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ISPO Awards Sustainability

ISPO Awards Sustainability

A snowy fair concluded earlier this month at ISPO Munich, where sustainability was once again a winner at the annual ISPO Awards ...
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Vegan Leather

Vegan Leather

Vegan leather is trending – but is Vegan Leather an ethical, sustainable alternative or is it just plastic in new wrapping? ...
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ISPO Sustainability Events

Sustainability at Fairs

With back-to-back fairs, the next seven days are bound to be busy for outdoor folks. EOG's Jane Turnbull and OIA's Nikki Hodgson share which sustainability events you need to look out for ...
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Nature by Prescription

Nature by Prescription

Anybody who regularly spends time outdoors knows it: nature does body, mind and soul good. In the Shetland Isles, the medical community finally seems to be catching on ...
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Ibera Park Argentina

A Gift of Land

Thanks to the Tompkins Conservation foundation, South America gains vast new parklands in what's dubbed as history's greatest donation of land from a private actor to a country ...
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Coal Plant

CO2: we must pay our debts

The EU Emissions Trading Scheme has been widely criticized. But after its revamp last year, emitting greenhouse gases will begin to cost more – and outdoor companies can participate voluntarily ...
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Two sides together

Two sides together

Can retailers and brands put competition aside and instead focus on finding sustainable solutions? The results of the pan-European “#RMB Single Use Plastics” project’s first year seem to prove they can ...

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Tarfala Think Tank

A Climate for Change

What happens when you take a group of changemakers out of the mundane world of suit-and-tie climate conferences and into the wild?  That’s what the Tarfala Think Tank wants to find out ...
Renewal Workshop

Renewed in the USA

Nicole Bassett and the team from The Renewal Workshop aims to divert one million pounds of clothing landfills by 2025 ...
Public Lands Battle 2.0

Public Lands Battle 2.0

The outdoor community’s rally of support for public lands has been dubbed the “tip of the spear.” OIA's Executive Director Amy Roberts explains what happened, why, and where this spear may thrust next ...
Help forests help us

Help forests help us

Carbon capture still sound like science fiction? Well, there's already a proven, organic solution you may have heard of that has worked for millions of years – it's called the forest ...
Do your best, offset the rest?

Do your best, offset the rest?

After doing everything else to reduce carbon emissions, one way for companies and individuals to take responsibility for whatever emissions remain is carbon offsetting. Suston meets with Myclimate's Marketing Manager Kai Landwehr to learn more ...
China's National Parks Reinvented

China’s National Parks Reinvented

The plan to make ten huge national parks around China has rolled out. But nature conservancy is nothing new to China. In fact, one could argue this is where it all began ...

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