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From the Agora - Consumers and Sustainability
Regulation and the Circular Economy: Can the U.S. Turn the Tide on Plastic Pollution?   
January 10, 2020
Source: Packing World - To date, market forces and the existing recycling infrastructure have failed to keep consumer plastic waste out of the environment. As a result, people are increasingly looking for government action to help curb the leakage of...
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Those Pesky Kids Are Showing Up—and They Want Sustainable Clothes   
January 10, 2020
Source: Sourcing Journal - Millennials and Gen Z consumers are said to have a “social first” mindset, where they care about how something is made, what it’s made of, who makes it and the manufacturing conditions.
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GOT SUSTAINABILITY QUESTIONS? NOW YOU CAN ASK AN EXPERT   
January 10, 2020
Source: Fashionista - n 2019, sustainability officially moved from being a niche concern to a central question in fashion and beauty. And as positive as that shift is, it's resulted in a whole lot of awareness that there's a problem, but not always a...
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Sustainability Drove Us to Buy Less This Holiday Season   
January 10, 2020
Source: Sustainable Brands - The British Retail Consortium has today revealed that retail sales fell for the first time in 25 years last year, with sales in November and December being particularly weak – falling 0.9 percent. T
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Sustainability in the Fashion Industry Faces an Uphill Climb   
January 08, 2020
Source: Manufacturing.net - Sustainability in fashion is a hot button topic, with retailers large and small racing to prove their green credentials, but the desire for new attire churns and the industry remains one of the world's largest polluters as...
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This Is the Year to Take Sustainability Seriously. Here Are the Products to Make It Happen   
January 08, 2020
Source: Gear Patrol - If you’re going into 2020 with single-use plastics, fast fashion garments or anything of the like, it’s time to make a change for the longevity of our planet. Swap the disposable bottles for a travel mug; forego plastic straws...
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Sustainability in packaging: consumers know it when they see it   
January 07, 2020
Source: The Packer - Consumers can’t “see” that produce was grown with maximum efficiency for water and input use. As a marketer, it is hard to show a shopper that you are taking better care of your workers compared with the norm.
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Sustainable Products Hot Topic At Consumer Electronics Show   
January 07, 2020
Source: KJZZ - The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas starts Tuesday. Hot this year are products that focus on sustainability.
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JetBlue Moves to Become First Carbon-Neutral U.S. Airline   
January 06, 2020
Source: Bloomberg - JetBlue Airways Corp. said it will become the first large U.S. airline to offset emissions from all of its domestic flights, aiming to become carbon neutral by July as pressure grows on the industry from climate change activists.
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Sustainable Fashion: Is Green The New Black?   
January 06, 2020
Source: Harper's Bazaar (Arabia) - More than just a buzzword, luxury brands are getting serious about sustainability in response to the growing demands from eco-conscious consumers
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