Is Tencel (aka Lyocell) A Sustainable Fabric? The Textile Test Series Investigates

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In 2000, the European Union awarded the Tencel manufacturing process an Environmental Award in “technology for sustainable development.” Once the eucalyptus trees are harvested, mostly from sustainable farms, the wood is soaked in a non-toxic solution called amine oxide.

The Future of Fashion? Designing with Mushroom Mycelium

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Their dress, above, is made from mycelium, the vegetative part of a fungal colony (essentially, a fungus’ thread-like root system)—grown in the little round dishes we all remember from high school biology class. Even so, as fast fashion has risen, so have more eco-friendly alternatives.

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Novica, the Store

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Not only are they made out of sustainable materials in a fair way, but they are also REALLY good looking. This thing is soft, awesome, and made in a completely sustainable fashion. Categories. Garden. Kitchen. New & Exciting. Electronics. Events. Health. Personal.