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Gildan wins American Apparel, step in wrong direction for sustainable fashion

Thousands of southern Californians will lose their jobs due to Gildan Activewear’s acquisition of American Apparel this week.

The Canadian-based company agreed to pay $88 million for the American Apparel brand and some manufacturing equipment, but will not be purchasing the retail assets of the store, according to a… 473 more words

Eco-friendly

Warfare, wildlife, and biodegradable bullets

The winner for strangest environmental concept this week goes to the biodegradable bullet. I have seen this news story all over and I’m not sure how I feel about this idea. 329 more words

Scattered Thoughts

Environmentally-friendly soy-based filter can capture toxic chemicals that other filters can't

Before and after demonstration of filter’s ability. Credit: WSU

Washington State University researchers have developed a soy-based air filter that can capture toxic chemicals, such as carbon monoxide and formaldehyde, which current air filters can’t. 678 more words

Tech News

Your new go-to cleaner - safe enough for the kitchen, tough enough for the garage

You’ve just seen the last of your relatives off to the airport, you plop down on the couch, kick up your feet and take a look around only to realize your home is a  396 more words

Glass Tile

Futurism |Adidas Unveils a Shoe That Can Be Dissolved in Your Sink

In Brief
  • Sportswear giant Adidas has introduced a shoe made with 100 percent biodegradable materials.
  • The shoes are another product of the company’s forward thinking initiative to bring us the sportswear of the future.
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Science

Making plates earth-friendly

Knowing that whatever plastic that was ever produced is taking up more and more space on the planet, it’s time to explore some really eco-friendly options! 76 more words

Food

Young Living Plant based shampoo and conditioner

We love our essential oils not only for the benefits they provide, but because they come from the earth.  They are natural, organic and free from potentially harmful toxic chemicals.  488 more words

Young Living Essential Oils