YOOXYGEN is YOOX Group’s permanent eco-friendly project, which aims to raise environmental awareness among its users by partnering with international structures, designers and talented artists. At the heart of the YOOXYGEN initiative is “Eco-commerce”, a dedicated space on yoox.com promoting an environmentally sustainable lifestyle through a selection of eco-friendly fashion, design, jewelry, books and music, as well as special features and exclusive video content. In addition, as part of a continuous path to environmental sustainability, yoox.com delivery all over the world uses new ad-hoc packaging called “ecobox”, internationally RESY, FSC, PEFC and SFI-certified.
The Ethical Fashion Forum (EFF) is the industry body for sustainable fashion, representing over 6000 members in more than 100 countries. The Ethical Fashion Forum aims to develop a collaborative movement which will transform social and environmental standards in the fashion industry within a decade. The mission of the Ethical Fashion Forum is to support and promote sustainable practices, facilitate collaboration, raise awareness and provide the tools and resources needed to reduce poverty, reduce environmental damage and raise standards in the fashion industry.
Carbonfund.org is non profit organization that exists to reduce the threat of climate change and pass on a cleaner environment to the next generation. Carbonfund.org supports carbon offset projects around the world which are designed to effect positive change, as well as increase awareness about the causes and solutions to global warming. Carbonfund.org also works with its partners, which includes individuals and businesses, to help them reduce what they can and offset what they can’t. Master & Muse by Amber Valletta has partnered with Carbonfund.org. All shipping emissions of Master & Muse products through YOOX.com are being offset through Carbonfund.org.
Launched in 2013 by the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute, Fashion Positive was developed to support the fashion industry in an effort towards addressing key challenges: toxicity, waste, energy, water and social fairness. The Fashion Positive Initiative uses design methodology and the Cradle to Cradle certification standard developed by Michael Braungart and William McDonough to transform the way fashion and textiles are designed, produced and made. Fashion Positive brands and supply chain partners can develop truly innovative products and materials that leave positive marks on our world.
Every Mother Counts is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother. Every Mother Counts informs, engages, and mobilizes new audiences to take actions and raise funds that support maternal health programs around the world. The organization was founded by global maternal health advocate Christy Turlington Burns in 2010. For more information, go to everymothercounts.org.