Swedish wool

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80% of all Swedish wool is burned, as there is no market for it because the sheep are raised for the meat. A collaboration between Filippa K, Röjk, Norrby Gård (sheep farmer), the Swedish Sheep breed association and European suppliers started during 2017 to...

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Textiles – from waste to resource by 2030

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The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences’ project Resource Effectiveness and the Circular Economy has assembled more than 50 companies, organisations and public authorities around the vision of Sweden being the leading nation as a resource-effective, circular society. The purpose is to strengthen Sweden’s competitiveness in a future with finite resources in line with the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Textiles were chosen as one of five subprojects.
Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education

The UK Plastics Pact- Member Progress Report

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The UK Plastics Pact business members account for two-thirds of consumer plastic packaging in the UK. Together they hold the key to tackling plastic pollution. Find out how the entire supply chain is helping deliver systemic change. This report is the second report detailing progress towards the four targets of the Pact, specifies pledges of members for future action, and includes updates from 85 business members.
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Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education

Driving Sustainable Consumption in Latin America with...

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The project in Latin America with a focus on Colombia, Costa Rica and Mexico promotes sustainable consumption through the implementation of SCP tools of the One Planet network. This includes support of the regional eco-label Alianza Ambiental de America.
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Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme

The Courtauld Committment 2025

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Our ambitious voluntary agreement brings together organisations across the food system to make food & drink production and consumption more sustainable. It is a ten-year commitment to identify priorities, develop solutions and implement changes to cut the carb...

Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education

Affordable, Modular, Flat Pack and Energy Efficient...

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ModulusTech aims on revolutionizing the affordable housing sector through its innovative flat-packed housing design, making it possible to set up houses in as little as 3 hours. These houses provide proper living conditions and come with integrated utilities a...

Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education

Proposals for targets and indicators for waste...

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Of interest to policymakers and researchers/consultants faced with the task of developing waste prevention indicators and targets. Here the focus is on textiles, food, building and construction waste and WEEE but the method can be applied to other streams....

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Promotion of Sustainable Nordic Design through...

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Of interest to designers and design schools interested in sharing platforms for sustainable design concepts in fashion and textiles. A Nordic collaboration between fashion designers and design schools that increases knowledge sharing and provides a common b...

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