How ecoBirdy Found A Solution To The 80 Percent of Plastic Toys That End up in a Landfill

We all know that plastic pollution is a terrible global issue that has been affecting all of us for a while now. Therefore, it is imperative that we think of different ways of recycling and upcycling our unwanted plastic. On this, we have written a lot...

Could A Mutant Enzyme That Breaks Down PET Bottles Be The Solution To Plastic Pollution?

We have all know that as useful as plastic is, it has not been that great for the environment. Plastic is the wonder material that has been made a little bit too well. Although we are all attempting to cut down our use, the problem...

When Plastic Waste Merges With Technology To Make a Fashion Statement

Plastic pollution is at the moment affecting land and waterways. Plastic is also affecting the ocean life and a lot of marine animals are now suffering due to direct ingestion of plastic waste, or through exposure to chemicals within plastics. The good news is...

Plastic Whale Circular Furniture, Turning Plastic Waste Into New Furniture

With 8 billion kilos of plastic waste predicted to enter the world’s rivers, lakes and oceans in 2018, 'plastic soup' is a growing global problem. Hoping to provide a solution, Plastic Whale and Vepa have joined forces to produce Plastic Whale Circular Furniture. Launched...

Robots Build London’s First 3D Printed Store Using Up-cycled Plastic

#SustainableLuxury’s voice has just got louder thanks to a collaboration between Ai Build and Bottletop.  Working on a project together, they have brought us the world’s first 3D printed store located at 84 Regent St in London. Bottletop London Store Ai Build is a London based company developing...

It is Time To Put Down Your Fiji and Pick Up Hidrate Spark 2.0 Intelligent Smart Bottle

Hidrate Spark first came to our attention back in 2015, when they launched their Kickstarter campaign on 1 June 2015. By the time it closed on 13 July 2015, they had raised 17 times their original goal of $35,000. Having raised $627,644 from 8,015 backers,...

Stella McCartney x Parley’s Environmentally-Minded Approach to fashion

When one thinks of Stella McCartney, there are 3 words that come to mind; Eco friendly, Meat Free, Sustainability. So it came as no surprise when Central St Martins graduate and former creative director of Chloe worked with Parley for the Oceans on a...

SeaCell, Quasi-Medicinal Sustainable Fabric Made of Seaweed

First whispered in 2012, SeaCell, an innovative, progressive and sustainable material, is still making waves when it comes to sustainable materials. The yarn is derived from seaweed, and blended with cotton and spandex. Easily described as quasi-medicinal, the eco-fabric brags properties that not only protect the...

Which Is The Lesser of Two Evils, Dumping Plastic or Reusing It In Fabric?

We all know that plastic is currently a big problem. It never breaks down. When dumped in landfills it ends up releasing heavy metals into our soil and groundwater. That is why when we heard about brands reusing plastic to create fabric we got...

Plastic Bottles Ethically Re-engineered Into Waste-free Shoes

We have written quite a few articles on plastic bottles being re-engineered into something that we can use in our everyday life. Great examples come in the shape of the Hamilton Perkins premium eco-friendly bags made out of 100% recycled plastic bottles and Bionic Yarn's collaboration...