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Posts tagged: recycle

Thinking Globally: Fast Fashion

Thinking Globally: Fast Fashion
Changing this cycle for the better requires us to think more critically and maybe even do some extra research, but the rewards for doing so are immense. Before we decide to make a purchase we should ask ourselves, where do these materials come from? Where was this good produced? By who, and at what cost?

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A Plastic World

A Plastic World
It is up to all of us to reduce our own unnecessary plastic consumption. We can all make an effort to avoid plastic and reduce our consumption of products with excess plastic packaging. In doing so, we can encourage businesses to improve product and packaging design to use less plastic, seek out more environmentally friendly packaging alternatives, and increase emphasis on recycled plastics. 

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