Tag: Reuse

Image for Beyond retro: is second-hand shopping catching up with fast fashion? Positive.News | Brands of inspiration
Beyond retro: is second-hand shopping catching up with fast fashion? More young people are turning to charity shops and resale sites for a fashion fix that’s kinder to the planet ... Written in partnership with Simple
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You’ve made your bed, now wear it We meet the designer who gives a new lease of life to tired duvets, transforming them into bespoke clothing ... Environment
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Three good things: old outdoor fabric transformed into useful items From bags sewn from old bouncy castle fabric to products made from discarded sailcloth, three companies that are breathing new life into use... Environment
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A blooming good idea? A chemical engineering student will set up a social enterprise in India to use flowers discarded from religious ceremonies and holidays... Environment Science World
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Three good things: nothing left to waste From an app that redistributes restaurant leftovers to a charity that repurposes hotel toiletries, three projects that turn waste into somet... Environment UK
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Tax break aims to tackle buy-and-throw culture Those behind a Swedish bill to cut VAT costs on repaired items hope to spark a reuse revolution. The minister behind the legislation explain... Economics
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