BSR Goes Green
What is recycling? “to process (something, such as liquid body waste, glass, or cans) in order to regain material for human use” (Merriam-Webster, 2021). What is upcycling? “to recycle in such a way that the resulting product is of a higher value than the original item” (Merriam-Webster, 2021). What is downcycling? “to recycle in such […]
Being a Kent State Fashion student has opened my eyes to many of the horrors surrounding the fashion industry. Fortunately, the Fashion program has also showed me how to combat these unsustainable practices and I would love to share them you.
When you google an image of “Nature,” what comes up? Probably a glamorous picture of a national park or a scenic image with a pristine sunset in the background. But we all know this is not what nature really looks like. Although the views may be beautiful, I have hardly ever gone hiking and discovered […]
Bone Char: Bone char has been defined as the “black substance containing char in the form of carbonized bone” (Definitions for Bone Char, n.d.). In the past, it has been used for an assortment of uses, more specifically for its use in the refining of sugar. Its first known utilization in this process has been […]