Eco-Friendly

Connecting Photo Shoot Locations to a Campaign Message
January 25, 2022 at 9:52 am

The Spector & Co. 2022 Feels Good Collection is inspired by the sustainable properties and natural feel of bamboo, cork, wheat and rPET. The collection is an assortment for work, home and all the fun places in between. We wanted to connect the concept of Feels Good with the photo shoot locations for the lifestyle images seen in our new look book...

Storm Creek Announces 2021 Philanthropy, Environmental and Business Milestones and Awards
January 21, 2022 at 9:02 am

Storm Creek, a supplier of eco-friendly, outdoor-inspired apparel and outerwear, recently announced the results of its 2021 philanthropic and environmental initiatives, and key business awards and achievements. In 2021, Storm Creek contributed $190,000 in monetary and in-kind donations to national and local charities and...

Balenciaga Joins Reusable Drinkware Trend With $85 Branded Coffee Cup
January 20, 2022 at 12:15 pm

Balenciaga, one of the most coveted luxury brands in the world, just released a reusable porcelain travel cup. The cup, part of Balenciaga's new Objects line of products, is thermal double-wall insulated and available in two colors (white and black). To add to the appeal, Balenciaga branded the cups with a city name under the logo...

Manchester City Partners With Heineken for 'Plastics' Statue Outside Stadium
January 18, 2022 at 10:25 am

Manchester City, a club that grew from lower-league irrelevance to one of the biggest soccer clubs in the world, is trying to eradicate "plastics" (i.e., frontrunning fans) from the club as well as the environment through a partnership with Heineken that involves two life-sized statues of literal plastic fans made from recycled plastic waste outside Etihad Stadium...

Ralph Lauren's New 'Color on Demand' Project Could Allow In-Store Garment Dyeing (While Saving the Planet)
November 3, 2021 at 11:50 am

Ralph Lauren has been working with Dow Chemicals on a new process for cotton dyeing called ECOFAST Pure that reduces chemicals, water and energy, and could move garment dyeing into retail locations. Ralph Lauren has already used Dow technology in its “Color on Demand” project, which allows the company to dye the cotton at any point in the manufacturing process...

Storm Creek Transitions All Products to Eco-Made
October 14, 2021 at 9:51 am

Storm Creek, Eagan, Minn., announced this week that it has successfully reached its goal to transition all of its products to eco-made. Through its sustainable sourcing practices, every product in production is now being made with recycled fabrics and insulation from post-consumer waste, such as plastic bottles and sustainable components, and/or is Bluesign or Oeko-Tex…

Coloreel's New Embroidery Thread Is Made From 100% Recycled Plastic Bottles
September 29, 2021 at 9:37 am

Coloreel, a Swedish textile innovation brand with a proprietary technology for embroidery enabling high-quality coloring of textile thread on demand, announced that it will begin offering 100% recycled polyester threads to be used with its instant thread coloring technologies...

PopSockets & TerraCycle Partner to Create FREE Recycling Program
September 27, 2021 at 12:25 pm

TerraCycle, a social enterprise on a mission to eliminate the idea of waste, offers a range of national, easy-to-use recycling platforms allowing everyone to #RecycleEverything. You may have already seen TerraCycle in action at your local grocery store with their Zero Waste Box platform that allows you to drop off your TerraCycle approved waste where…

Charles River Apparel Releases New Outerwear Made From Recycled Polyester
September 15, 2021 at 12:14 pm

Charles River Apparel, Sharon, Mass., has introduced two new outerwear styles that reflect its commitment to developing sustainable products: the Lithium Quilted Hooded Parka for women and Lithium Quilted Hooded Jacket for men, both made of 100% recycled polyester, an eco-friendly fabric made using the yarn of recycled polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles. PET is a…