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Tackling fashion industry waste

Tackling fashion industry waste

Tired of “endless production to feed the consumer world”, Taylor decided to do away with the traditional seasons of the fashion industry. According to Taylor, “The idea of ​​fashionable seasons generates huge amounts of waste, due to delays and demands from” consumers...

Turning waste into sustainable building material

Turning waste into sustainable building material

Higher awareness on climate change is forcing companies to rethink their strategies in developing more sustainable construction materials. Agriculture, one of Australia’s most important industries, produces millions of tons of plant and crop waste each year.  This...