There is a Plastic Island the size of Texas in the Pacific Ocean. What this Company is doing to help.

Elephant Journal

Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis presents… Method is doing a really cool “ocean plastic” bottle design that is made out of plastic harvested from beach litter.

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The Green Closet Project: Eco Designers Tara St. James and Auralis Join Forces with Ecover to Promote Smarter, Lower Impact Fashion

Eco Chic

Design and production location is just one of many elements that helps to build a sustainable fashion line to be considered for your Green Closet. My favorite two colors from this collection, and an instant classic in any Green Closet,” says Auralis. Auralis in her studio.

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Ecover showcases sustainable plastics in garden design at 2013 RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Green (Living) Review

The threat posed to UK coastal and inland waterways by the careless disposal of plastic has inspired the design of the Ecover garden at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (9 – 14 July).

Using Shrooms to Solve the Packaging Problem

Environmental News Network

The company Ecovative has developed a sustainable Styrofoam alternative (short for ecology and innovative), which they’ve named aptly named “Mushroom Materials”. Ecovative has received grants from the National Sciences Foundation, the EPA, and the USDA to name a few. Normal. false.

Going Green In Your Home

Green Prophet

Today, with the wealth of cheap detergents available at the supermarket, it can be hard to make the decision to choose the more expensive “Green” Products. Some great products available here in Israel are Ecover, ECOS and if you are in Israel, the Israeli company EcoFriend.

Mother Earth and Fashion Influence Green Floral House Celadon & Celery

Eco Chic

I had the pleasure of meeting Bess Wyrick, Founder and Creative Director of NYC-based green floral house Celadon & Celery several months back at a chic eco event put on by Ecover. It seems like everybody else is in the world is impressed by her “green&# floral house.

5 Ways to Reduce Your Chemical Exposure Before You Even Think About Getting Pregnant

Eco Chic

The bottom line : Look for purveyors of non-toxic and safe ecological cleaning products such as Ecover, Mrs. Meyer’s or Method. Featured Health Is Beauty babies Eco Beauty eco friendly home green home nontoxic Organic Pregnancy sustainableImage courtesy Flickr User Trocaire.

Garden celebrities design planters for RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2013

Green (Living) Review

Gardeners will have their chance to create their own designer planting plots, as eight gardening personalities have teamed up with Ecover UK to design inspirational planters for this year’s RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (9-14 July).

Well Dressed: Livia Firth’s Eco Age and the Observer Honor Stylish, Sustainable Fashion

Eco Chic

Organized by British newspaper The Observer in collaboration with eco-friendly cleaning product company Ecover , these awards celebrate the people, campaigns and initiatives making a real difference in promoting a sustainable lifestyle in the UK.

Reduced Fruit Crops This Autumn

Green (Living) Review

Fruit growers visiting RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (3–8 July), sponsored by Ecover, will be able to talk to the charity’s advisors for free about best ways to keep yields up. Any gardeners needing more advice about getting the maximum from their crops, or who have any other gardening problem, can talk to the charity’s advisors for free at this year’s RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, sponsored by Ecover. RHS warns that the wet and cold April and May may cut crop yields.

Cruelty Free International calls for a ban on household product testing on animals

Green (Living) Review

Household names such as Astonish, Method and Ecover have shown that it is possible to sell safe and effective household products without inflicting pain and suffering on animals.

Ceramic Fry Pan Company Neoflam Sues TV Show for False Report

Green Prophet

The marketing manager for Neoflam Oren Hamama emailed Green Prophet hoping to set the record straight. According to Haaretz Neoflam is suing Kolbotek for libel after claiming that contrary to being “healthy” and “green” as their marketing implies, the pans and pots contain hazardous materials. My stance is this: any company that is selling a product (no matter how “green” it is) should be scrutinized.

Eco Guide to Israeli Products Launched

Green Prophet

Every product and its neighbor on the supermarket shelf is calling itself green. A quick look at an Israeli supermarket shelf and you can find products from industrial, chemical companies like Sano producing brochures on products labeled as green.

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EcoStiletto One-Year Anniversary Party: video summary

Eco-Vegan Girl

Carolyn ( Healthy Voyager ), Ioana ( Luscious Organic Dessert s), & Me Me with Ioana What a night! Had a great time at the party - check out the video and the links below to learn about all the wonderful people and products.

Robin Wilson, Interior Decorator to the Kennedys and Clintons, Shares Her Secrets

Eco Chic

Robin boasts a client list which includes the Kennedys and the Clintons, and she is the author of Kennedy Green House. Robin recommends Ecover as they make an array of phosphate-free products for all your needs that are made with plant-based and mineral ingredients.

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RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2012 – Visit Impression

Green (Living) Review

Greening is one of the best ways to do prevent than and to make such green areas places where people want to linger. Ecover's “Fantastic Plant-astic” campaign – Ecover was the main sponsor of the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show this year – could easily be misunderstood by people leading them to believe that the plant-based plastic bottles that Ecover is beginning to employ are biodegradable or even compostable.

Multiple carcinogens in Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Shampoo

Green (Living) Review

Dioxane is also found in Ecover products and when challenged, the supposedly eco-comscious company, Ecover, refused to discuss it and stated that (1) that “the stuff is perfectly safe” and (2) that they had no intention of making any changes. I found it very disturbing that a company claiming to be green and claiming to produce eco-products such as Ecover flatly refused to even countenance the removal of dioxane from its products.

Behind the Scenes of the Project Green Search Model Competition Finals

Eco Chic

Project Green Search , the first-ever green model competition, has a winner! Rachel Avalon hails from Los Angeles, California, and beat out over 130 other serious contenders for her new title as Green It Girl (read more about Rachel and her plans here ).

Pop ups, pollinators and reused products at RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2013

Green (Living) Review

The Ecover Garden’, designed by Matthew Childs will include strips of recycled plastic woven in with the garden’s planting to inspire consumers to consider the environmental impact of the products and plastics they use.

27 Products Made From Renewable Energy

Eco Friendly Daily

Ecover (cleaning products). Green Tips This is a guest post by Steve Kokette. If people believed how the mass media has presented Global. Warming/Climate Change, we’d think there isn’t much we can do to. encourage renewable energy use, and that we should just sit back and. let the world’s governments and/or a genius scientist or more save us. from ourselves. Not so. It’s possible we, as consumers, may have more power to inspire renewable energy use than any.

Observer Ethical Awards Announced: No More Weaseling!

Eco Chic

The shortlist for the fourth annual Observer Ethical Awards , in association with Ecover, is announced. The Observer Ethical Awards are instrumental in bringing green issues to the forefront of consumer minds and making businesses reassess their attitudes towards sustainability.

Co-op, Body Shop and M&S Top Ethical Poll


In a recent survey green/ethical brands, this time of 3000 UK adults by GfK NOP , the Co-op, Body Shop and M&S held onto the top three spots, but Sainsbury's lost out to Tesco at the foot of the table. Rank 2008 Rank 2007 1 Co-op 1 Co-op 2 Body Shop 2 Body Shop 3 M&S 3 M&S 4 Green & Blacks 4 Traidcraft 5 Ecover 5 Cafédirect 6 Traidcraft 6 Ecover 7 Cafédirect 7= Green & Blacks & Tesco 8 Innocent 9 Divine 9 Oxfam 10 Tesco 10 Sainsbury’s The surprises for me are: 1.

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I'm not trying to paint this as a green move - it is a carbon sin, but on the grand scale of things it's a teeny-weeny one. Deep green living in a teepee, or light green life-as-usual with a green electricity tariff and ecover at the sink? Mea culpa.