Style at a Cost: The Toll of Overproduction in the Fashion Industry

Over the past six years I have seen the growth, passion, and commitment from the business world to ‘do the right thing’, and take responsibility for their impact on the…

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Conscious Gifting: A Sustainable Christmas Gift Guide

Somehow it’s already that time of year again - there’s Santa-themed chocolate in the supermarkets, retail stores are blasting Christmas carols, and advertisements are popping up everywhere to encourage us…

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Proposed changes to the directors’ duties – a (small) reason to celebrate.

On 23 September a Member’s Bill was drawn out of the member’s bill ballot, proposing to amend the director’s duties section of the Companies Act 1993. The proposed changes will clarify that a company director of a company may take into account other (often longer-term) environmental, social and governance considerations when acting “in the best interests of the company”.

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