Tag Archive | Earth Day

Fair Trade Rethinks Earth’s Baggage

Another in a series about fair trade and the environment in celebration of Earth Day. Did you know that: • About 1 million plastic bags are used every minute. • A single plastic bag can take up to 1,000 years to degrade. • More than 3.5 million tons of plastic bags, sacks and wraps were discarded […]

Why is a Fair Trade Retailer Writing About Earth Day?

First published in 2014, it’s a quick and easy intro to how and why Earth Day began and its relevance to fair trade.