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We're posting new articles all the time featuring projects, actions and inspiration for positive change for people and planet. Have a click around and we hope you enjoy our work.
Sustainable FashionSustainable Fashion
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
11·15·21
Sneakers are an all-time favorite, perfect for a walk around town, office wear, or a weekend hangout. Whereas many might live a new pair of on-trend kicks, the footwear industry has had its challenges when it comes to making ethical and sustainable sneakers. To help you choose shoes better for the planet, we've the ultimate […]
Climate ChangeClimate Change
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BY Sam Colyer ·
11·09·21
#TRVSTLOVES curates news, ideas, and inspiration from across the world that demonstrate how real action can accomplish a positive social impact. With all eyes on the COP26 in Glasgow, we’re taking a look at some of the immediate outcomes and key messages from the first week or so.
EnvironmentEnvironment
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BY Sam Colyer ·
11·02·21
Welcome to #TRVSTLOVES. We curate news, ideas, and inspiration from across the world that demonstrate how real action can accomplish a positive social impact. This time we’re looking at the various and often unique attempts to preserve the melting glaciers.
Climate ChangeClimate Change
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BY Selva Ozelli ·
11·01·21
The latest report, the Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C (SR15) by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), points out that we will not meet the Paris Agreement goal of limiting global temperature rise to 1.5°C. Selva Ozelli explores current pledges to reach net zero and innovations in solar satellites.
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·23·21
Ziploc bags are a go-to when it comes to storing food or leftover meals. These flexible bags are durable, versatile, and easy to use. However, producers make Ziploc bags from single-use plastic. Here's some of the best eco-friendly alternatives to Ziploc bags that are ideal for food storage.
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·22·21
A beautiful glassware set is a valuable addition to every home. They’re great for everything from taking a cold beverage or beer to entertaining a few guests at your home bar or party. For your sustainable drinking, we have spotted a few brands that offer glassware for everything from water, iced tea, wine, healthy juice, […]
EnvironmentEnvironment
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·21·21
There's a reason why listening to nature sounds and soaking up the outdoors reduces stress and makes us feel calmer. Several studies reveal that our interaction with nature comes with many mental and cognitive benefits. Humans tend to feel happier and more alive when spending time in natural environments. Here we explore the proven mental […]
Climate ChangeClimate Change
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BY Sam Colyer ·
10·16·21
Welcome to #TRVSTLOVES. We curate news, ideas and inspiration from across the world which demonstrate how real action can accomplish a positive social impact. This time we’re looking at the collective action of people coming together to challenge the climate crisis.
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·15·21
The beauty industry has a long list of adverse environmental impacts, and many big and small brands are guilty. Here we feature 7 excellent reasons for anyone to take a chance on sustainable & zero waste beauty products today.
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·14·21
Trees are a vital part of the ecosystem and economy, but unfortunately, agriculture, overcrowding, urbanization, and manufacturing practices are robbing the earth of trees. The great news is that you can do something about it. All you need to do is shop with brands that plant trees.
EnvironmentEnvironment
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·13·21
Have you ever felt immersed in the sound and smell of nature? Our day-to-day lives usually involve the blaring sounds of cars, loud voices, and sometimes unpleasant environments in the modern world. Connecting with nature has a way of bringing peace amidst our busy lives.
BambooBamboo
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·12·21
A pair of bamboo socks is a must-have for everyone committed to sustainable fashion. Bamboo socks keep your feet dry and comfortable all day long. They are also durable, meaning you don't have to worry about wear and tear. We have curated a list of some of the best bamboo socks you can add to […]
Mind & BodyMind & Body
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·11·21
Enneagram is a powerful system for self-discovery, personal development, and a deeper understanding of ourselves and other people. Here we explore the concept of the enneagram and the best enneagram books to help you begin your enneagram journey.
Sustainable FashionSustainable Fashion
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·10·21
A consignment is an arrangement where a person hands over merchandise to a dealer and gets paid only after they have sold the goods. Typically consignment goods are pre-owned and, as such, have implications for the circular economy. In this article, we look at how consignment arrangements work and their impact on the environment.
HempHemp
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·09·21
Hemp clothing is one of the most sustainable fashion and is fast rising in the textile and apparel industry. While hemp clothing is sustainable, it is also quite costly. The question is- why is hemp clothing so expensive?
Sustainable LivingSustainable Living
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·08·21
What are the costs of our creativity and innovations with cosmetics and beauty products? And therefore what is the environmental impact of cosmetics? In this article, we take a deep dive into the beauty industry to examine the impact of cosmetics on our environment.
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·05·21
Are you getting backaches, or losing concentration after a full day at work because you were sitting uncomfortably? The quality of our work environment can directly affect our productivity and health. In this article, we share 11 green office chairs that you can choose from when purchasing your next office chair.
BambooBamboo
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·05·21
We all want underwear, briefs, or boxer shorts that are comfortable all day long. Bamboo boxers are not only kind to our skin but are also eco-friendly. So how do you find the perfect pair of bamboo underwear that is high-quality and comfortable?
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BY Jennifer Okafor, BSc. ·
10·04·21
There’s nothing more refreshing than a great night’s sleep after a long day. The kind of mattress you sleep on can affect your sleep quality, but that’s not all. Our mattresses also affect the environment when manufactured, cleaned, and disposed of. Here's 11 of the best bamboo mattresses incorporating the eco-friendly and sustainable qualities of […]
Mind & BodyMind & Body
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09·30·21
The efficiency of our human bodies, mental state, and the quality of our interaction with others define our wellness. The selection of wellness facts and statistics across these areas below highlights the importance of a rounded approach to wellbeing and wellness.