CHANEL commits itself for the climate

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CHANEL is committed to complying with the targets of the Paris Agreements signed in 2015, by taking four engagements. The maison will also support other companies to take similar commitments, to  tackle climate change.

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Adidas is committed to using only recycled polyester from 2024 onwards

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In 2020, Adidas uses more than 50% recycled polyester in its products and aims to produce 15 to 20 million pairs of shoes with plastic waste collected from beaches and coastal regions. From 2024 onwards, the brand is committed to reaching 100%.

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Prada partners with Unesco to launch an ocean sustainability education programme

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Prada, in partnership with UNESCO's IOC(*) launches a four-month course of study to raise awareness among younger generations about the preservation of the oceans. The course will be delivered to students of secondary schools around the world over a period of four months, from February to May 2020.

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The hotel Martinez is awarded the Green Globe Platinum status

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The Green Globe status is awarded to tourism establishments that have integrated sustainability into their daily policy and management. Platinum Member status is awarded to members that are certified for ten consecutive years and is the highest level designation.

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Fully natural bamboo charcoal to filter water

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Weetulip sells traditionally made bamboo charcoal, to filter ordinary tap water in a 100% natural way. Completely biodegradable, the piece of charcoal can be composted at the end of its life cycle.

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Kering is named for its leading effort against climate change

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For the third consecutive year, Kering is achieving a place on CDP's(*) prestigious "A List" for climate change: this organisation based in the United Kingdom supports companies and cities to disclose the environmental impact of major corporations.

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Conversation with Anthony Bechu, forward-thinking and committed architect

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Founded in 1920, the architecture agency Anthony Bechu is today runned by the grandchildren of the founder, and his two daugters, Clémence and Aliénor. Since the 1950s, the agency's achievements already included bioclimatic principles and nature. It is today biomimicry(*) which inspires its projects, as much as possible. Conversation with Anthony Bechu.

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