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Month: February 2021

Kyoto Protocol defined

Kyoto Protocol defined

The Kyoto Protocol is admirable in what it is seeking to achieve – the issue is that it has no teeth, no legally binding terms to compel action from the signed up parties. Tracking and reporting of changes towards the target are also minimal.

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Green definition

Green definition

I know we’re supposed to love the word “Green”. Heck, we even have it in the title of our show! However we really don’t like the way the word has been used and abused by those wanting to put across various unethical intentions. Wouldn’t it be nice if everyone who

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Slavery in Clothing Supply Chains

Slavery in Clothing Supply Chains

It is 2021 people! Amazing to think that modern slavery still exists. Even more astounding is that clothing retailers are aware of it, yet it is still there. How bad is this – 60% of retailers aware? More? Or less?

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Eco-friendly definition

Eco-friendly definition

Eco-friendly is in our opinion one of the most widely abused terms in the sustainability sphere. When trying to define what it meant we realised why that is. It doesn’t mean any thing specific. Be careful of the terms you use and the meaning you want to convey.

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Ecosystem defined

Ecosystem defined

An ecosystem is made up from many different elements. Problems arise when these elements are out of balance. As humans our interventions on ecosystems around the world are causing catastrophic damage to other natural elements.

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Deforestation definition

Deforestation definition

It isn’t only clearing of forests and cutting down trees that can cause deforestation. Wildfires and thinning of trees can reach a point where the forest dies.

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Carbon footprint of shirts

Carbon footprint of shirts

These days there really is no excuse not to buy organic or recycled clothing, but if you do which do you think has the bigger carbon footprint? Polyester (FACT) or Cotton (FAKE)?

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CO2e Definition

CO2e Definition

There is a big difference between CO2 and CO2e – most people aren’t aware of this so we’ve tried to explain as simply as possible.

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