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Design thinking will crush systemic challenges.

The following first appeared in “Design and the Circular Economy” by Tim Brown published in January 2017, and includes an excerpt from his bio. See that post… 168 more words

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The next big thing in design is circular.

The following first appeared on circulardesignguide.com, launched by IDEO and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in 2016.

The scale of what we’re designing has shifted from products, to companies, to economic systems. 136 more words

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Why is conscious consumption important?

After becoming more aware of the reality behind clothing production within the fashion industry, I have realised the current way people consume is unsustainable. People unknowingly support unethical practices by shopping with companies who do not have enough policies in place to ensure their social and environmental impact is sustainable and fair. 719 more words


ICYMI - This Week on the Internet - July 7th, 2017

Some quick thoughts about a few of the articles I’ve been reading and following this past week:

  • Toronto’s housing market is always in the news with the wild swings as the powers-that-be try to gain some control of housing prices.
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Close-Up: Hans Galliker, A Smorgasbord Of Ecopreneurial Skills.特写: Hans Galliker,企业家精神与可持续设计 。

Why ecological design sustains not only the environment, but also gives your life a bio-buzzing boost: Ecopreneur 
 Hans Galliker of Beijing-based NEEMIC and Uncover Lab writes for Temper Magazine. 2,802 more words


Packaging Food With Food to Reduce Waste

For the environmentally conscious eater, they are among the most inconvenient truths: Too much food goes to waste. Too much packaging comes with the food. And too much of the packaging is made to last for ages. 197 more words