The brand, known for voluptuous "Angels"-- models clad in tiny thongs, push-up bras and "cheekini" panties-- promised to investigate its supply chain and ensure wood sources of its fabrics are not linked to deforestation or human rights abuses.
Responsible consumption was on the rise this year as TripAdvisor quit animal tourism, disposable coffee cups were discussed by the British government, and companies started producing and selling more sustainably. Here are the lifestyle stories people cared about in 2016.
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Wasteful packaging affects a consumer’s perception of a brand’s efficiency and sustainability and the company's profit margin. Sealed Air's Pasi Pesonen explains why setting up a sustainable, low-waste supply chain is good for business.
To meet the world's climate goals, we must seize the window of opportunity to build climate-smart infrastructure and reduce carbon emissions as cities in the Global South develop, says the Asian Institute of Technology's Shobhakar Dhakal.
A carbon tax on food could help nations meet emission reduction targets while improving nutrition and public health, say researchers from the International Food Policy Research Institute. Red meat could be the first to be hit.