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Green Chemistry: the next big thing?

How can we protect humans and the planet against the impacts of chemicals while maintaining the countless benefits they provide? A growing number of actors in the outdoor industry argue they have a solution: Green Chemistry.

By Joel Svedlund

Can We Break Bonded Labor?

Workers that pay to work and cannot quit? EOG’s Jane Turnbull shares an overview of bonded labor and what this means for the outdoor industry’s supply chains.

By SUSTON

Return of the Wilderness

Recently, the UN called on its members to rewild an area the size of China during this decade. Is this possible? The Rewilding movement, which started in Holland in 2011, holds many of the answers.

By Johan Augustin

Partner Stories

Committed to Sustainability

Ternua transforms abandoned fishing nets, plastic sea garbage, walnut shells and wool waste from sheep native to the Basque Country into technical and sustainable outdoor clothing.

By Ternua

The Blue Way Pays – in more ways than one

Not just a label, Bluesign is about finding solutions to both today’s and tomorrow’s social and environmental challenges, avoiding risks and creating critical mass to enact positive change across the supply chain.

By Bluesign

A Water-Efficient Innovation

Nature continues to provoke and inspire ECCO’s researchers who have developed DriTan™, an innovative technology that drastically reduces the amount of water needed to tan leathers.

By ECCO

In 3-5 Years, Recycling Will Hit a “Bottle-Neck”

While the use of recycled polyester in textiles is finally picking up, we need to build our own recycling supply chain as the race for PET bottles has started.

By SympaTex

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Black in the Outdoors

Over the last year, numerous American sports figures have taken a stance against racism as a part of the Black Lives Matter movement. Has the outdoor community in the US also been affected?

By James Edward Mills

Corona Collapse: Can conservation cope with budget crash?

The Conservation Alliance and the European Outdoor Conservation Association share how they’re weathering the pandemic.

By Jonathan Fraenkel-Eidse

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