Environment

  • GP Batteries Rechargeable Battery Packaging Now 100% Plastic Free

    By SGB outdoor on 18/02/2020
    An even better reason to switch to GP’s eco-friendly rechargeable range!   World-leading battery manufacturer and the world’s largest rechargeable battery brand GP Batteries (UK) Ltd, has switched its ReCykorechargeable battery range to 100% plastic-free packaging, allowing consumers to lead an even more sustainable lifestyle. Effective from January 1st this year all GP’s rechargeable ReCyko batteries will be packaged in […]
  • MAMMUT LAYS FOUNDATIONS ON THE WAY TO NET ZERO

    By SGB outdoor on 24/01/2020
    The Swiss company evaluates its CO2 footprint and communicates transparent results. The greenhouse gas reduction targets are one of the central pillars of Mammut’s “WE CARE” sustainability strategy. The outdoor brand is a signatory of the UN Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action and is thus committed to a 30% reduction in greenhouse gases by 2030 compared to the 2018 reference value (Netto 0 […]
  • GET ROOTED WITH OBOZ, SMALLWOODS & S.R CUNNINGHAMS – LAKE DISTRICT RECAP

    By SGB outdoor on 13/12/2019
    Saturday the 23rd of November marked the start of #NationalTreeWeek and also our first #getrooted tree planting event here in the UK! We joined our project partners, Small Woods Association, S.R Cunninghams and a keen and hardy herd of volunteers to plant trees in the grounds of Skiddaw House in Cumbria; the highest hostel in Britain and completely off-grid. The […]
  • TEXON JOINS SUSTAINABLE APPAREL COALITION

    By SGB outdoor on 22/11/2019
    Texon, a leading developer of eco-friendly material solutions, which are widely used in the construction of shoes, clothing, luggage, handbags, and other everyday items, has joined the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) – the leading alliance for sustainable production in the apparel, footwear and textile industry.  As a member of SAC, Texon joins more than 240 global brands, retailers, and manufacturers as […]
  • SALOMON DETAILS SUSTAINABILITY OBJECTIVES IN PLAY MINDED PROGRAM

    By SGB outdoor on 15/11/2019
     UNVEILS CONCEPT FOR RUNNING SHOE THAT CAN BE RECYCLED INTO A SKI BOOT  BY 2030, SALOMON PLEDGES TO REDUCE ITS CARBON EMISSIONS BY 30%   Salomon Sports, the global leader in trail running and winter sports equipment, is proud to announce details of its new Play Minded Program, which addresses the outdoor company’s immediate and long-term commitment to operate its business […]
  • PrimaLoft, Inc. Announces Partnership with Parley for the Oceans

    By SGB outdoor on 25/10/2019
    Advanced material technology experts will turn marine plastic waste into high-performance insulation materials PrimaLoft Inc. and environmental organisation Parley for the Oceans announces a strategic partnership that will take plastic intercepted from remote islands, beaches and coastal communities and use it to manufacture high-performance insulation products. PrimaLoft, the experts in advanced material technology, will be the first insulation provider in […]