The shADe anti-greenwashing plugin blocks unsustainable brands

After H&M launched its ‘conscious collection’ of ‘sustainable’ clothing – which was later referred to as greenwashing – students at Imperial College London and the Royal College of Art had an idea: what if when you shop for clothes online, all unsustainable businesses were automatically blocked? They created a web …

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A story of the Pont family in Boca Grande

BY KAREN GRACE AND THE HISTORIC CENTER OF BOCA GRANDE – The start of the du Pont family in Boca Grande took place in 1916 or 1917 when Louise (du Pont) and Frank Crowninshield rented the cottage from Frank’s brother (Benjamin) on the gulf. In the years that followed, Louise …

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OBITUARY: Michael Calahan | Boca beacon

Michael (“Mike”) A. Calahan, formerly of Boca Grande, passed away suddenly at his home in Fort Lauderdale on April 17, 2021. Mike and his wife, Midge, built a house in Boca Bay in the mid-1990s and resided there seasonally for almost 20 years, sharing residences between Holland, Michigan, Lexington, Kentucky, …

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