How Can Regenerative Organic Farming Reverse Climate Change?
In a world where environmentally-friendly practices in manufacturing seem to be nonexistent, MetaWear is proving that ethical, sustainable-conscious practices in clothing manufacturing is possible if not, more beneficial.
Humans of the Earth: Please understand the damage we are doing. Decide for yourself what future you want welcoming our children and our children’s children. It is easy to blame the big corporations for polluting our planet and for wiping out our natural resources, but in actuality the fault belongs to the entire population.
Though humane and instantaneous, the technique, called “ikijime” (from Japanese), is only practiced on a small scale across the world, and usually only performed to meet the discerning demanding of high-end sushi markets in Japan. “A lot of my US customer have never heard of it”, says Birch. “It’s definitely very, very rare.”
Today, a group of leading scientists are expressing their concern over the spread of a class of chemicals called poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs), which are commonly found in non-stick cookware and food packaging. The group has published their opinion in Environmental Health Perspectives, and the document—referred to as the Madrid Statement—carries over 200 scientists’ signatures.
Susan Kelly, director of global outreach for Absolute Travel, shares her predictions on how the luxury travel sector will choose to incorporate sustainable practices in the foreseeable future.