London

15Hatfields

Description

15Hatfields is a state-of-the-art venue with a strong emphasis on environmental and sustainable practices. The venue’s versatile spaces hosts up to 550 delegates and are ideal for conferencing, though to parties, product launches and small meetings. Expect eco-friendly touches across the board, from Fairtrade cookies served in recycled glass jars to wooden easels instead of flip charts. HD video conferencing and webcasting facilities can be used for interactive meetings and presentations.

Location

Chadwick Court,
London SE1 8DJ
United Kingdom

Rowan Arts

Description

Rowan Arts is an arts charity and was established in 2003. Our aim at Rowan arts is to use culture to create more connected communities at the level of the neighbourhood, borough and city.

Our values are to unlock potential and foster talent, to evoke fun and enjoyment, to address inequality, commitment to excellence, and explore new ideas and practices.

We follow through on our values by:

  • Producing high quality events and projects
  • Engaging volunteers whom we train and support
  • Enabling people to capture and share their history
Read more »

Location

City and Islington College, Centre for Business, Arts and Technology,
444 Camden Road,
London N7 0SP
United Kingdom

SmallWorld Urbanism

Description

Vision: To see a world where the streets are green and abundant with food, where people can gather and play, learn new skills and work with their hands. To re-use waste materials and find local solutions with local people that are practical and help implement them.

Aim: Our aim is to contribute to re-colonisation of the built environment with our collaborative imagination so freeing up nature, food, play, spaces and colour from their tarmac, concrete and corporate captors. Read more »

Location

6 Somerleyton Road, Brixton,
London SW9 8ND
United Kingdom

Brompton Bike Hire

Description

Brompton Bike Hire is a unique cycle hire scheme that offers its members 24/7 access to Brompton folding bicycles. Individuals must register online at bromptonbikehire.co.uk to become a Member, before hiring a bike by text message from any of our public docks. Bikes are available for both long and short-term hire with a range of tariffs to suit all needs. Bikes can be hired from as little as £2.50 per day.

Location

Kew Bridge DC,
Lionel Road South,
Brentford TW8 9QR
United Kingdom

The Eco Experts

Description

The Eco Experts is a renewable energy comparison website. We've been involved in over 25% of domestic solar panel installations. We blog about environmental issues.

Location

Ryland House,
24a Ryland Road,
London NW5 3EH
United Kingdom

Islington Sustainable Energy Partnership

Description

The Islington Sustainable Energy Partnership (ISEP) is a not-for-profit membership organisation helping Islington organisations reduce energy costs, cut carbon emissions and become sustainability leaders in their local community.

Location

1 Cottage Road,
London N7 8TP
United Kingdom

The Passivhaus Trust

Description

The Passivhaus Trust is an independent, non-profit organisation that provides leadership in the UK for the adoption of the Passivhaus standard and methodology. Passivhaus is a leading international low energy, design standard. Over 37,000 buildings have been designed, built and tested to this standard worldwide .The Trust aims to promote the principles of Passivhaus as a highly effective way of reducing energy use and carbon emissions from buildings in the UK, as well as providing high standards of comfort and building health.

Location

The Foundry, 5 Baldwin Terrace,
London N1 7RU
United Kingdom

Total Wardrobe Care

Description

Total Wardrobe Care specialises in organising your wardrobe and keeping it moth free. We have a huge range of natural anti-moth products that smell divine and keep pesky moths at bay, and a wide range of wardrobe storage solutions. In addition, we offer premium wardrobe storage and virtual wardrobe software. Read more »

Contact

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7228 3259
Email: info@totalwardrobecare.co.uk
Web: www.totalwardrobecare.co.uk

Key Words

Anti-moth,storage,clothing,protection,collation

TED Project

Description

Over the last ten years TED has been developing a set of practice-based sustainable design strategies that assist designers in creating textiles that have a reduced impact on the environment.

All of the research is based on the estimation that decisions made in design are responsible for eighty to ninety percent of a product's environmental and economic costs (Graedel et al. 1995). This places a clear responsibility in the lap of the designer and is the driver for the development of the sustainable textile design strategies. Read more »

Key Words

textile,research,development,strategy,design,materials,technology,biomimicry

Fashion Revolution

Description

On 24 April 2013, 1133 people were killed and over 2500 were injured when the Rana Plaza factory complex collapsed in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Social and environmental catastrophes in our fashion supply chains continue.

Fashion Revolution Day says enough is enough.

In 60 countries around the world, tens of thousands of people participated in the first Fashion Revolution Day on 24 April 2014, turning an item of clothing #insideout and asking the question: Who Made Your Clothes? Read more »

Fashion,ethical,design,consumer,power,catalyst,change,revolution,clothing,Bangladesh,Rana Plaza

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