The Front Runner Project

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Together with University of Arts London and Mistra Future Fashion, Filippa K presents an exhibit showcasing the collaborative research efforts from Circular Design Speeds: a journey towards disrupting old linear patterns to discover new methods of circular des...

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Jump into Sustainable Lifestyles project in the Baltics...

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The awareness of the human impact on the environment has increased, and there is a greater focus on personal as well as global consequences of individual lifestyle choices, unfortunately, sustainable development is still not a central topic of educational syst...

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Stimulating the Demand for Recycled Textiles - ten...

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Of interest to designers and brands faced with the challenge of designing and producing closed loop clothing and textiles. Gain inspiration from other brands that make use of recycled materials in new garments, design their products for ease of recycling a...

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How urban youth can be an engine for achieving...

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The overall objective is to enhance and harness understanding on what are low-carbon sustainable lifestyle opportunities for urban citizens (youth) in Bogota; to facilitate their uptake and to feed into the urban policy context. For this, UN Environment and E...

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Food for Us: Capacity building through research, and...

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This project involves the development and trial of a mobile phone application to trade surplus food from farms and develop a community of practice around the issue of food waste through transformative learning. Phase 1 of the project (funded by the UN's One Pl...

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Exports of Nordic Used Textiles: Fate, benefits and...

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Of interest to all stakeholders wondering whether the exports of used textiles to the African continent and other regions is good or bad for the environment and economy in the receiving countries. Maps and tracks exports of 75 000 tonnes of used textiles fr...

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Gaining benefits from discarded textiles: LCA of...

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Useful for policymakers and textile industry stakeholders wishing to quantify the benefits of the reuse and recycling of post-consumer textiles compared to incineration. LCA-based comparisons of different pathways for post-consumer textiles with a range of...

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A Nordic strategy for collection, sorting, reuse and...

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Useful for policymakers, and organisations along the full value chain of post-consumer textiles. Key considerations that should be taken when developing a circular textile strategy. Plus an overview of cutting edge recycling technologies, collection and sor...

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EPR systems and new business models for increasing...

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Of interest to brands and start-ups looking to adopt circular business models, and policymakers interested in encouraging circularity. A deep dive analysis of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) systems and green business models that increase product ci...

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Prevention of Textile Waste in the Nordic Region

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Useful for policymakers and researchers wishing to map flows of new and used textile flows as a first step in developing textile circularity policy. Overview of new and used textiles in three Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland and Sweden) and first proposa...

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EU Consumer Footprint

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The European Commission has been developing an assessment framework to monitor the evolution of environmental impact associated to the European Union (EU) consumption that will support resource efficiency, eco-innovation and circular economy policies. The EU C...

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