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Does renting your clothes reduce fashion waste?

Shipping and packaging still have a big role to play in the sustainability of a rental service. Photo by Aviv Rachmadian on Unsplash People have been renting fo…

PLANET

2022/06/02

How Technology is Improving the Plumbing Industry

Technology is accelerating the transformation of the plumbing industry. These systems are helping plumbers not only unclog toilets but also install water heater…

PLANET

2022/05/24

72% of shoppers say transparency matters. Here’s what grocers can do.

Dive Brief: Transparency matters to grocery shoppers, with 72% of people surveyed saying detailed information on things like what’s in their food and how …

PEOPLE

2022/05/17

My dying grandmother’s pain inspired me to challenge Zimbabwe’s pharmacy system

In July 2015, as my 82-year-old grandmother, Sophie Mafuku, lay dying of a terminal illness in Zimbabwe, I spent a day speaking to fellow pharmacists as I tried…

PEOPLE

2022/05/12

This new recycling system could keep COVID PPE out of landfills

The waste from COVID-19 personal protective equipment is a gigantic problem. As of late last year, estimates put the amount of COVID-related plastic waste at ab…

PLANET

2022/04/26

Teammates of transgender swimmer seek bar from women’s competition

Sixteen teammates of transgender swimmer Lia Thomas on Thursday urged US college sport authorities to follow new USA Swimming rules which could bar her from com…

PEOPLE

2022/04/21

Jamie Oliver to meet education secretary over school food plans

The celebrity chef Jamie Oliver and campaigners aiming to improve the quality of school lunches are to meet with the education secretary, Nadhim Zahawi, after O…

PEOPLE

2022/04/19

Responsible investing: a guide to the dilemmas, jargon and key debates

There is a reason so many discussions about tackling the climate crisis have become discussions about finance, investments and pensions. The global effort to av…

PLANET

2022/04/05

How an ingredient found in cat litter could help fight climate change

While some startups begin to pull CO2 from the air, researchers at MIT are working on another challenge—how to also remove methane, a much more potent greenhous…

PLANET

2022/03/31