S & S News: The Week in Highlights 3.01.2019

S & S News: The Week in Highlights shares a collection of current articles, reports and stories that are newsworthy in the realm of sustainability, social responsibility and beyond. Feature promise: Absolutely no fake news. The dust has settled and it’s back to work, scroll through what you may have missed over the festive period.

Plans for a new green watchdog to protect the environment after Brexit have been outlined by the government via the BBC 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46626932

How a new recycling process could help stop Christmas trees going to waste via The Independent

https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/christmas-trees-recycling-environment-sustainability-plastic-a8705081.html

Here’s how you can recycle your Christmas tree via Country Living 

https://www.countryliving.com/uk/homes-interiors/interiors/news/a1193/how-recycle-christmas-tree/

Brits hoarding unworn clothing: True Fit via Fibre 2 Fashion 

https://www.fibre2fashion.com/news/apparel-news/brits-hoarding-unworn-clothing-true-fit-246537-newsdetails.htm?utm_source=NewsAlert&utm_medium=DailyNews&utm_campaign=DailyNewsAlert

Warming seas linked to bluefin tuna surge in UK waters via the BBC

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-46738175

Finland has a new eco-fashion line – clothes made from trees via World Economic Forum

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/12/finland-has-a-new-eco-fashion-line-that-produces-clothes-from-trees?utm_source=Facebook%20Videos&utm_medium=Facebook%20Videos&utm_campaign=Facebook%20Video%20Blogs

European Companies Are Leading the Way on Plastic Waste Reduction, But More Needs to Be Done via Entrepreneur Europe

https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/316634

Businesses not governments are leading the climate change fight via Wired

https://www.wired.co.uk/article/cop24-climate-change-policy

6 Ways To Travel More Sustainably in 2019 via British Vogue 

https://www.vogue.co.uk/gallery/sustainable-travel-2019

Fake fur or real – do labels lie? via South China Morning Post via 

https://www.scmp.com/magazines/style/fashion-beauty/article/2177283/fake-fur-or-real-do-labels-lie

Post-Brexit, the U.K. and Canada can fuel global sustainability via the Conversation

https://theconversation.com/post-brexit-the-u-k-and-canada-can-fuel-global-sustainability-108133

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