An incredible 80% of the world’s fish stocks are now over-exploited or fished right up to their limit. Once considered inexhaustible, our oceans are now in a state of global crisis, and they need our help. As consumers we can and do make a difference through the choices we make. In response to growing public concern about overfishing and its impact on our oceans and their wildlife the Australian Marine Conservation Society Inc has created Australia’s Sustainable Seafood Guide. It is designed to help you, as a consumer, make informed choices about the seafood you buy.
So what happens when you create a backpack from the outset to return to the makers to be repaired, recycled or disassembled and fed back into the system? Cofounder of Rapanui Mart Drake-Knight evolved thier innovative business model to look not just at materials and energy, but at the whole supply chain.