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How sweet is your ice-cream?

Ice-cream.  We all know it’s not that good for us.  But how good is it for the rest of the world?

As with most foodstuffs, there’s a whole complex of issues surrounding the production of this tempting summer treat.  898 more words


"how to live on 27 dollars a week"

The biggest shock to my system of going back to school will be and already has been going back to the college student food budget. 632 more words


EDUN Pre-Fall 15 | Continuing to Rock it!

It’s no secret I have a deep abiding love for Edun, so to honor the brand’s FANTASTIC Pre-Fall 15 Collection hitting just stores, here is a quick #TBT from when the collection debuted last December!   42 more words

Ethical Fashion

Starbucks' Ethical Sourcing: Beans AND Talent

I read in the newspaper yesterday morning that Starbucks has achieved an incredible milestone for the ethical sourcing of virtually all its coffee – 99%! This means that more than 400 million pounds of coffee served globally meets really tough economic, environmental and social standards for growers from whom they buy their coffee. 332 more words

China Gorman

Rana Clothing: the rise of Aussie ethical fashion

Fair trade consumer goods are becoming more and more commonplace, and companies that manufacture and sell fair-trade 438 more words

Sustainable Development

What’s In a Name? Three Benefits of Own Brand

We’re taught name brands early and often. Have any doubt? Ask a child what he puts on his boo-boos, and you’ll probably hear “Band-Aid.” If the scrape was big enough to make him cry, he might have asked for Kleenex. 299 more words

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