Nettle-based jeans

Nettle-based jeans “The fashion industry is the second most polluting industry on Earth, after the oil industry” – The True Cost Documentary The hidden side of textiles! The textile industry is one of the most polluting in the world. Cotton cultivation does indeed appear to be a devastating crop for our ecosystem, for farmers, but…

Canada officially bans industrial trans fats

Canada officially bans industrial trans fats The ban, which came into effect in September 2018, applies to all products manufactured or imported in Canada, as well as meals prepared in restaurants. It is now forbidden and illegal to manufacture partially hydrogenated oils (HPH) or to use it in food. Most pastries, breads, donuts, fries, solid…

From plastic sea waste to t-shirts

By incorporating plastic sea waste into its products, Gant joins brands like G-Star Raw, Adidas and Stella McCartney. Some may incorporate recycled textiles with synthetic-feeling performance gear. However, Gant’s cottony-soft shirts are proof that recycled materials don’t have to equal compromising on quality and comfort. The new shirts, part of its technical line of wickable and breathable shirts called Tech Prep, will…

Giving colors to the slums

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From plastic sea waste to t-shirts

By incorporating ocean plastics into its products, Gant joins brands like G-Star Raw, Adidas and Stella McCartney. And while some may associate recycled textiles with synthetic-feeling performance gear, Gant’s cottony-soft shirts are proof that recycled materials don’t have to mean compromising on quality and comfort. The new shirts, part of its technical line of wickable and breathable shirts called Tech Prep, will…