New textiles, made from discarded orange peel, milk or algae, are reducing the environmental impact of the world’s second-most polluting industry Orange peel is the unlikely by-product behind a new textile that’s being incorporated into collections by designer Salvatore Ferragamo. Back in 2013, Adriana Santanocito, a fashion student in Milan, and her friend and colleague Enrica Arena looked into whether anything useful could be done with the vast amounts of orange peel left behind by juicing machines. Continue reading…
Posts published in “Environment”
Auto Added by WPeMatico
Here’s something you need to know about your next group of customers, Generation Z: they’re worried about the environment. In a 2017 study, 89% of Gen Z participants indicated that they would prefer to buy from an environmentally or socially conscious company over competitors. They’re committed to keeping our planet sustainable, and they’re willing to […] The post Can You Power Your Business with Renewable Energy? appeared first on SmallBizClub.