Born in 2011 and headquartered in Sydney, Australia, Boodywear make thoughtful, sustainable essentials - underwear/Bras, leggings, T-Shirts, camis, socks, bodysuits - made out of bamboo fibers, for men, women and babies.
Today, (22 November 2018), the World Meteorological Organization announced that ‘Levels of heat-trapping greenhouse gases in the atmosphere have reached another record high‘. CO2 concentrations...
This article is for the ladies seeking to go zero waste, even with their periods.
A menstrual cup is a reusable feminine hygiene product, that is more environmentally friendly, healthier and cheaper than using tampons and pads.
Eco-tourism is a phrase that is heard a lot over the past decade and it is a reaction to everything that is wrong with the current tourism industry.
It is a backlash against the excesses, extravagances, and profligacy of unsustainable mass tourism and an attempt to reconcile a love for travel, with a desire to protect and enhance the natural world and communities around us.
Since palm oil is a semi-solid at room temperature, it has a range of uses, hence why 66 million tonnes of it is produced annually - making it the most commonly produced vegetable oil.
Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming is a book that presents the 100 most impactful solutions towards reducing carbon emissions and thus presenting how to combat climate change.
After realising how unnecessary disposable products were we decided to stop buying certain products, so we have created a list of things we no longer purchase.
That being said, there may be some overlap with our top ten reusable swaps list.
Recycling is one of the pillars of sustainable living and usually the most convenient and least time consuming option, as opposed to reducing what you consume and reusing. It is theoretically a fantastic thing.
It simply requires sorting your trash and bringing them to the nearest recycling point. It seems so easy, yet 91% of the world's plastics not even recycled - bearing in mind that some cannot be recycled.
Here are five more ways to become a more responsible and sustainable traveller.
Food waste is both an environmental and economic global issue. Resources, like energy, water, land, labour, financial capital go into producing food however, around 1/3 - amounting to 1.3 billion tonnes - of all food produced annually for human consumption gets wasted/lost. Food waste occurs at all stages of the supply chain but in 2015, 7.3 m tonnes of food went to waste in households.
Other than simply eating all of the food you buy, here are five ways for you to reduce your household food waste.