Instead of launching with a flashy London Fashion Week event, Anya Hindmarch used her platform to raise awareness.
The Green Deal has paved the way for a sustainable product policy. Now legislators must seize this opportunity to ensure all smartphones sold in the EU are designed to be repaired and last longer.
There is the capacity for all the paper cups we use to be recycled in the UK. The problem is that customers don’t put them in the right bins.
Most plastics can only be recycled two or three times before they become unusable.
There's your usual repurposing ocean plastic plus cinnamon t-shirts and wine barrel home decor.
Gathering heads of state, ministers and energy innovators together in the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week ran from January 11-18.
Nursery school children in the United Arab Emirates are learning early about the importance of recycling leftover food.
Almost 90 million air passengers pass through Dubai each year, bringing 5,500 tonnes of plastic. But attitudes are changing.
Fashion capitals have been outed as the biggest producers of textile waste.
This tech revolution could spell disaster for the environment
Germans could have to pay a €25 deposit on every smartphone or tablet under proposals to stop used devices ending up in landfill or being palmed off to poorer countries.
What are your used clothes worth? Plenty, say EU researchers, who are turning discarded textiles into materials such as glucose, glycol or acids that can be used in the biochemical industry.
Moscow sends 88% of its rubbish to landfill. Now the city is trying to do something about it.
A new study shows recycling rates on the continent are worryingly low.
Taymour El-Hadidi collected concrete blocks, red bricks and glass bottles to build his environmentally conscious home.
It takes a lot of bottle to build a house like this.
Home makeover anyone? Learn how and where to buy furniture sustainably with our vintage edit.
Swedish forestry group Södra says it's the first to present a solution for large-scale clothes recycling.
The mules go door to door collecting rubbish, but only if it has been properly separated. A mule can carry 150kg, but driver Francesco says he never loads them up that much because he loves his animals.
Brands leading the way in luxury ethical homeware.
Beer brand Carlsberg has just announced its most sustainable bottle design yet.
Amazingly, you can now buy second-hand clothing straight from the Kardashians' wardrobe, but critics are dubious.
Italy's capital is offering travellers a way to exchange their waste plastic bottles for tickets on the eternal city's public transport system.
Often scrapped after a few years' usage, sports watches can be an expensive and environmentally unfriendly habit to maintain. Here we look at whether it’s possible to track your movements without denting the environment.
Business Planet travels to the Belgian city of Antwerp to see how one small company is transforming plastic pollution into a designer product.
As concern grows about the amount of plastic pollution we’re leaving for future generations, a Belgian company is setting a great example to children.