Blogs

2019

So-Called “Biodegradable” Plastic Bags Shown to Survive 3yrs at Sea and in Soil

Recent research has revealed that single-use plastic carrier bags claiming to be “biodegradable” may not be so ecofriendly after all. In fact, some of the experiment’s variables were still able
2019

Rana Plaza: Six Years On

On the 24th of April 2013 the world awoke to the shocking, yet arguably inevitable news of another fast fashion factory collapse. Rana Plaza – a garment construction factory in
2019

Fibre Focus: Banana

Choosing a fibre from a design perspective can be challenging enough, but the fibre that a fabric is made from also has numerous environmental and social impacts. It can be
2019

Fibre Focus: Nettle

Choosing a fibre from a design perspective can be challenging enough, but the fibre that a fabric is made from also has numerous environmental and social impacts. It can be
2019

Fibre Focus: Fish Leather

Choosing a fibre form a design perspective can be challenging enough, but the fibre that a fabric is made from also has numerous environmental and social impacts. It can be