Blog – Green Economy

Green Economy • 4min read

Sustainable Back-to-School Shopping: Why You Should Think Twice about Fast Fashion

With back-to-school on everyone's minds, it's easy to get swept up in the rush to buy more. For most students, back-to-school shopping is a time to reinvent yourself with the latest trends in fashion. However, trend cycles can change in a heartbeat leading to the need to consume more, which also creates waste, with repercussions for our planet. Learn about shopping sustainably this season.

Green Economy • 5min read

Embracing a Circular Economy Through Everyday Plastics

When incorporating the concept of a circular economy to every-day plastics, the goal is to reduce plastic waste by repurposing it to create something useful. Giving single-use plastics a second life at home or in the classroom is simpler than you might think.