Five European companies have started an industrial partnership called Wear2wear, in order to develop 100 percent recycled, recyclable and PFC-free functional fabrics. The companies are Heinrich Glaeser Nachfolger GmbH, Märkische Faser GmbH, Schoeller Textil AG, Sympatex Technologies and DutchSpirit, and...

How can a brand communicate their sustainability performance in a transparent and easy to understand way? What is transparency based on? One way to get to know more about these complex questions is to visit the Greenroom Voice-exhibition at the...

Arxan’s volcanic landforms in Mongolia, the basalt rock columns in Mexico’s Comarca Minera and the limestone moorlands of Las Loras in Spain are three of the eight new sites that received UNESCO Global Geopark status in May. The Geoparks are...

That glaciers all around the globe are melting is a well-known fact. This implies that the natural records of variations in atmospheric composition – a vital contribution to environmental and climate science – is also disappearing. To preserve this scientific...

Since November, chemical management within the outdoor industry has become a little bit easier (or less complicated). Bluesign’s patented platform Bluefinder has now been released, 14 years after the first version. The company claims that it is now possible for...

At ISPO 2017, Primaloft is launching its Primaloft Gold Insulation Active with 45 percent post-consumer recycled content. Haglöfs will be the first brand to use the new insulation in its AW 17/18 range. In addition, Primaloft Gold Insulation Eco, featuring...