Tag Archives: sustainability

“Carbon fibre is a dark cloud hanging over the cycle industry and it is our responsibility to do something about it”

While cycling is a green mode of transport, bike production may be lagging behind on sustainability. Duncan McCann, IBD Manager for United Wheels, is on a drive to reshape the cycle industry’s relationship with carbon

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Cycling organisations launch industry-wide sustainable packaging commitment

Cycling Industries Europe (CIE) and the Confederation of the European Bicycle Industry (CONEBI) have launched an industry-wide commitment to reduce plastic packaging and eliminate unnecessary packaging from the supply chain. The pledge has been signed by just under 70 founding companies and others are invited to follow suit. “Cycling is …

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Trek outlines efforts to reduce its carbon footprint

Trek has outlined its efforts to become more sustainable and reduce its carbon footprint. “At Trek we’re just getting started, but we are committed to moving fast and taking real action to reduce our environmental impact,” said John Burke, president of Trek Bicycle. “We don’t have all the answers, but …

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Mondraker now shipping bikes in 100% recyclable packaging

Mondraker bikes will now be shipped in 100% recyclable packaging, the brand has announced. The brand says it has been making a concerted effort over the last few years to become more sustainable and environmentally aware. To take steps toward this goal and to further play its part, for the …

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Vello wins German Sustainability Award for Design 2022

Viennese folding bike manufacturer and mobility provider Vello has won the German Sustainability Award for Design 2022. Folding bikes are part of the sustainable mobility solutions for cities – in a few steps, a Vello bike can be folded and transported onto a train and stowed away. As an ultralight …

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HydraPak celebrates becoming Climate Neutral Certified with limited edition Recon Renovo bottle

HydraPak is Climate Neutral Certified for its entire business, including the Polar Bottle and Bottle Bright brands. A leader in performance hydration consumer products for the outdoor, cycling and running sectors, HydraPak said it is always working to serve its customers’ needs while impacting the planet less. In celebration of …

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