Sustainable Home Decor Brands You Should Be Shopping   
April 17, 2020
Source: Real Simple - No single company is perfect, but these home brands are trying to reduce their carbon footprint and the ecological impact of their products.
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Now Is the Time to Detox the Fashion Industry — Here's How to Do It   
April 16, 2020
Source: Sustainable Brands - Can the fashion industry take the lead to reduce the use of harmful chemicals and become an influential global force in sustainability?...why now is the time for the industry to stick to its sustainability commitments,
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With A Younger Consumer Base, Companies Are Turning To Sustainable Solutions   
April 16, 2020
Source: Forbes - Last year, millennials finally overtook the baby boomer generation as the largest generational cohort in the U.S. The older generation may still control the bulk of American wealth, but analysts predict that some $30 trillion of...
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How Food Sustainability Is An Unintended Victim Of Coronavirus Pandemic   
April 16, 2020
Source: Benzinga - Multiple food companies introduced new sustainability pledges in early 2020 that seem to have taken a backseat as clients prioritize safety and cost, according to Food Business News.
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“There is no reason to sacrifice sustainability for security”   
April 16, 2020
Source: Horti Daily - Demand for packaging has increased in the past few weeks as consumers increase at-home meals and feel insecure about buying bulk product that others may have touched.
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“Waste Is a Design Flaw”—Stella McCartney and Gabriela Hearst Preach Sustainability at Vogue Global Conversations   
April 16, 2020
Source: Vogue - Making environmentally conscious products takes time—something the industry at large needs to understand. “At Stella McCartney, over 60% of the environmental good that we do is from looking at the source material and working...
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Pandemic, Plastics And The Continuing Quest For Sustainability   
April 15, 2020
Source: Forbes - The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the global economy and disrupted the waste, plastic, and recycling industries. While waste management, plastics production, and recycling sectors at first glance appear only tangentially linked...
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Why sustainability professionals should drive green consumerism   
April 15, 2020
Source: GreenBiz - Most people’s wallets are slammed shut right now, and an unthinkable number of people face unemployment and loss of business. The coronavirus pandemic offers a painful and unique opportunity to re-envision the economy we want and...
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COVID-19 may put sustainability concerns on the sideline   
April 15, 2020
Source: Food Business News - GLADSTONE, MO. — COVID-19 has had people stockpiling groceries and seeking contactless food deliveries. Perhaps less of a concern now is taking sustainability issues into account when making food purchases.
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