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Canopy Joins United Nations Fashion Charter on Climate Change

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The world’s ancient and endangered forests are being logged at an alarming rate, putting species, communities and our climate at risk.

Canopy works with the forest industry’s biggest customers and their suppliers to develop business solutions that protect these endangered forests.

VIVUS

To celebrate Earth Day and announce their CanopyStyle commitment, iconic British fashion house Vivienne Westwood released this video by Aidan Zamiri and poet Kai-Isiah Jamal.

The CanopyStyle initiative : eliminating Ancient and Endangered Forests from our clothes.

Each year, 150 million trees are logged to make viscose/rayon that goes into our clothing. We are partnering with fashion brands, designers and their viscose suppliers to keep the world's ancient and endangered forests out of our closets.

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Read about how Canopy is working directly with companies that use forest products and with technology, process and design innovators to draw “next-gen” solutions out of the far corners of the market and into the mainstream.

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Great news for an iconic forest with a history!

A Letter from our Executive Director on Canopy and the Clayoquot Sound   Dear Friends, There is a place on the edge of the world – well, of the North American continent anyway – that inspired a generation of forest activists. It is Clayoquot Sound on the wild west coast of Vancouver Island in British … Continued

Vogue : What are you wearing right now? If it’s rayon or viscose, chances are it comes from the Amazon

This article was published in Vogue Australia and Vogue India. By Sam Rogers. Do you know what your clothes are made from? If the label says ‘rayon’ or ‘viscose’ then it’s likely that you’re wearing the rainforest, possibly from Canada, Indonesia or the Amazon, which continues to be ravaged by the estimated 2,500 active fires spreading throughout Brazil, … Continued

Canopy Joins United Nations Fashion Charter on Climate Change to Secure Next Generation Solutions and Forest Protection

It’s a busy time as Climate Week activities swing into high gear, not coincidentally, at the same time that the United Nations General Assembly is getting underway in New York. These parallel events are focal points for many of us interested in and committed to advancing positive change in the world. The topics on the … Continued

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