Where this ethical shopper goes for retail therapy
Ethical expert Lisa Heinze is a former fashion shopaholic. She still loves shopping but instead of hitting the malls, she hunts out the many eco and ethical brands out there. She shares her favourite haunts and some great tips on how to pick ethical brands when you're in store.
Is silk sustainable?
Silk is so beautiful that we don't want to believe it has an ugly side. But it doesn't have to have. You can buy very sustainable silk if you know how.
Snotty and eco
If you thought there's got to be more sustainable options for dealing with colds, you're right. These tissue and hankie solutions make having colds look ... almost attractive!
What shocked Vinita
After seeing terrible things in the conventional cotton industry, Vanita Baravkar switched careers to make organic cotton more available.
Buying wool without mulesing
Mulesing is so distressing that media rarely shows pictures of it, yet it's a common operation carried out by farmers. Here's how to avoid it.
GOTS has organic clothing covered
The textile industry has some serious environmental and human-damaging habits. Thank goodness for organic clothing, largely represented by GOTS.
Finding the safest tampons
Finding effective and safe organic tampons wasn't as easy as we thought it would be, but we succeeded, discovering a surprising ingredient along the way.