AP PHOTOS: Designers turn plastic trash into treasures

MILAN (AP) — Scientists and environmentalists have long warned about the dangers of plastic pollution, especially now that plastic trash of all types is choking the world's rivers and oceans. High-end...

Oprah Winfrey makes Stella McCartney scream at Paris show

PARIS (AP) — Words were almost inaudible amid the screams at the Paris Fashion Week show where Stella McCartney presented a collection that toyed with draping and upcycling. Such exu...

Grammys parade of out-there fashion kicks off in rain

NEW YORK (AP) — Sparkly, studded and strutting in designer suits, the Grammys parade of often out-there fashion kicked off in a downpour Sunday in Los Angeles. Kyle Tree of the EDM d...

Why Taiwan should make more of a fuss about its recycling success story

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) - Für Elise, or Bagatelle No. 25 in A minor to give it its full and proper title, is one of Ludwig van Beethoven’s most popular compositions. But it was very nearly ...

Taiwan's recycling 'success story' lauded by U.S. Smithsonian Institution

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s successful recycling industry is no secret to the international community, and the island’s story made it on to the website of the world’s large...

Taiwan’s Miniwiz nominated for UK design award for recycled plastic tiles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese circular economy design company Miniwiz (小智研發) is nominated for the U.K.’s Beazley Designs of the Year 2018 awards, for the company’s solar-powered r...

Corona e Parley for the Oceans lanciano la piattaforma di raccolta fondi creativa “Clean Waves” per combattere l’inquinamento da plastica nei mari

LONDRA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--mag 17, 2018--Oggi, Corona e Parley for the Oceans annunciano l’evoluzione della loro partnership: Clean Waves, una piattaforma di raccolta fondi creativa mirata a espandere l...

Corona und Parley for the Oceans starten die kreative Fundraising-Plattform „Clean Waves“ zur Bekämpfung der Meeresverschmutzung durch Plastik

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mai 17, 2018--Heute gaben Corona und Parley for the Oceans die Weiterentwicklung ihrer Partnerschaft bekannt: Clean Waves, eine kreative Fundraising-Plattform, die den Einsatz...

Corona and Parley for the Oceans Launch Creative Fundraising Platform “Clean Waves” to Fight Marine Plastic Pollution

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2018--Today, Corona and Parley for the Oceans announce the evolution of their partnership: Clean Waves, a creative fundraising platform aimed at boosting the use of ec...

Pennsylvania woman makes dress from Starburst candy wrappers

ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman has made a dress from more than 10,000 Starburst candy wrappers given to her by her high school sweetheart-turned-husband. Emily Seilha...