We examine an array of eco-conscious innovations in design.
Fast fashion is a trend we all want to avoid these days. But what happens when we abstain from shopping completely? Jenny Stallard did just that…
We investigate the clothing fibres made from surprising ingredients that benefit the wearer and have a low environmental impact.
Producing glass requires a tenth of the energy of virgin aluminium, but double that of recycled aluminium.
Eco-friendly fashion took to the runway with a message against pollution.
Europe's most sustainable music festival takes over Normandy with a fresh, green approach to recycling, water, energy and plastic on site!
How to give your cosmetic products' packaging another use.
We put together our top 10 recommended swaps to make your teeth-cleaning routine plastic free.
I spent an afternoon at Masterpiece London and found 3 artists that boast sustainability credentials.
I visited the UK's most iconic music festival that decided to ban plastic this year! Did they achieve their goal?
The world's biggest food company has committed to making its packaging recyclable or reusable by 2025.
Restaurants across Europe have embraced apps which ensure their meals don't end up in the bin.
Fishermen are being paid €200 a month to recycle waste from their nets. More and more plastic and cans are being pulled from the waters together with the fish. A new Greek company called Enaleia has backing from Greek and foreign donors to introduce a more sustainable way of fishing.
Rubbish, labeled as plastic recyclables, was stranded in the Philippines for years. The 69 containers arrived in Vancouver to be incinerated this week. The move ends a dispute which started in 2013 that sparked a diplomatic row between Ottawa and Manila.
Business Planet travels to Paris to see how one award-winning company is making a big difference by turning piles of the city’s food waste into renewable energy.
One French firm decided to go beyond making money and instead chose to make a wider contribution to society. ‘Love Your Waste’ in Paris turns food waste into renewable energy.
Emma Witter educates us about food waste with her upcycled bone sculptures.
The iconic brand has released a new line featuring recycled waste.
A garbage dump in the Democratic Republic of Congo's bustling capital Kinshasa may be an odd place for most people to seek inspiration. But for Fulu Muziki group Piscko Crane, this is the perfect place to find the recycled material he will use to create his band's unique sound.
The contents of your bathroom cupboard will have never been so sustainable with these eco-friendly alternatives.
We've found 7 sunglasses brands that have caught our attention for their sustainable credentials.
British airport offers customers the choice of a throw-away cup or a reusable one, in a bid to reduce plastic waste.
Launched back in 2017, the Koun Association aims to provide jobs for young men and women.
This June: Beauty giants take on plastic.
The Philippines is returning huge amounts of waste which it says was illegally shipped by Canada, mislabelled as recyclable plastics.
Futuris takes a look at Europe's Bioeconomy sector and meets the people developing the myriad of bio-based products currently hitting the market around the whole continent.