11 Aug '11, 5pm

Very cool video of a model wearing an air purifying dress! - #sustainable #fashion

Very cool video of a model wearing an air purifying dress! - #sustainable #fashion

Can “design thinking” imbue a wide spectrum of solutions to help clean up pollution problems? Conscious designers in the fashion world are connecting the dots between design, the environment and our health. According to an article in the Ecologist , the London College of Fashion unveiled a dress that can purify polluted air through a chemical reaction on the surface of the fabric. Considered to be “ethical fashion,” the concept of using textiles to absorb pollution and clean the air you breathe seems to be attracting much interest – Eco-detergent brand Ecover is involved in the project. Ethical fashion , widely defined as clothes with a reduced environmental impact , has now gone a step further in introducing fabric that, it is claimed, actually reverses the environmental impact of air pollution. ~ Ecologist The dress was created by Catalytic Clothing . They claim the dres...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/ethical-fashion-cleans-u...

Tweets

Supporting the EPA's fight against air pollution helps kids that suffer from asthma. @SierraClub on pollution & health:

Supporting the EPA's fight against air pollutio...

treehugger.com 11 Aug '11, 5pm

Activists rally outside EPA headquarters in Washington, DC, for strong clean air protections. Photo credit: Javier Sierra ...

What a Dog Does When It's Cold (fun video)

What a Dog Does When It's Cold (fun video)

care2.com 12 Aug '11, 10pm

By Lisa Spector, Canine Music Expert, Juilliard Graduate, and co-creator of Through a Dog’s Ear . Since reading The Healin...

Blogged!!! Harajuku fashion with @Xiaxue plus a...

cheeserland.com 17 Aug '11, 4am

New video: Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Review! And not a single fudge… SG! Ai FM interview part 2 So this is how from dairy i ...

Yoga Kitten (video) | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 19 Aug '11, 7pm

Melissa Breyer is the Senior Editor for Healthy and Green Living. She is a writer and editor with a background in sustaina...

Interview with a One-Year Old (cute video!) | Care2 Healthy Living

Interview with a One-Year Old (cute video!) | C...

care2.com 13 Aug '11, 8am

Separate multiple e-mail addresses by a comma. You can send up to 100 recipients. personal message Interview+with+a+One-Ye...

Living In Financial Crisis | Care2 Healthy Living: It would be so easy for me to tell you that I have all of the...

Living In Financial Crisis | Care2 Healthy Livi...

care2.com 15 Aug '11, 7pm

Nobody notices the dirty dishes in the sink when the house is on fire. When we are dealing with a crisis, we focus on the ...

Maybe it's time to go ECO? : D > @ - via @EcoFa...

ecofashionworld.com 20 Aug '11, 7pm

Welcome to the Eco Fashion World guide! You can start your search by clicking on a letter to see the designer brand logo a...

7 Tips for a Healthy Green Picnic | Care2 Healthy Living: Picnics are a favorite way to spend a sunny summer day...

7 Tips for a Healthy Green Picnic | Care2 Healt...

care2.com 10 Aug '11, 3pm

Picnics are my favorite way to spend a sunny summer day with good friends or family, especially when it is spontaneous! It...

Can Humans Contract Cat Diseases? | Care2 Healthy Living: You're at greater risk of contracting an illness from

Can Humans Contract Cat Diseases? | Care2 Healt...

care2.com 13 Aug '11, 4pm

You’re at greater risk of contracting an illness from the person in the next cubicle than of getting a disease from a cat....

Boxer Dog at the Beach (video)

care2.com 13 Aug '11, 7pm

Melissa Breyer is the Senior Editor for Healthy and Green Living. She is a writer and editor with a background in sustaina...

INHOUSE FASHION

INHOUSE FASHION

cherryxfairy.onsugar.com 21 Aug '11, 4pm

i've just started modelling for a wholesale and garment manufacturer, INHOUSE FASHION and it always feels like window shop...

Air support: Join the fight for stronger air pollution safeguards

Air support: Join the fight for stronger air po...

grist.org 12 Aug '11, 5pm

Co-written by Sierra Club Conservation Director Sarah Hodgdon. Shortness of breath. Wheezing. Tightening of the chest. Cou...

Pandas on the slide (video) | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 20 Aug '11, 7pm

Melissa Breyer is the Senior Editor for Healthy and Green Living. She is a writer and editor with a background in sustaina...

Attitude is Everything (Inspiring Video) | Care2 Healthy Living

Attitude is Everything (Inspiring Video) | Care...

care2.com 19 Aug '11, 9pm

was born without arms or legs — but that hasn’t stopped him from achieving greatness. Watch this inspiring video for more ...

When You Meditate

When You Meditate

care2.com 15 Aug '11, 12pm

When you meditate, you shift your focus. Instead of paying attention to the surface of the mind, which teems with constant...