Is Faux Leather/Pleather Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly?

Is Faux Leather/Pleather Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly?

Faux leather is one alternative to conventional leather. In this guide, we provide an overview of whether faux leather/pleather might be eco friendly, sustainable and animal friendly. You can read a guide on the sustainability of conventional leather here as a comparison   Summary – Is Faux Leather/Pleather Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly? Although … Read more Is Faux Leather/Pleather Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly?

Is Conventional Leather Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly?

Is Leather Eco Friendly, Sustainable &/Or Animal Friendly?

In this guide, we provide an overview of how eco friendly, sustainable and animal friendly conventional leather might be. You can read a guide on the sustainability of faux leather here as a comparison.   Summary – Is Conventional Leather Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly? Conventional leather is likely not among the most eco … Read more Is Conventional Leather Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly?

The Most Common Fibres & Fabrics Used For Clothing & Textiles (Stats On Production, Consumption etc.)

The Most Common Fibres & Fabrics Used For Clothing & Textiles (Stats On Production, Consumption etc.)

When getting a good idea of how any industry operates – it’s a good idea to start from the top and work down. For fibres, fabrics and the clothing/fashion industries, knowing the most commonly used materials means you can get an idea of where to start looking for problems and solutions in these industries. Below … Read more The Most Common Fibres & Fabrics Used For Clothing & Textiles (Stats On Production, Consumption etc.)

LENZING™, TENCEL™, VEOCEL™ & LENZING™ ECOVERO™: What Are They, & What’s The Difference Between Them?

LENZING™, TENCEL™, VEOCEL™ & LENZING™ ECOVERO™: What Are They, & What's The Difference Between Them?

You may have heard about TENCEL being associated with lyocell before. But, TENCEL is actually a brand/product that falls under the Lenzing group of brands and products, and they have their own range of trademarked fibres (Lyocell and Modal being two of the major ones) In this short guide, we provide an overview of what LENZING™, … Read more LENZING™, TENCEL™, VEOCEL™ & LENZING™ ECOVERO™: What Are They, & What’s The Difference Between Them?

Factors That Can Determine How Eco Friendly, Sustainable Or Animal Friendly Different Fibres & Fabrics Are

Factors That Can Determine How Eco Friendly, Sustainable Or Animal Friendly Different Fibres & Fabrics Are

We already put together guides on what might be some of the most eco friendly, sustainable and animal friendly fibres and fabrics, and also the least eco friendly, sustainable and animal friendly fibres and fabrics. In this guide, we outline what might be some of the main factors that contribute to those classifications.   *Note … Read more Factors That Can Determine How Eco Friendly, Sustainable Or Animal Friendly Different Fibres & Fabrics Are

Most Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly Fibres & Fabrics

Most Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly Fibres & Fabrics

We’ve already put together a list of what might be some of the least eco friendly, sustainable and animal friendly fibres and fabrics. In this guide, we list what might be some of the most eco friendly, sustainable & animal friendly fibres & fabrics.   Summary – Most Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly Fibres … Read more Most Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly Fibres & Fabrics

Least Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly Fibres & Fabrics

Least Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly Fibres & Fabrics

We’ve already put together a list of what might be some of the most eco friendly, sustainable and animal friendly fibres. In this guide, we outline some of the least eco friendly, sustainable and animal friendly fibres and fabrics (used in a range of textiles) to be aware of.   Summary – Least Eco Friendly, … Read more Least Eco Friendly, Sustainable & Animal Friendly Fibres & Fabrics

How To Know If Clothing & Fabrics Are Ethical: Eco, Organic, Labor Rights, & Other Certifications/Standards To Look For

How To Know If Clothing & Fabrics Are Ethical: Eco, Organic, Labor Rights, & Other Certifications/Standards To Look For

In this guide, we’ve provided some specific insight for conscious consumers into how they might tell if items they are buying are ethical in different ways. This includes eco, organic, labor rights and other types of certifications/standards that might indicate a level of ethics.   First, Understand The Different Levels Of Ethical Standards Three of … Read more How To Know If Clothing & Fabrics Are Ethical: Eco, Organic, Labor Rights, & Other Certifications/Standards To Look For

Are Organic Clothing, Fabrics, Fibres & Textiles Worth The Money? Or Are They A Scam?

Are Organic Clothing, Fabrics, Fibres & Textiles Worth The Money? Or Are They A Scam?

Are organic clothing, fabrics, fibres and textiles actually worth the money? Or, are they a way for companies to make money from well intentioned consumers? We provide a discussion on this issue in the guide below.    Summary – Are Organic Clothing, Fabrics, Fibres & Textiles Worth The Money? Or, Are They A Scam? An … Read more Are Organic Clothing, Fabrics, Fibres & Textiles Worth The Money? Or Are They A Scam?

What You Are Really Getting When You Buy Organic Fibres & Fabrics

The Truth About What You're Really Getting When You Buy Organic Fibres & Fabrics

When it comes to organic fibres – there’s different regulations, certifications, labelling used, and so on. What do they each mean, and how do they impact the final product you buy? We’ve provided a bit more insight into what you might be getting when you buy an organic fibre or fabric.   Summary – What … Read more What You Are Really Getting When You Buy Organic Fibres & Fabrics