Econyl – The company creating fabric from the world’s abandoned fishing nets

Econyl: the company creating fabric from the world’s abandoned fishing nets Anthropogenic pollution is becoming a serious and unavoidable issue. Our “throw away” culture is without doubt causing profound environmental degradation and if we are to stem the impacts we are having on the natural world, we must consume and produce more responsibly. It is […]

Phytoremediation – Processing pollution through plants

Phytoremediation: Processing pollution through plants By now most of us are aware of the fast fashion industry’s dependence on extensive chemical use. Synthetic chemicals are potentially applied during every phase of the fashion industry – from fibre farming to consumer use and you don’t need us to tell you the problems these practices can have […]