What got you started on environmentalism? mindbodygreen asked a bunch of advocates, including myself!


Do you have opinions on Photoshopping models? The Retouchers Accord is taking comments on its voluntary oath until February 28th.

Two steps forward: H&M is now using bionic yarn in its latest Conscious Exclusive collection, which is made from plastic collected from the shoreline. | Vogue

…and one step back. H&M was also one of the retailers implicated in a report on child labor in Myanmar, along with Pierre Cardin and Muji. | The Guardian

I’m so inspired by this blogger’s pledge to not buy clothing for a year. Here’s how it went. | Eleanor Snare

Is modal just another case of greenwashing? | Tortoise and Lady Grey 

Will you be my zero-waste Valentine? | Wasted

5 podcasts all about ethical fashion. | Honestly Modern

Saving the Planet

Annnndddd… the Dakota Access Pipeline is back on. | NY Times

This Super Bowl ad GETS ME. | Kia

There’s a huge crack in Greenland that will likely create the biggest recorded iceberg ever. It grew 17 miles in the past two months. | NY Times


Grace has the perfect advice in this post on how to stay sane while staying informed. | The Stripe

A Republican from Florida has proposed a bill to abolish the EPA. | GovTrack

Here’s how to make a boycott work. | NY Times