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Ethical Fashion: How Green Are Your Costumes?23-12-15

It is estimated that more than 1 million tons of textiles are thrown away every year in Asia. At least 50% of the textiles we throw away are recyclable. However, the textile wastes reused or recycled annually in Hong Kong is only a pitiful 20%. Why is this number so low? There are fabric recycling bins all over town!

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Reduce Your Waste: Charities That Will Accept Used Costumes/Props/Set Pieces22-12-15

Working in theatre can be a very wasteful business. We have to make new sets, costumes, props for every production and storage space in HK can be pricey. It's always heartbreaking to see large amounts of reusable items thrown in a bin after you finish a show. You might be wondering how you can reduce your carbon footprint and recycle your used props/costumes and set pieces. Here's a list of charities in Hong Kong that accept gently used items.

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Conscious Art Consumption29-1-15

Part of Meaghan's Notes from her TedX Wanchai talk last night:

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Going Green in the Theatre Industry7-2-14

We see a lot of things going green these days: food, cars, banks, the White House... Here are some simple tips on helping make your carbon footprint smaller during your next theatre venture. Every little bit helps! And a bonus is that often times these things are green and they save you money on your budget!

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