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Research confirms surge in consumer demand for ethical products

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Two new surveys have revealed that consumers are demanding more ethical and eco credentials from the brands they are buying. In research from Empathy.co into...

‘Hand sanitizer for clothes’: Australian brand fined $5m for COVID misinformation

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Australian activewear brand Lorna Jane has been fined AUD$5 million for claiming its apparel ‘eliminated’ the spread of COVID-19. The active lifestyle brand caught the...

New study reveals top five brands consumers view as most sustainable

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New research by Impact looking at the sustainability credentials of 64 retailers and 100 FMCG brands has revealed the top five brands that are...

‘Plastic in product’ logo to mark plastic-free period products

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From July, the European Commission’s Single Use Plastic Directive (SUPD) rules that all disposable period products sold in the EU, even those containing no...

Natracare lobbies for ‘truth in labelling’ with Californian non-profit

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California-based circular economy advocate the National Stewardship Action Council (NSAC) has partnered with Natracare to offer confidence to US consumers over how personal care...

Natexpo introduces dedicated ‘eco zone’

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Ahead of its Paris edition, 24-26 October, Natexpo has unveiled a new initiative which puts ‘eco products’ and ‘eco services’ firmly in the spotlight. With...

Lily’s Kitchen expands into China, aiming to become world’s top premium natural pet food...

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The UK’s original premium natural pet food brand, Lily’s Kitchen is now available to pet parents across China thanks to a major distribution agreement...

Organic Food Iberia & Eco Living Iberia postponed until September 2021

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Organic Food Iberia and Eco Living Iberia – Spain and Portugal’s biggest trade event dedicated to organic food and sustainable products – has been...

OTB in new partnership with GOTS

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The Organic Trade Board (OTB) and the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) have announced a new partnership, joining forces to support the UK’s organic...

Greenscents becomes first UK household brand to get POFCAP certified

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Somerset-based company Greenscents has become the first organic laundry and household cleaning brand to be certified palm oil-free in the UK. The brand’s entire range...

Nutricare crowdfunds to launch STRAP compostable sports tape

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After identifying a gap in the market for a sustainable option, Nutricare founder James Dutton has launched a crowdfunding campaign to develop STRAP – the world’s...

The new plastic-eating ‘super enzyme’ signalling hope for recycling

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In 2016 a species of bacteria was identified at a Japanese waste site as having the natural ability to break down PET; now, a...

Fertilise the Future: Ecover pledges £500,000 backing for ‘eco-pioneers of tomorrow’

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Leading green cleaning brand Ecover is pledging £500,000 (€553,000) in backing for its Fertilise the Future initiative, aimed at funding the “eco-pioneers of tomorrow”.

Australia’s ‘natural sanitiser’ lemon myrtle in high demand

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Australia’s largest producer of lemon myrtle has retooled its entire North Queensland farm to meet the growing demand for hand sanitiser and cleaning products.

Lots of GOTS: Organic textile mark sees highest ever growth

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GOTS, the international organic textile standard, saw the highest growth in certified operations ever last year.