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Earth Day and sustainability

Terry Gips, President, Sustainability Associates talking about the four pillars of sustainability at Apparel, Merchandising, and Design Department, St. Catherine University




H&M Conscious

Two months ago I bought my first H&M Conscious item and I have to shamefully admit probably my first sustainable fashion piece to date. Of course sustainability is not new to fashion as it is not new to you and me. 619 more words

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How not to fry the sh*t out of everything

Turkish food has a reputation. Some of it is a good reputation (the glories of the Mediterranean diet, both super-healthy and super-delicious); some of it is bad (doner kebab, anyone?). 494 more words


Happy Earth Day: Top Ten Trends in Green Design 2014

This past week, I attended Rocky Mountain Green, the regional green building conference, in Denver.  It is always a great opportunity to catch up with old friends and to hear about new developments in sustainability.   444 more words


Is “sustainable capitalism” possible?

In recent years, we have seen terminology such as breakthrough capitalism and the circular economy added to our sustainability lexicon. Many of these concepts argue for changes to our current economic system and the means by which capitalism operates – i.e. 435 more words


Couple of films of the National Trust Snowdon Hydro

Not sure if the following links will show up from YouTube if not then walesepa should find them.

National Trust

The biggest National Trust renewable energy project to date. The Hafod y Llan Snowdon hydro is on!

Another miles stone hurtles past as we complete the next hydro. Last week saw the completion of the small Gorsen Hydro. This week the 640kw £1.5m Hafod y Llan Snowdon hydro comes to life. 189 more words

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