Media Releases – Canopy

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Luxury Giant LVMH Joins Canopy’s Pack4Good and CanopyStyle Initiatives

LVMH partners with Canopy to further strengthen its commitment to forest conservation FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Paris, Vancouver, June 4, 2021 — LVMH is celebrating European Green Week by announcing its partnership with award-winning environmental not-for-profit Canopy. Canopy has a 20-year track record of harnessing the purchasing influence of large brands to advance environmental protection and … Continued

BOOTS, BEVERAGES, and BEAUTY:

Initiative to Save Forests from Paper Packaging Grows to 156 Brands   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Global: June 2, 2021 – Today, the movement to save the world’s Ancient and Endangered Forests from ending up as take-out containers, shoe boxes, or other paper packaging just got kicked up a notch. Twenty-nine new brands ranging from footwear, … Continued

Brand Quotes June 2, 2021 Pack4Good Announcement

Avocado Green Mattress “At Avocado Green Brands, we know that protecting ancient forests is critical to addressing the climate crisis. We’re proud to work with Canopy to ensure our materials always come from sustainable sources and never from the endangered forests that are so essential to our health — and the planet’s.”   Crown van … Continued

China Textile Academy Green Fibre Co., Ltd completes and publishes its first CanopyStyle Audit

  中纺院绿色纤维股份公司完成并发布首次CanopyStyle审核 Xinxiang, Henan Province, China, Vancouver, BC, Canada, May 31, 2021: Today, environmental not-for-profit Canopy, third-party auditor Preferred by Nature (formerly NEPCon), and China Textile Academy (CTA) released its first CanopyStyle audit report. 中国河南省新乡市,加拿大温哥华,2021年5月31日:今天,非营利性环保组织Canopy、第三方审核机构Preferred by Nature(前身是NEPCon)和中国纺织科学研究院(CTA)共同发布中纺院的首次CanopyStyle审核报告。 The audit found that while the majority of China Textile Academy’s pulp suppliers are low risk of sourcing … Continued

Century Rayon completes and publishes its first CanopyStyle Audit

Mumbai, New York, Vancouver, FEBRUARY 23, 2021: Today, environmental not-for-profit Canopy, third-party auditor Preferred by Nature (formerly NEPCon), and Century Rayon released the India headquartered viscose filament yarn (VFY) producer’s first CanopyStyle audit report. The audit found that while the majority of Century Rayon’s suppliers are low risk of sourcing from priority Ancient and Endangered … Continued

188 Environmental Groups Call for an end to Single Use Products, as the United Nations Environment Assembly gets set to discuss sustainability

Make “throwaway go away” if you care about the planet, groups say   For Immediate Release: February 17, 2021 – As government representatives from 193 countries prepare to discuss “Strengthening Actions for Nature”[1], 188 environmental groups from around the world are calling on them to change the systems that support production of polluting single-use products. … Continued

Mohamed Adow, Nicole Rycroft receive US$3 million Climate Breakthrough Award

February 3, 2021, San Francisco, USA — Mohamed Adow, Director of Power Shift Africa in Nairobi, Kenya, and Nicole Rycroft, Executive Director of Canopy in Vancouver, Canada, are the newest recipients of the Climate Breakthrough Award. The award is given to extraordinary strategists to afford them the time, space, and resources to develop and implement bold … Continued

Governments announce Significant new protected areas in the Cree homeland of Eeyou Itschee

Parts of the Broadback-Mishigamish Forest are carved out of the protection agreement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: New York, Montreal, December 17, 2020:  Conservation organizations Canopy and Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) welcome today’s joint announcement by the Québec and Cree Nation Governments that brings protection within the Eeyou Itschee to 24% of their territories. This is a … Continued

Just ahead of Black Friday, 22 Brands Sign On to Pack4Good

Brands take action on packaging as Black Friday looms Three billion trees cut down every year for paper packaging FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 24, 2020, Vancouver – Three days before Black Friday – the globe’s second largest shopping day – 22 brands including beauty brands Lush Cosmetics (North America), Beauty Kitchen and LOLI, fashion brands Stitch … Continued

2020 Hot Button Media Release – Mandarin translation

Global Viscose Supply Surpasses Critical Half Way Mark Towards Ancient Forest Free Fashion: 时尚界淘汰来自原始濒危森林的粘胶纤维 – 行程过半 52% of viscose supply now ‘green shirt’ in Hot Button Ranking 52%全球粘胶产能获得“绿色衬衫”纽扣排名   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Vancouver, October 29, 2020: Today, fifty-two percent of the global viscose supply has been deemed ‘green shirts’ in the 2020 Hot Button Report … Continued

2020 Hot Button Ranking and Report is here!

Global Viscose Supply Surpasses Critical Half Way Mark Towards Ancient Forest Free Fashion: 52% of viscose supply now ‘green shirt’ in Hot Button Ranking   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Vancouver, October 29, 2020: Today, fifty-two percent of the global viscose supply has been deemed ‘green shirts’ in the 2020 Hot Button Report and Ranking by environmental … Continued

Aditya Birla Group’s new CanopyStyle Audit reconfirms low risk of sourcing from Ancient and Endangered Forests and movement on Next Generation Solutions and conservation

Mumbai, New York, Vancouver, OCTOBER 14, 2020: Today, environmental not-for-profit Canopy, third-party auditor Preferred by Nature (formerly NEPCon), and Aditya Birla Group released the India-head quartered viscose producer’s results of their second CanopyStyle Audit. Birla has, once again, confirmed the industry leading rank of low risk of sourcing pulp from Ancient and Endangered Forests or … Continued

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