6 Simple Ways to Improve the Environment within a Month

By |2020-03-12T23:27:49+03:00February 24th, 2020|Categories: Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , , , , |

While climate change or global warming seem to be some of the most divisive topics around the world, most people would agree that protection of the environment is something that we all must take more seriously. Are there any simple but drastic ways to improve the environment every day? Globally, there are about 6.3 billion metric tons of plastic waste, a vast majority of which pollute the landfills instead of being recycled. Our oceans are so littered that they put the marine life in danger;

Zero Waste Living: A Beginner’s Guide to Living a Waste-Free Life

By |2020-03-08T22:21:25+03:00August 13th, 2018|Categories: Alternative Energy, Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , , |

Do you feel strongly about zero waste living? Do you find it hard to live a zero waste life and want some tips on reducing the amount of rubbish you produce? Well, I don’t pretend to know it all but I’ve been passionate about reducing waste for years. My ethos is - everything I buy has to work hard for my money. I live on a very tight budget and have to account for every penny. The stuff I buy has to work hard for

If You Still Don’t Know Why Recycling Is Important, We Need to Talk

By |2019-07-21T14:29:17+03:00August 10th, 2017|Categories: Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , |

It’s easier for us to assume that everyone knows why recycling is important. Still, there is overwhelming statistics that indicate it’s not true. You would think by now, everyone would be on top of their recycling game. After all, we have been talking about it for well over 50 years. Rather than bore you with another list of ways to recycle, we want to focus on why recycling is important. It Isn’t Always Throwing Things into Piles Which is the number one reason why even those

The Secret Life of Garbage That You Throw Out – Infographic

By |2020-03-23T19:11:28+03:00May 3rd, 2015|Categories: Environment & Planet|Tags: , , |

It’s a routine chore every week. Sort the recycling and take out the trash. Then, sometime in the morning or while you’re at work, the trash man comes to haul it away. But what happens after that? And where does the garbage go that isn’t picked up? So which is the secret life of garbage we throw out every day? It’s estimated that Americans produce about 250 million tons of trash each year, or about enough to cover the state of Texas twice over. Not all