Tag Archives: impact

Fast-fashion chain Primark vows to improve environmental impact

With environmental campaigners singling out the fashion industry for its heavy use of water and chemicals, major brands are coming under pressure to adapt supply chains and address a culture that has led to millions of items ending up in landfill. Primark, which sells more than a billion items a year including jumpers and jeans… Read More »

COVID-19’s impact on NSW: the numbers

GREATER SYDNEY’S COVID-19 OUTBREAK: * New locally acquired cases: 390 (up 45 on prior 24-hour period) * Infectious while in the community (partly or fully): At least 101 (+10) * In hotel quarantine: One (-1) * Total for outbreak (since June 16): 6874 * Total in NSW for entire pandemic: 12,440 * In hospital: 391… Read More »

‘Injecting doubt’: How hard-core COVID vaccine deniers could impact the ‘moveable middle’

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health Canada ‘The problem of misinformation has been incredibly acute with the pandemic, but it’s not going away. The spread of misinformation is one of the great challenges of our time’ Author of the article: Sharon Kirkey Publishing date: May 27, 2021  •  2 hours ago  •  5 minute read  •  79… Read More »