January 29, 2020

BETC makes sustainability matter – The Stable

The Stable is based in Sydney, Australia. Shortly after Australia was rated the worst-performing country on climate change policy in the 2020 Climate Change Performance Index, it got a wake-up call from Mother Nature. As of January 6, there were 277 fires burning in Australia, 136 of them in New South Wales (of which Sydney is the capital city), with 69 of those not contained.

20 Pledges for 2020: I will avoid single-use plastics

Like most people I am conscious, if not anxious, about the plastic waste I produce, but I am by no means an eco-warrior. I was distressed after watching Blue Planet II and more recently Our Planet, and yet I continued to mindlessly consume my morning coffee in a takeaway cup and chuck away endless…

2019: The year sustainability got serious

From a sustainability perspective, the global apparel industry changed quite markedly in 2019. This was the first year I can remember in which all parts of the industry—brands and their RMG suppliers—appeared to be singing from the same hymn sheet, all pulling in the same direction.