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Earth Day Present

Earth Day Present

This year's Earth Day was a bit different than anticipated on account of the pandemic, but lockdown didn't stop Arc'Teryx from announcing its new, ambitious Science Based Targets climate initiative ...
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Virtual Performance Awards

Virtual Performance Awards

Though traditionally held in Munich, this year's Performance Awards ceremony goes off without a hitch – digitally – awarding two innovative fabrics with high sustainability credentials ...
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Little Things That Matter

Little Things That Matter

A new collaboration between leading trim manufacturer YKK and sourcing platform Oceanworks endeavours to take on the marine plastic waste challenge, one zipper at a time ...
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How Do You Currently Dispose of...?

How Do You Currently Dispose of…?

The DEMETO project aims to develop innovative microwave-based processes to enable the indefinite chemical recycling of PET. If you're working in the textile supply chain, they'd really like to hear from you in this quick survey! ...
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Enjoy the Outdoors, Responsibly

Enjoy the Outdoors, Responsibly

Planning a roadtrip to make the best of the lockdown? Not so fast. A group of British outdoor organizations advocate we get outside and enjoy the benefits of the outdoors, but have 5 tips on how to do so responsibly ...
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Join the Climate Action Corps

Join the Climate Action Corps

Have you heard? OIA has announced a major new initiative aimed to get outdoor companies on track with science-based emissions targets of net zero by 2050. Here’s what you need to know ...
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An Out-of-Office Experience

An Out-of-Office Experience

If a few potted plants in the office window can increase productivity and creativity with up to 15%, and reduce stress by 37%, what would an entire forest be capable of? Suston's editor Jonathan Fraenkel-Eidse uses lockdown to find out ...

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An Out-of-Office Experience

An Out-of-Office Experience

If a few potted plants in the office window can increase productivity and creativity with up to 15%, and reduce stress by 37%, what would an entire forest be capable of? Suston's editor Jonathan Fraenkel-Eidse uses lockdown to find out ...
Can We Just Carry On in Lockdown?

Can We Just Carry On in Lockdown?

The Corona virus pandemic's fallout is hitting the Outdoor industry hard. Suston reaches out to 5 industry leaders to hear how these disruptions are affecting their commitments to sustainability, and how the industry should respond ...
Pathfinder 1: The Vigilante

Pathfinder 1: The Vigilante

Kris Tompkins has combined sharp business acumen, out-of-the-box thinking, and a rebel spirit to conserve over 57,000 square kilometers in Patagonia and Chile over the past quarter century ...
Pathfinder 2: The Storyteller

Pathfinder 2: The Storyteller

If you want to sell to environmental sceptics, you have to have both a good product and know how to talk about it. Nikwax Founder Nick Brown has made a career of doing exactly that ...
Pathfinder 3: The Gardener

Pathfinder 3: The Gardener

Many say that the suppliers of hard goods need to step up when it comes to sustainability. But Jake Lah could claim that his company DAC started doing this over 30 years ago, in South Korea ...
Pathfinder 4: The Strategist

Pathfinder 4: The Strategist

From calling up mill owners to explain sustainability, to piloting global strategy for the Textile Exchange, Karla Magruder has spent over 30 years shaping the textile industry into a force for good ...

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