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New organic logo

Australia has a new organic logo on the market which aims to simplify things in the long term, but in the short term will it add to confusion? Here's what it looks like and what it means.

New organic logo
Fashion and textiles

Bamboo versus organic cotton

The softness and sheerness of bamboo underwear and t-shirts is irresistible but how does it stack up against organic cotton and is it really as green as it makes out?

Bamboo versus organic cotton
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Natural sunscreen favourites

If you've been looking for a certified organic sunscreen, you might be looking for a long time yet. There's a good reason why there aren't many, if any, truly organic sunscreens on the market. In the meantime we can recommend these three.

Natural sunscreen favourites
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Sustainable gift ideas

Christmas can seem like an absolute buying frenzy but it doesn't have to be. In fact it can be a good excuse to give ethical and green businesses a boost. Here's some sustainable gift ideas to get you enthused.

Sustainable gift ideas
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The GM fish we'd like to reject

The first GM animal designed for humans has been approved in the US. GM Atlantic salmon is designed to have growth spurts like no other and it doesn't have to be labelled. That doesn't mean we can't avoid it.

The GM fish we'd like to reject
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October 7, 2015

Made in Bali

Find out how one yoga enthusiast creates good karma with ethically made yoga wear made from eco materials, including a recycled consumer waste fabric adopted by big brands.
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The GM fish we'd like to reject

The first GM animal designed for humans has been approved in the US. GM Atlantic salmon is designed to have growth spurts like no other and it doesn't have to be labelled. That doesn't mean we can't avoid it.

Inside the glitz and glamour of the world expo

This years' world expo - the Milan Expo - promised 'Feeding the planet, energy for life' but in between excruciatingly long queues and multi-million dollar, dazzling pavilions you kind of had to look hard to find evidence of it . There were some fantastic outstanding highlights promoting sustainability. Here they are.
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January 23, 2016

Natural sunscreen favourites

If you've been looking for a certified organic sunscreen, you might be looking for a long time yet. There's a good reason why there aren't many, if any, truly organic sunscreens on the market. In the meantime we can recommend these three.
November 9, 2015

Heading into the COSMOS

The COSMOS logo is popping up everywhere in bathrooms. Created just for the organic and natural beauty industry, you'd better get used to it.
August 1, 2015

Colour me pink!

Former fashion designer, Diana Saltoun Goltsman's dreams of creating beautiful, safe lipsticks resulted in makeup with some very unusual ingredients.
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