Weekly Wrap | Sriracha, Mars, Kim Kardashian, and Fluffy Crabs
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Friday, June 24, 2022: This week in the sustainability news cycle…

We’re talking about foot shortages hitting us where it hurts, Mars is already getting trashed. Kim Kardashian’s marketing misstep, and a curious-looking crab stepping into the spotlight

Get the full rundown:

In yet another fkn thing, climate change might be causing a global sriracha hot sauce shortage (via Pedestrian.TV)

We’ve managed to litetter Mars, as well, NASA’s perseverance Rover shows (via ZME Science)

SKKIN snub: Kim Kardashian slammed for ‘wasteful’ SKKN line with ‘unsustainable’ plastic products as brand claims to be eco-friendly (via The U.S. Sun)

SKKN’s ‘refillable’ Instagram post

‘Fluffy’ crab that wears a sponge as a hat discovered in Western Australia (via The Guardian)


We’re also following…

La Liña officially over, but Bureau of Meteorology says it might be back in spring (via ABC News)

ALDI’s sustainable Special Buys


 

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Hosts and producers: Ash Webb and Kristen Amiet

Executive producer: Andrew ‘Bag’ Sidwell

Producer: Luke Spano

Editing and sound mixing: Alex Smith of Make Noise

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