plastic

News

plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds will be banned as of next year

Well, you shouldn’t be cleaning out your ears with cotton buds anyway!
Roisin Lanigan
5.23.19
Beauty

the body shop launches fair trade recycled plastic scheme

The beauty brand unveils its approach to tackle the industry’s plastic problem, and help improve the lives of waste workers in the process.
Shannon Peter
5.14.19
Beauty

the uk’s first plastic packaging-free beauty shop

The Lush Naked Shop is exactly the kind of drastic move the beauty industry needs right now.
Shannon Peter
1.16.19
Culture

activists tell us their advice on how to save the world in 2019

Global warming hasn’t gone away, you know.
Roisin Lanigan
12.12.18
Beauty

refillable beauty products are here to save the planet, but will they even make a dent?

Industry experts aren’t sure they’re the environmental saviour we need them to be. So what is?
Shannon Peter
11.14.18
Culture

actress-turned-activist bonnie wright’s guide to breaking free from packaging

How to make a difference in your lunch hour.
Bonnie Wright
10.8.18
Culture

harley weir: plastic is not fantastic

British photographer Harley Weir began documenting the plastic waste around her in 2015. By posting the images she takes on her Instagram account with the hashtag #plasticneverdies, she hopes to raise awareness of the rubbish that’s destroying our world.
i-D Staff
8.27.18
News

sza is launching an anti-plastic streetwear label

'F*ck plastic' and save the ocean.
Mitch Parker
8.15.18
News

adidas commits to using only recycled plastic by 2024

The company is phasing out out "virgin" plastic.
Mitch Parker
7.25.18