The R Collective and Levi Strauss & Co. show that collaboration is key to combating climate change

The R Collective and Levi Strauss & Co. show that collaboration is key to combating climate change

We’ve always believed in the power of collaboration. That’s why we are excited to announce our support from Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.) with the confirmed grant for an exciting project that The R Collective will champion, with support from Redress, to change the way you wear and wash your clothes – all with the climate in mind! 

This funding comes after our Founder & CEO, Christina Dean joining LS&Co.’s Collaboratory fellow class of 2018. Read more about this exciting project.

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One Small Step Towards Saving The Ocean

One Small Step Towards Saving The Ocean

Written by Jo Lorenz 

If you're anything like me, you'd happily spend your entire life in the ocean. The gentle feel of salt on your skin, the sunlight hitting the top of the water - bliss! Yet our addiction to the ocean is coming at a huge cost to our coral reefs and marine life.

Many of the popular sunscreens we are putting on our skins each day contain toxic chemicals that are vastly contributing to coral bleaching. Find out more about ocean-friendly sunscreens.

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Power To The People

Power To The People

"Climate change is not merely a concern, it is an urgent crisis... Fashion’s huge carbon footprint - which accounts for 10% of global carbon impact - is an outrageous price to pay to look good and to have more and more clothes... We must reduce fashion’s environmental impact through creativity and design." 

Our Founder and CEO, Christina Dean shares her thoughts on the current Climate Crisis, why fashion deserves its place on the climate change chopping board and how The R Collective is working towards reducing Fashion’s huge carbon footprint. 

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Six simple things you can do to save the planet

Six simple things you can do to save the planet

The ozone layer is a delicate shield of gas which protects our planet from harmful rays from the sun. Thirty-two years ago, this very delicate eggshell around Earth was under direct threat from the over-use of manufactured chemicals. On UN's International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, Jo Lorenz explores six simple things you can do to save the planet and fight climate change.

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Plastic Free July: Rethinking Plastic Consumption

Plastic Free July: Rethinking Plastic Consumption

We are in the midst of a war on plastic and it’s time to shift our strategy... Ninety-one percent of the plastic that has ever been created on our planet has not been recycled. It is still out there - in our oceans, in our landfills, in our communities. Guest writer Jo Lorenz welcomes Plastic Free July and explores more initiatives to help reduce single-use plastics.

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Let's #BeatAirPollution Together | World Environment Day

Let's #BeatAirPollution Together | World Environment Day

9 out of 10 people worldwide breathe polluted air. It causes 7 million premature deaths annually* and many of the pollutants also cause global warming.

Air pollution is preventable, yet contributes to illnesses including lung cancer, asthma, strokes, heart disease and dementia. Each one of us play a vital role in preventing air pollution and this year World Environment Day 2019 is issuing a call to action to combat this global crisis.

But, how does Fashion play its part in Air Pollution?

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