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Eight months on, is the world's most drastic plastic bag ban working?

Eight months on, is the world's most drastic plastic bag ban working?
Waterways are clearer, the food chain is less contaminated with plastic – and there are fewer “flying toilets”. Find out more from this article of The Guardian!

Brussels has an ingenious solution to wasteful takeout containers

Brussels has an ingenious solution to wasteful takeout containers
The article of TreeHugger reports another great solution to the plastic problem: Brussels tackles waste with reusable tiffin containers!

Washing Up with a Squash?

Washing Up with a Squash?
An all-natural sponge? No we are not talking about the sea creature! At first glance you’d think it’s just a piece of squash, yet it is so much more!

City of Freiburg Has a Brilliant Alternative to Disposable Coffee Cups

City of Freiburg Has a Brilliant Alternative to Disposable Coffee Cups
Customers pay €1 for a reusable cup that can be returned to any participating business in the city center.

We Dare You to Eat Your Plate!

We Dare You to Eat Your Plate!
A new 100% natural, edible alternative of plastic plates could help ditch the plastic waste of large events. Find out more from our article!

E.U. Looks to Stop the Flow of Plastic Trash into Our Seas

E.U. Looks to Stop the Flow of Plastic Trash into Our Seas
Find out what can be done against plastic pollution in our seas from this article of News Deeply!

Everything you need to know about palm oil!

Everything you need to know about palm oil!
Palm oil production causes many problems and if you don't pay attention, this oil will show up in your cupboard and bathroom. Read our article to find out more about the issue and what you can do to against the destruction!

It’s official! EU considers BPA an endocrine disruptor!

It’s official! EU considers BPA an endocrine disruptor!
This is a huge deal for our environment and human health too, as it is necessary for the strict EU level regulation of endocrine disruptors in the future.

New design, new features!

New design, new features!
We've reached a major milestone in the history of Ecoizm.com! Our new website comes with several innovative features, that will help you choose the best options, and maintain a green lifestyle.

Disposable Water Bottle? Not Cool!

Disposable Water Bottle? Not Cool!
Even in areas where tap water is safe to drink, demand for bottled water is increasing - producing unnecessary garbage and consuming vast quantities of energy. Stop this insanity and choose reusable!

These Facts Will Motivate You to Reduce, Reuse & Recycle!

These Facts Will Motivate You to Reduce, Reuse & Recycle!
Everyone knows that we should create less waste, and recycle the rest, but sometimes we lose our motivation. Here are some awesome facts that will keep you going!

Waste-free periods are possible, here’s how!

Waste-free periods are possible, here’s how!
Ditch wasteful, potentially toxic and irritating tampons and pads! We have the solutions for you if you want a garbage-free period!

Keep Bugs Away with These All-Natural DIY Ideas!

Keep Bugs Away with These All-Natural DIY Ideas!
Want to prevent insect bites without any harmful chemicals? Read our tips!

Simple DIY Skin Care with Zeolite Powder

Simple DIY Skin Care with Zeolite Powder
Zeolite is an exceptional mineral that can do wonders to your skin and has other benefits too. These all-natural skin care recipes will be great additions to your beauty routine!

6 All-Natural DIY Emulsion Creams

6 All-Natural DIY Emulsion Creams
Do you want to make your own PEG-free, plant based creams, lotions and other skin care products? We got you covered! See 6 examples for home made emulsion creams!

Everything You Need to Know About Emulsions

Everything You Need to Know About Emulsions
If you are tired of toxic ingredients in beauty products, and have learned the basics of DIY skin care, you can take it a step further! Emulsions are little bit more complicated to make, but they worth the effort!

The Green Gardener’s Guide

The Green Gardener’s Guide
People usually associate gardens with sustainability but actually not every way of gardening is eco-friendly! What should you consider to have a beautiful, diverse backyard? Read further and find out!

10 All-Natural Cleaning Recipes

10 All-Natural Cleaning Recipes
Cleaning naturally is easy, cheap, and way better for your health! Just try these recipes, and see for yourself!
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Doing Laundry the Green Way

Doing Laundry the Green Way
Cut back on harmful chemicals, and use cheap, eco-friendly ingredients for washing your clothes! These all-natural detergents are great if you have sensitive skin, and if you want to take the next step towards sustainability.

Raising Green Kids

Raising Green Kids
The toys we choose to put in the hands of our children send a message about how we think about parenting and life in general. There is a lot of plastic junk out there marketed to your kids, but what can you do if you wish a greener future for them?

Composting 101

Composting 101
Reduce trash and boost the nutrients in your soil at the same time! Composting is easy, and it saves a lot of greenhouse gas emissions. Learn how to do it properly!

Cloth Diapering Guide

Cloth Diapering Guide
Washable diapers are a great way to reduce waste: an average child uses 4-6000 diapers until being potty trained, which equals to approximately 1 tons of non-degradable material on the landfills. But the many kinds of cloth diapers seem confusing for beginners. So we created this guide to make your decision easier!