COVID-19 and Consumer Purchasing Behavior: How has the pandemic changed the way we shop?
Two years have passed since COVID-19 became a pandemic that proceeded to change our lives, routines, habits, and behaviors forever. As this virus spread all across the globe, affecting every...Read more
Are Environmentally-Friendly Cryptocurrencies and NFTs Achievable?
With all the talk and rage about cryptocurrency, NFTs, and the metaverse, what does it all mean for us? How does it impact our environment? Is it sustainable in the...Read more
KOUP X TAELOR | How you can save time, money & the environment while experimenting with style and fashion
The fast fashion industry encourages consumers to view and treat clothing as disposable – on average, one garment is worn only 7 times before they are discarded as trash. New...Read more
KOUP X Taiwan National Cleanup Day #TNCU2021
There are 5.25 trillion pieces of plastic debris in the ocean. Of that mass, 269,000 tons float on the surface, while some four billion plastic microfibers per square kilometer litter...Read more
How can we tackle the issue with textile waste by repurposing and recycling used fabrics?
The Growing Issue... The issue with textile waste can be traced back to a multitude of reasons building on top of one another, and without proper solutions to minimize and...Read more
What is moisture-wicking fabric technology and how does it work?
What is “moisture-wicking”? Moisture-wicking refers to the process by which moisture is drawn away from the skin to the outer surface of the fabric and into the air. Fabrics with...Read more
How has our consumer behavior fueled the throwaway culture of fast fashion?
In many ways, aspects, and areas, we have created a throw-away society fueled and influenced by consumerism. This culture of overconsumption encourages us to view and treat items – as...Read more
What is anti-odor technology & how does it work?
Nowadays we see all kinds of clothes – t-shirts, base layers, undergarments, socks, etc. – being marketed as anti-odor or odor-control. What does it mean for garments to be anti-odor?...Read more
7 Tips on eco-friendly shopping and becoming a conscious consumer
Our planet’s natural resources are becoming more and more scarce while what we have already taken is ending up as waste and pollution rather than getting regenerated. Fabric and textile...Read more
How can a circular economy tackle the growing issue with plastic waste?
We are living in a world filled with plastic from land to sea, up in the mountains and in arctic sea ice. Every year, over 280 million tons of plastic...Read more
How doing less laundry can benefit you *and* the planet
Every year, each person on the planet discards nearly 10kg of textiles, and much of it is due to clothing getting worn out too soon. And why are our clothes...Read more