The U.N. and Oceanic Global held its first virtual event, bringing together industry and celebrity voices and some 3,000 registrants.
While Adidas is strengthening its commitment to recycled plastic across its entire product lines, it’s also bumping up production.
Limited-edition capsules available for 30-day pre-order window strive to stem overproduction and eliminate waste.
The award recognizes companies working with new materials or manufacturing techniques that help raise awareness of environmental issues.
“The earth is pretty f–ed,” Parley for the Oceans founder Cyrill Gutsch said.
The venture will include a credit card manufactured from recovered plastic and a reduction in single-use plastic.
Parley’s recycled material is spun into yarn from plastic ocean waste collected from beaches and coastal communities.
The brand has expanded how it’s using thread made from plastic bottles to now build out a full collection for spring 2018.