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Drowning in plastic

Drowning in plastic

Way out in the Pacific Ocean, in an area once known as the doldrums, an enormous, accidental monument ...

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Source – Jewellery’s Fairtrade Journey – now published

Source – Jewellery’s Fairtrade Journey – now published

We are delighted to announce that Source - Jewellery's Fairtrade Journey, putting ethics & the environment at the ...

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A tireless fight for a world free from child labour and an education for all

A tireless fight for a world free from child labour and an education for all

In a media world driven by bad news stories, it is a delight to share in good news, great ...

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So long and thanks for all the Fairtrade Gold

So long and thanks for all the Fairtrade Gold

As my time with Fairtrade comes to a close at the end of 2014, I wanted to thank ...

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Share the vision of APIE – a partner in education

Share the vision of APIE – a partner in education

"Children are the world's most valuable resource and its best hope for the future." John F Kennedy. APIE has ...

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Child Voices of Nepal & Climate Change

Child Voices of Nepal & Climate Change

Child voices: children of Nepal speak out on climate change adaptation Authors: Gautam,D &  Oswald,K. Produced by: Children in a ...

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Swimming for Syrian refugees appeal

Swimming for Syrian refugees appeal

Over the last few months the news from Syria has escalated into all out conflict and the effects ...

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The Ethical Fashion Forum presents The SOURCE Awards 2012

The Ethical Fashion Forum presents The SOURCE Awards 2012

This year the Ethical Fashion Forum is expanding on its annual INNOVATION competition to launch the SOURCE ...

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Montessori Brighton in Action

Montessori Brighton in Action

Brighton & Hove Montessori School for children aged 2 - 11 years old,  is thriving under the astute ...

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Send my friend to school campaign

Send my friend to school campaign

Send My Friend to School is a campaign that has brought together hundreds of thousands of students and ...

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Step into Fairness – in celebration of Fairtrade Fortnight 2012

Step into Fairness – in celebration of Fairtrade Fortnight 2012

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The Co-operative Personal Travel Advisors – ethical tourism unveiled

The Co-operative Personal Travel Advisors – ethical tourism unveiled

With the sparkle and lights of Christmas now long since gone, January is perhaps one of the most ...

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UK Sustainability Update 2012

UK Sustainability Update 2012

Latest Ministerial Strategy Chris Huhne's support for higher 30% emissions cut target gets boost as European Commission analysis concludes ...

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Ethical Fashion in 2011 – towards an eco high street

Ethical Fashion in 2011 – towards an eco high street

Ethics is becoming an increasingly important issue in the world of fashion, with a recent YouGov Ethical Living ...

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Aid by Trade Foundation Presents its Initiative at House of Lords

Aid by Trade Foundation Presents its Initiative at House of Lords

Cotton made in Africa Engaging with Fashion Leaders.  The Aid by Trade Foundation yesterday presented its initiative Cotton made ...

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Delivering sustainable business models and a fair deal for producers

Delivering sustainable business models and a fair deal for producers

Dear Friends of Fairtrade, We would like to invite you and your Fairtrade groups to attend the Sussex Development ...

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Capitalism in crisis – towards a sustainable alternative

Capitalism in crisis – towards a sustainable alternative

Is or In? Today's statement on the BBC by Sir Mervyn King: ''The journey to a more balanced ...

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Sussex Business – Product Quality Assurance in Fair Trade

Sussex Business – Product Quality Assurance in Fair Trade

Announcing the first in a series of Fair Trade Business Sessions in Sussex. Do join us and hurry as ...

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Coral mining – The new danger for reefs

Coral mining – The new danger for reefs

Ever experienced the wonder and beauty of  a coral reef? Coral reefs have been under increasing pressure globally, specifically ...

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2011- Ethical Fashion

2011- Ethical Fashion

2011: Ethical Fashion is grabbing more headlines and being endorsed by a variety of different celebrities and designers, ...

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UN high-level meeting on NCDs: four questions

UN high-level meeting on NCDs: four questions

 A recent paper published in the Lancet, entitled UN high-level meeting on non-communicable diseases: addressing four questions by R.,Beaglehole; R.,Bonita; ...

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OXFAM East Africa Appeal

OXFAM East Africa Appeal

 Following the failure of the late 2010 rains, large parts of the Horn and East Africa region are ...

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Fifi Bijoux at EcoChic Boutique

Fifi Bijoux at EcoChic Boutique

    Fifi Bijoux founded by Vivien Johnson in 2006 is the purveyor of luxurious ethical jewellery. Vivien explains "we believe ...

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The CRED Jewellery Story & Fairtrade Gold Collection

The CRED Jewellery Story & Fairtrade Gold Collection

CRED  Jewellery are the pioneers in Fairtrade Jewellery. If you believe in miracles then look no further than this ...

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Observer Ethical Awards 2011 honours a range of true champions

Observer Ethical Awards 2011 honours a range of true champions

The Observer Ethical Awards honour the vital work of those who champion environmental and social justice. The judges ...

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Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner Training

Certified Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner Training

Want to become a certified CSR Practitioner? EcoChic Consulting has formed a collaboration with the world's leading provider of ...

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Tar sands- The World’s Largest Ecocide

Tar sands- The World’s Largest Ecocide

"Right now the big pressure is to get that money out of the ground, not to reclaim the ...

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Celebrate Earth Hour 2011

Celebrate Earth Hour 2011

Show you care about climate change - turn off your lights in support of Earth HourMarch 26th 2011 ...

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TRAID recycles for Good

TRAID recycles for Good

The culture of fast throwaway fashion is having a seismic effect on our landfills. In some parts of ...

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Livia Firth unveils the first ever Fairtrade & Fairmined Eco Gold

Livia Firth unveils the first ever Fairtrade & Fairmined Eco Gold

When we started CRED jewellery we had the aim of creating Fairtrade gold and the dream that one ...

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Kiri London, Where Fair Trade Fashion Inspires

Kiri London, Where Fair Trade Fashion Inspires

Welcome to KIRI LONDON.  KIRI, introduces us to it's very first collection of luxury gemstone gift-ware. Like today's consumers, ...

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The Essence of Fair Trade Jewellery

The Essence of Fair Trade Jewellery

No one can deny that when a shiny new piece of jewellery glimmers in the corner of your ...

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Clean Clothes Campaign Cambodia Appeal

Clean Clothes Campaign Cambodia Appeal

EcoChic Magazine in support of the Clean Clothes Campaign, gently urges all our readers to support over 300 Cambodian workers sacked ...

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Cancun Climate Change 2010 review

Cancun Climate Change 2010 review

For many, the latest round-up of the United Nations talks on Climate Change in Cancun Mexico, brought forward ...

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The Nature of Biodiversity…EcoChic Magazine Investigates

The Nature of Biodiversity…EcoChic Magazine Investigates

What defines Biodiversity? Is a question often asked when attempting to gain peoples perspectives on the declining biodiversity levels ...

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An EcoChic Celebration – Why buy Ethical & Fair Trade Jewellery?

An EcoChic Celebration – Why buy Ethical & Fair Trade Jewellery?

As the saying goes, "diamonds are a girl's best friend", and gold and silver are the most sought ...

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Biodiversity 2011 and Beyond…

Biodiversity 2011 and Beyond…

2010 was the year of Biodiversity as declared by the United Nations. Its aim was to celebrate life ...

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Inside Organics: Where Health and Beauty go hand in hand

Inside Organics: Where Health and Beauty go hand in hand

Inside Organics is the one stop shop for beauty and health, an online store with an original difference. If you ...

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Winners for 2010 Green Awards Announced

Winners for 2010 Green Awards Announced

The 5th GREEN AWARDS culminated last night with a glittering, ‘green carpet' event at the iconic Natural History ...

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Ethical Fashion Forum – Excellence in Ethical Fashion

Ethical Fashion Forum – Excellence in Ethical Fashion

We are delighted to partner with the Ethical Fashion Forum as we share a mutual goal to facilitate excellence ...

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Get ready – here come the girls on a fairtrade crusade

Get ready – here come the girls on a fairtrade crusade

It's a star-studded crusade and now they're on the march. Lisa Snowdon, Andrea McLean, Ali Bastian, Laura Bailey and ...

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Should Ethical Jewellers Support The Botswana Diamond Boycott?

Should Ethical Jewellers Support The Botswana Diamond Boycott?

Survival International has called for a boycott of Botswana diamonds and they have targeted De Beers stores. Should ...

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350 Earth, the world’s first global climate art project, Brighton

350 Earth, the world’s first global climate art project, Brighton

Next Saturday the 27th of November, 350 EARTH will launch the world's first ever global climate art project, ...

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Dispatches reveals UK Sweatshops

Dispatches reveals UK Sweatshops

Clothing on sale in the high street is being made in Britain in dirty, dangerous and "appalling" conditions, ...

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Corporate Social responsibility in mining: Columbia revealed

Corporate Social responsibility in mining: Columbia revealed

COLOMBIA - The second bilateral dialogue with the Columbian business community and Canadian government ahead of the new ...

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Top five considerations when shopping for Ethical Fashion

Top five considerations when shopping for Ethical Fashion

Just last week Channel 4's Dispatches investigated the working conditions of clothing manufacturing units in the UK. With ...

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2010 Year of Biodiversity?

2010 Year of Biodiversity?

The Aichi Nagoya Summit on Biodiversity has been widely anticipated, not only as a platform to shine light ...

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A fair hearing for Fairtrade

A fair hearing for Fairtrade

The heated debate around Fairtrade is getting in the way of a constructive conversation about the very real ...

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Fair Jewellery Action- It’s a sad day for Kimberley

Fair Jewellery Action- It’s a sad day for Kimberley

Fair Jewellery Action (FJA) is a Human Rights and Environmental Justice Organisation within the jewellery sector,  led by ...

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Laura Bailey celebrates all things Eco Chic

Laura Bailey celebrates all things Eco Chic

The Fashion Business Club, London was recently treated to an inspiring afternoon off from the madness between London and ...

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Greenhouse Gases have already reached dangerous tipping point

Greenhouse Gases have already reached dangerous tipping point

The total "long-term" carbon dioxide equivalent of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere has already reached 455 parts per ...

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‘Mega-Dairy’ Farms may Change the Face of the British Countryside

‘Mega-Dairy’ Farms may Change the Face of the British Countryside

With final preparations being made in Lincolnshire to a planning application for Europe's largest dairy farm, rounding up ...

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EcoChic Magazine partners with the Environmental Justice Foundation

EcoChic Magazine partners with the Environmental Justice Foundation

EcoChic Magazine has discovered yet another kindred spirit  with our new partnership with the amazing charity the Environmental ...

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NGOs shocked at widespread use of child labour on BT cotton farms Gujarat

NGOs shocked at widespread use of child labour on BT cotton farms Gujarat

More than one lakh tribal children below the age of 14, from various districts of Gujarat, have been ...

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Day to day products made with child labour

Day to day products made with child labour

In many countries all over the world, children are being used as cheap workers in commodities that we ...

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Give Fleece a Chance during Wool Week – The Prince’s Campaign for Wool

Give Fleece a Chance during Wool Week – The Prince’s Campaign for Wool

The Campaign for Wool was launched by His Royal Highness in Cambridgeshire in January 2010. On a cold winter's ...

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Made in Britain

Made in Britain

A focus at this years Ethical Fashion Source Expo on the October 6th, was the revival of the ...

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People Tree & Swallows in Bangladesh

People Tree & Swallows in Bangladesh

Fair Trade Fashion aims to empower, to inspire and to create beautiful handmade garments that bring communities and ...

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Today’s Ethical Fashion Source Expo London

Today’s Ethical Fashion Source Expo London

The annual Ethical Fashion Source Expo on today, October 6th 2010, at Central Hall, Westminster, is the world's first and only ...

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Reflections from Archbishop Ndungane on the MDG Summit outcomes

Reflections from Archbishop Ndungane on the MDG Summit outcomes

Few people are better placed to give an opinion on the MDG Summit outcomes from an African perspective ...

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The misery behind the six euro wedding dress

The misery behind the six euro wedding dress

As ever our friends at Ethical Weddings.com have highlighted another vital issue that befits within the wedding industry. What price is ...

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Laura Bailey announces Innovation Winner at Esthetica

Laura Bailey announces Innovation Winner at Esthetica

Laura Bailey announces Ada Zanditon Innovation 2010 Fairtrade Cotton Winner at Esthetica Widely acclaimed designer, ADA ZANDITON is the ...

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Deputy PM heads to Millennium Development Goals Summit

Deputy PM heads to Millennium Development Goals Summit

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has vowed to tell world leaders to "step up to the plate" and ...

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Open Source Mineral Resigns From The Responsible Jewellery Counsel (RJC).

Open Source Mineral Resigns From The Responsible Jewellery Counsel (RJC).

Open Source, founded a few years ago by Mike Angenent, offers ethical, traceable and transparent sourcing in for ...

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Cambodian Garment Workers Strike for a Living Wage

Cambodian Garment Workers Strike for a Living Wage

Around 68,000 garment-factory workers in Cambodia have started a week-long strike to demand a wage of US$ 93. ...

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EcoChic Bags of appeal

EcoChic Bags of appeal

Chic, inexpensive and compact, the EcoChic line of environmentally friendly bags carry the message of re-use to a world ...

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Brighton’s Vibrant Climate Connections Exhibition

Brighton’s Vibrant Climate Connections Exhibition

Climate Connections is an exciting new project looking at the impact of climate change, both locally and globally. ...

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EcoChic Magazine celebrates, IT Skills for Rural Kenya

EcoChic Magazine celebrates, IT Skills for Rural Kenya

It's been clear for some time now that the answer to many of the worlds most poverty stricken ...

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EcoChic Magazine supports Plan’s Global Advocacy Campaign

EcoChic Magazine supports Plan’s Global Advocacy Campaign

Plan is calling for urgent action to ensure Pakistan's children receive greater protection as nearly 3,000 children a ...

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Gold Loving George shares his Blood Sweat and Luxuries on EcoChic Magazine

Gold Loving George shares his Blood Sweat and Luxuries on EcoChic Magazine

Blood Sweat and Luxuries' George tells EcoChic Magazine about his experience and why we should all perhaps put ...

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It’s not all beautiful for Prada workers, EcoChic Campaigns

It’s not all beautiful for Prada workers, EcoChic Campaigns

It is with great regret that the Clean Clothes Campaign is reopening the campaign to demand justice for ...

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Oria’s Ethical Jewellery, divine to its core.

Oria’s Ethical Jewellery, divine to its core.

When it comes to ethical jewellery, Oria's signature collection of exquisite, beautifully crafted, and stylish designs are not ...

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EJF NEW REPORT: END OF THE ROAD FOR ENDOSULFAN

EJF NEW REPORT: END OF THE ROAD FOR ENDOSULFAN

The Environmental Justice Foundation is indeed an amazing charity, combining environmental awareness with the belief that protecting the ...

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The truth behind the IPAD revolution

The truth behind the IPAD revolution

IPAD was recently launched as a revolution in communications technology but behind closed doors and high wire fences the production process is ...

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Clean Clothes Campaign latest news

Clean Clothes Campaign latest news

Trade unions and labour groups in Bangladesh continue their call upon international buyers to ensure the compensation meets ...

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Global Witness condemns Zimbabwe Blood Diamonds

Global Witness condemns Zimbabwe Blood Diamonds

As reported in the Professional Jeweller, by Kat Slowe Zimbabwe's Zanu PF political and military elite are seeking to ...

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London Jewellery Week 2010 – The Ethical Debate Summary

London Jewellery Week 2010 – The Ethical Debate Summary

On the 12th June, London Jewellery Week entered into the world of ethical jewellery. For the first time ...

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EcoChic Campaigns for Ursula & her Climate Refugees

EcoChic Campaigns for Ursula & her Climate Refugees

At EcoChic we are fond of many things, but campaigning on issues close to our hearts is a particular ...

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The Breathe Network,the Promise of life

The Breathe Network,the Promise of life

What does a simpler life look like in the 21st Century? Who will join with me if I'm ...

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Fashion dilema – what’s wrong with a bit of bling?

Fashion dilema – what’s wrong with a bit of bling?

Kate Carter, Guardian.co.uk 10th June 2010 investigates. This week Fashion Statement is celebrating the third annual London jewellery week. ...

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To recycle or not to recycle that is the question

To recycle or not to recycle that is the question

The gap between fact and emotion is huge in the jewellery trade. It is one of the characteristics ...

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EcoChic reusable bags, spreading the eco friendly message in style.

EcoChic reusable bags, spreading the eco friendly message in style.

EcoChic Collection will be celebrating World Environment Day and helping to beat the plastic soup with our gorgeous range ...

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Canada’s first eco fashion awards

Canada’s first eco fashion awards

Just in time for Earth Day on Thursday, the first ever Canadian Eco-Fashion Awards have been announced. The ...

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H&M Fashion against aids collection

H&M Fashion against aids collection

Whilst we can never be completely clear on the validity and transparency of the supply chains of larger ...

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Celebrity Leona Lewis is loving ethical style

Celebrity Leona Lewis is loving ethical style

British singer Leona Lewis has spent thousands of dollars on ethical clothing, which she will wear during her first ...

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A powerful letter of resignation

A powerful letter of resignation

March 2010 was a momentus turning point for the ethical jewellery industry with the launch of the Fair ...

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Tesco, Boots and Subway accused of selling unethical tuna

Tesco, Boots and Subway accused of selling unethical tuna

The Ecologist Magazine today highlights important research on the use of unethical tuna in our supermarkets.Research shows that high ...

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Loss of nature a greater problem than climate change

Loss of nature a greater problem than climate change

Our philosophy is to encourage the use of Fair Trade and environmentally sound products. Over the weekend, it ...

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Good for the Climate – Good for Health

Good for the Climate – Good for Health

Research Scientists Mike Gill and Robin Stott argue that climate change already affects human health, creating problems that ...

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The Climate Dividend

The Climate Dividend

"Climate change is the biggest global health threat of the 21st century." So concluded a Lancet-UCL Commission earlier ...

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European Union calls for fair trade procurement

European Union calls for fair trade procurement

The European Parliament issues a clear call to action in today's report "New developments in public procurement" as ...

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Great Fashion Cycle – London to Paris departs

Great Fashion Cycle – London to Paris departs

A team of adventure seeking style-savvy fashionistas are to embark on "The Great Fashion Cycle" from London to ...

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Gold looks green as fair trade goes mining

Gold looks green as fair trade goes mining

Fairtrade and fairmined gold is officially launched. First we had bananas and chocolate and at last it is officially ...

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Swedish Designers Seek Sustainability without Compromising Fashion

Swedish Designers Seek Sustainability without Compromising Fashion

NEW YORK, May 8, 2010 / - Eco Chic - Towards Sustainable Swedish Fashion opened at the Scandinavia ...

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Industry Calls for Tax Breaks for Eco Fashion Businesses

Industry Calls for Tax Breaks for Eco Fashion Businesses

Today the Centre for Sustainable Fashion, London, UK cited  how Harold Tillman, Chairman of the British Fashion Council ...

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Earthbuilds

Earthbuilds

Earthbuilds are a company based in Europe developing and promoting fully sustainable off-grid buildings based on the earthship ...

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EcoChic On Film 2009

EcoChic On Film 2009

Beautiful designs, changing lives... We were delighted to be shortlisted recently in the Sussex Innovation Awards and the amazing sponsorship that ...

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Celebrate World Fair Trade Day 2010

Celebrate World Fair Trade Day 2010

Celebrate World Fair Trade Day 2010 You have the power to change lives. Support Fair Trade and join us ...

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Sonia Kashuk Eco Chic Cosmetic Brush Collection

Sonia Kashuk Eco Chic Cosmetic Brush Collection

Make-up artist and determined entrepreneur, Sonia Kashuk, is a unique talent with a can do spirit. Sonia began ...

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EJF Eco Chic Pop Up Shop

EJF Eco Chic Pop Up Shop

At EcoChic Magazine we are firm believers in all things Eco Chic and are delighted to celebrate with ...

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