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From Bottles to Bags: Eco-Friendly Collection Turns Trash Into Fashion
Green Lifestyle  (tags: pollution, ecosystems, clothing, recycling, CoolStuff )

Linda
- 65 days ago - takepart.com
Each bag in the Hamilton Perkins Collection is made out of about 16 discarded plastic bottles. For every 1,000 bags sold, Perkins estimates that 16,000 plastic bottles will be diverted from landfills.
Vegan Leather Made From Pineapples Is Cruelty-Free and Biodegradable
Green Lifestyle  (tags: business, clothing, design, goodnews, greenproducts, interesting, recycling )

Katka
- 148 days ago - clearlyveg.com
Pinatex has found a way of using tropical fruit waste to create fashionable, durable, and even biodegradable faux-leather products.
Toxins Remain in Clothes Long After Manufacturing
Green Lifestyle  (tags: clothing, ecosystems, environment, health, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty, water, world )

Kathy
- 276 days ago - terradaily.com
When researchers in Sweden tested dozens of garments from popular clothing lines, they found thousands of chemicals leftover from the manufacturing process.
Stocking Forecast: 'Robin Hood' Reveals Right Tights Formula
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Clothing, Weather, Robin Hood, Nottingham, UK )

Ray
- 322 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A mathematical formula to help calculate what thickness of tights is appropriate for the weather has been developed - by a former Robin Hood.
Fast Fashion Is So Totally Toxic and Gross - Video
Green Lifestyle  (tags: clothing, CO2emissions, conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, environment, fast fashion, greenliving, humans, recycling, shopping, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 416 days ago - ecosalon.com
Most textiles aren't biodegradable and can sit in landfills for at least 200 years. As the clothing slowly breaks down, they release harmful chemicals into the air.
Sweat It Out: Could Your Sportswear Be Toxic?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: clothing, conservation, eco-friendly, family, health, humans, interesting, protection, world )

Kathy
- 419 days ago - theguardian.com
It might be hard to imagine that exercise could be harming your health. It turns out that even while you're doing something healthy, what you're wearing while doing it could be cause for concern.
Bow Wow WOW! Disco Dog Coat Flashes Messages to Turn Your Mediocre Mutt Into a Party Pooch - and Has a 'Lost Pet' Mode
Offbeat  (tags: Dog, coat, disco, lights, clothing )

Scooby
- 498 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
From racing coats and rain macs to less practical miniature tutus, it may seem that every fashionable dog needs an impressive wardrobe.
Big FashionâEUR(TM)s Dirty Secret: How Major Clothing Brands Are Destroying Rainforests
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenproducts, greenliving, green, environment, clothing, protection, Sustainabililty )

Cal
- 506 days ago - alternet.org
"No one wants to see fashion models walking down the runway in climate changing couture."
Yoga Pants': Are Leggings and Other Tight Trousers Indecent?
Offbeat  (tags: clothing, law )

Ray
- 528 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Are yoga pants a threat to public decency? It might seem so after the beloved athletic wear once again made headlines - this time after a lawmaker debating public decency said the pants "should be illegal".
Nanosilver in Your Soup? EPA Sued For Failing to Regulate Tiny Pesticides
Green Lifestyle  (tags: clothing, ecosystems, environment, family, food, health, home, humans, protection, technology, world )

Kathy
- 573 days ago - civileats.com
There are now over 400 consumer products [PDF] on the market made with nanosilver. These include many intended for use with food, among them cutting boards, cutlery, pans, storage containers, espresso machines, water filters, baby bottles, and refrigerato
Stop Up-Charging for Women's Plus-Sized Clothing
Business  (tags: Old Navy, clothing, sexism, lookism, fat shaming, petitions )

Freya
- 619 days ago - change.org
Every woman knows how hard it is to find a good pair of jeans: a pair that is the right fit at the right price. That's why I was shocked when, during a recent visit to Old Navy's website, I noticed that they were charging $12-$15 more for plus-sized...
The Man Who Lives Without Money
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Sustainabililty, business, clothing, conservation, CoolStuff, coolstuff, eco-friendly, CO2emissions, ecosystems, environment, garden, goodnews, green, greenliving, greenproducts, health, healthy, globalwarming, food, recycling, home, society, world, susta )

Leopold
- 637 days ago - expandedconsciousness.com
Irishman Mark Boyle tried to live life with no income, no bank balance and no spending. Here's how he finds it.
20 Things YOU Can Do To Address The Climate Crisis!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: clothing, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, greenliving, hemp, organic, Sustainabililty, recycling, water, world )

Fiona
- 654 days ago - popularresistance.org
My Halloween Monsters scared me out of the research mode. So here is my 2nd Halloween TREAT. These actions will work when you work them. The one thing never to do is blame the poor. Please suggestion more actions in your comments if you wish.
The Trench Coat's Forgotten WW1 Roots
Offbeat  (tags: Clothing, fashion, Coat, Trench, WW1, England, UK )

Ray
- 661 days ago - bbc.co.uk
It is a fashion classic that has endured through the decades. But away from catwalk shows and Hollywood glamour, the trench coat's first starring role was in World War One kitting out battle-weary soldiers.
This Laundry Detergent Turns Your Clothes Into Smog-Eating Machines
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, greenproducts, green, environment, clothing, detergents, fighting pollution, eco-friendly, coolstuff, protection, sustainable, technology, design, clothing )

Cal
- 735 days ago - takepart.com
There's a new weapon in the fight against eye-watering, lung-clogging, planet-warming air pollution: your clothes.
 

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