Join webinar on circular economy for toys

Wastebuster, a leading UK not-for-profit environmental educational organisation, will lead a webinar on 18 February exploring circular economy development for the toy industry.

TOYS
Eco messages reach 110m gamers

Playing for the Planet, the UN environment programme’s video game initiative has released its 2020 impact report, showing that 110 million people were reached through activations placed in games.

GAMING
Upcycled clothes for dolls

The toy brand I'm a Girly is collaborating with upcycling fashion brand The R Collective to use excess fabric from the fast fashion industry to create clothes for dolls.

TOYS
Perfectly imperfect ceramics for sale

Online homewares and ceramics retailer, Florence + Blank has launched Wonkpot, a sub-brand of ceramics with minor imperfections and one-off experimental pieces.

HOUSEWARES
H&M sales fall, but focus remains on recycled materials

The latest full year report for the year ending November 2020 from H&M shows the impact Covid-19 has had, with sales dropping by 18% and gross profit falling by 88%.

FASHION
Join the chat on the Clubhouse app

Products of Change, Behind the Brands and Aqua & Rock join the Clubhouse revolution with weekly chats on sustainable fashion.

FASHION
WHSmith new web hub for eco products

New home page on WHSmith website will share all things eco-related, from its improvements in packaging options to products and the company’s journey to creating a more sustainable, better business.

RETAIL
Tesco opens its greenest superstore

New store in Penwortham, Lancashire has low carbon footprint with energy-efficient lighting and low energy refrigeration.

FOOD
BMW uses aluminium from solar energy

The BMW Group will begin sourcing aluminium produced using solar electricity from the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in the desert outside of Dubai.

NET ZERO
Amazon’s new HQ infuses nature into design

The second headquarters for Amazon in Arlington, Virginia will prioritise areas for collaboration, natural light, and a constant interaction with nature.

RETAIL