Bamboo Fabrics Got Greenwash Sentence

Bamboo Fabrics Got Greenwash Sentence

Bamboo Fabrics Got Greenwash Sentence Around six years ago green-movement “insiders” corresponded about the upcoming bamboo fabric crash. Bamboo clothing sales were peaking, so every eco-fabric industry leader wanted to ride the wave as long as possible. Once word got to customers two years later,

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Banana Fiber Production

Banana Fiber Production

History on Wikipedia tells us that Japan’s cultivation for banana textiles dates back to the 13th century. The traditional process requires many handmade steps without machinery. In Nepal the process differs and is more silk-like. Typically fibers are sent to Kathmandu Valley for making rugs.

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Pesticide-Free Cotton Grows on Big Island

Pesticide-Free Cotton Grows on Big Island

Pesticide-Free Cotton Several weeks ago Rob Guzman displayed his pesticide-free cotton at SPACE. Hey, grown in Seaview Farms, Big Island, Hawai’i! Unfortunately, Rob said his stay is temporary, but he kindly gave me some seeds and said that our Big Island climate is well suited

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Scripps Howard News Service

Scripps Howard News Service

March 14, 2005 More Couples Choosing to Make Their Weddings Green by Joan Lowy Traditionally, weddings are white. But increasingly the sentiments are tending toward green. For example, when philosophy professor David Jackson and photographer Kirsten Hepburn were married last summer, their 80 guests were

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E – The Environmental Magazine

E – The Environmental Magazine

Chic Is As Chic Does by Starre Vartan Chic Eco is the brainchild of Delia Montgomery,who recognized the need for a place for students, designers, journalists and others to find green resources and information.Montgomery publishes the Chic Eco Directory, which is chock full of such

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Kentucky Monthly -Chic Eco Going Green

Kentucky Monthly -Chic Eco Going Green

March 2008 Chic Eco Going Green by Amanda Hervey You can almost hear the waves when Delia Montgomery answers the phone. Her laid-back personality translates through the telephone line as a refreshing mix of sweet Southern hospitality with a touch of that hang-loose vibe that defines

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Recycled PET = RPET Subject to Greenwashing

There are now many companies in China that produce bottles for the sole purpose of recycling them immediately into so-called RPET. This is green-washing  at its worst and is equivalent to consumer fraud. Read more …

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Audible Fabric and Designer Deborah Lindquist

Deborah is such a trailblazer! She teamed up with Alyce Santoro, who invented sonic fabric. Read more …

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