Textile Fiber Guide: Revealing the climate impact of your clothes

What are you wearing today? And no, we don’t mean jeans and a shirt. What fibers are you wearing? It may sound like a strange question, but all cloth materials are made up of fibers. They can be natural or man-made, so-called synthetic fibers. And as you might have guessed, the synthetic ones can be real climate-crooks. But what might surprise you is …

The Anthropocene – a new epoch?

You’ve probably heard about humans altering the planet. But to what extent? Enough to justify a new geological epoch? This is a hotly debated topic within the scientific community, so read on if you’d like to form an opinion. Geological epoch A geological epoch is a segment of time in …

The IPCC report – Key findings

Recently, a lot of attention has been brought to the latest climate change report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). You may think that you need to be a scientist to be able to understand it or that you are not concerned about whatever it says. You also …

Be part of a World Record in Climate Action!

Deedster has joined global partners in the attempt to set a Guinness World Record in the most people pledging climate action in one month! This means that all deeds done in the Deedster app between 18 June – 17 July will come to count to breaking the record.  About the …

What is Race to Zero?

Our beloved planet is getting warmer and CO2 emissions urgently need to be decreased. It’s a race against time but also a race with ourselves, as we need to act now to reduce our carbon emissions. This is the Race to Zero, which we can win together. What is Race …

Why Sustainable Development Goals Should be Part of Business Plans

In 2015, the United Nations (UN) led a process that resulted in the adoption of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The idea behind the initiative is to tackle climate change, end poverty, and fight inequality before the end of 2030. Additionally, the SDGs cover broad challenges including economic inclusion, …

Yes! Engage your employees in a more sustainable living

In this post, we explain why you should engage your employees in a more sustainable lifestyle and share three different ways you can get started. Why should a company engage in the lifestyle of their employees? Seems a strange thing to do? Well yes, talking about a more sustainable living …