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Zerowaste grocery shopping flashmob in 18 Hungarian cities

Zerowaste grocery shopping flashmob in 18 Hungarian cities
Will you join?

Why we need to talk about reusable menstrual products

Why we need to talk about reusable menstrual products
The period taboo has gone on long enough. Now it's time we taught young girls about the safer, reusable options that exist for them.

6 easy steps for a bird-friendly garden or balcony

6 easy steps for a bird-friendly garden or balcony
What can you do to protects birds?

The #trashtag challenge: why the big litter cleanup is an online trend we can all get behind

The #trashtag challenge: why the big litter cleanup is an online trend we can all get behind
From throwing buckets of ice to jumping out of moving cars, internet challenges can be silly or reckless. But the latest one is finally worthwhile. Read more in this article!

1000 hours outside challange

1000 hours outside challange
According to studies, most children in Europe tend to spend less time outside than prison inmates, who are guaranteed 2 hours outside daily. A new American challenge is encouraging parents to have their kids spend outside 1000 hours a year.

Fizz Free February - have you joined yet?

Fizz Free February - have you joined yet?
The campaign is targeted particularly at young adults and children and aims to break the habitual consumption of drinks with added sugar, which can lead to obesity and tooth decay.

Children spoke up for their own future on the Katowice climate summit

Children spoke up for their own future on the Katowice climate summit
These children have a strong message to politicians about global warming - and their future.

Save energy, save money and stay warm in the winter

Save energy, save money and stay warm in the winter
Don't heat the street! Make sure your home is draft proof, here is how you can do it.

A brief guide to Zero-Waste food packing and takeaway

A brief guide to Zero-Waste food packing and takeaway
Would you like to create less plastic waste, but you don't know where to start? You can simply replace disposable plastic packaging with easy-to-clean durable alternatives. We collected the some advives as a starting point.

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!

Grow Tiny Superfoods at Home!

Grow Tiny Superfoods at Home!
What's the difference between microgreens and sprouts? How to grow them? Here’s our guide to get the most benefits out of these nutritional powerhouses!

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!

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!

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!

Natural Surface Treatments: Waxes and Oils

Natural Surface Treatments: Waxes and Oils
Natural, plant based oils and waxes have been used for centuries, but the products of the modern chemical industry replaced them for a while. Now, as we gain more awareness in environmental and health issues, a renaissance of these amazing toxic-free materials has started.

Natural Paints for a Healthier Home

Natural Paints for a Healthier Home
Be careful when choosing a paint, and spend your days in a house without harsh chemicals on its walls!

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!
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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!

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!