This year is the fourth anniversary of the tragic Rana Plaza garment factory collapse in Bangladesh, which drew global attention to exploitation in the fashion industry. A consumer campaign aims to make sure we remember #whomademyclothes.
This Earth Day will see the launch of a campaign calling for greater environmental and climate literacy, and thousands of scientists marching for fact-based governance. Here's everything you need to boost your environmental knowledge.
Fashion has been labelled the second most polluting industry after oil. But this does not have to be the case. A new initiative, Fashion for Good, is accelerating change towards a more circular industry, one in which even fast fashion can be sustainable.
Ian MacKenzie –
If recycling was run as a lottery scheme, would that encourage more people to recycle than a container refund scheme? The University of Queensland's Ian MacKenzie says we should take the gamble.
Philip Powell –
The "yuck factor" functions to protect us from potential harm; but it has also become an obstacle to more sustainable living. University of Sheffield's Philip Powell shares how to overcome disgust and make more sustainable lifestyle choices.