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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!

4+1 Greener Alternatives of Balloon Releases

4+1 Greener Alternatives of Balloon Releases
More and more animals are injured because of balloon releases. We challange you to try a greener tradition!

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!

28+5 Zero Waste Christmas Gift Ideas

28+5 Zero Waste Christmas Gift Ideas
Surprise your loved ones with gifts that help tackling the waste problem! Your eco warrior mates will surely love them, and these beautiful, stylish products will make it effortless to become a zero waste advocate for those who are not already familiar!

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.

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!

Are You Wasting Resources When Washing Recyclables?

Are You Wasting Resources When Washing Recyclables?
Many people fear that if they wash the recyclables they waste precious water. If you’ve been concerned about this too, keep on reading!

12+ Products that Help You Cut Waste

12+ Products that Help You Cut Waste
The zero waste movement is getting more and more popular, which is great news for the environment and us in it! Want to join in? Read our tips!

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?

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!

Toxic Beauty Ingredients to Avoid

Toxic Beauty Ingredients to Avoid
Once you know the ugly truth behind the ingredients of beauty products, you will put back most of them on the shelves right after reading the ingredient list. Let’s see what you should avoid by all means!