Plastic Free July-4th

b3b1d2b41eb6a7cb5ab9d1ae3bbbe209b7601924ef08e71984 With the big holiday coming up - we very often think of very “American” celebrations: lots of meat on the grill, balloons, plastic silverware and single-use plates, lots of cheap flags and toys, and of course, fireworks.  Additionally, you may have already seen posts on social media - but this month is Plastic Free [...]

Slowing Down Fast Fashion

Slowing Down Fast Fashion

*cover image source: sustainability.uq.edu Fast fashion is the term used to describe clothing designs that move quickly from the catwalk to the stores to align with new trends. Fast fashion allows mainstream consumers to purchase trendy clothing at an affordable price. The quicker turn-around of “fashionable” items began in the 90’s when shopping went from an [...]