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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
16·05·21
Since the early 1980s, the term greenwashing has been commonly used by companies in their PR strategies to market their products or brands as “green” or eco-friendly. In this article, we will take a look at examples of greenwashing, why it could be a problem, its legality, and more.
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
14·05·21
Budgeting saves you money, but living on a tight budget is a hard task for many people. With a few good tips and the right attitude, living on a tight budget can be enjoyable even with your sparing lifestyle. Buying sustainably and saving money are often pitted against one another, […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
03·05·21
With the introduction of mass, low-cost production, more and more people feel less incentivized to buy used products. Regardless, the market for thrift items holds strong. Many of us have at least one item we bought at an auction, a second-hand store, or even charity shops. So, why buy second-hand […]
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BY Sam Colyer ·
28·04·21
Welcome to #TRVSTLOVES. We curate news, ideas, and inspiration from across the world, demonstrating how real action can accomplish a positive social impact. Given spring is on the way and tentative steps being made towards Covid restrictions being lifted, we thought it was a good time to share some good […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
25·01·21
Starting with a global pandemic, the year 2020 has been eventful. It is one that history will not forget soon. Individuals, corporate bodies, and governments all over the world all experienced our fair share of challenges. As the year ends, it is time to look at how well we cared […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
08·01·21
Our purchasing decisions are responsible for the consumption problem that threatens the planet today. Something as simple as a new t-shirt alone takes so much from the Earth. To grow the cotton to sew a T-shirt, we require 2700 liters of water. Joining the buy nothing new challenge is a […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
08·01·21
Below we have a look at the importance of common squiggly worms in the ecosystem. Read on to learn more about the different types of worms and the role they play in eco-diversity. Worms have become popular to keep or nurture for home gardeners or those seeking a more sustainable […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
05·12·20
Tourism has tremendous impacts on nations’ economies, providing them with alternative income sources and driving infrastructural development. But many are starting to ask if these benefits are worth the consumption rates, ecological damage, and other negative impacts of having travelers troop in and out of locations daily. Now, we ask, […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
10·11·20
Around the world, there is untold evidence of humans as destructive agents to nature. The human system has been to collect until resources become exhausted and then move onto something else. Permaculture design is a system of bringing together conceptual, material, and non-material components in a strategic order that benefits […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
04·09·20
Freshwater is one of the most essential natural resources on our planet. It’s imperative to take an integrated, sustainable approach, consider the world's water cycle, and think about the usage and conservation of freshwater. By asking why water conservation is important, we will begin to uncover the damaging effects of […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
25·04·20
What is zero waste really about? When we think about the waste building up in landfills and water bodies, most of us think about plastic. And plastic waste is certainly one of the biggest waste challenges we face. But living a zero-waste lifestyle is not just about ditching those disposable […]
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BY Jennifer Okafor ·
29·02·20
There is no doubt that most of us take water for granted. Particularly in the UK, where we have wet winters and wet summers too. From showering to washing dishes and even watering the garden, we use and rarely give it’s constant availability a second thought. However, water is not […]
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09·01·20
Human activities are responsible for the rapid depletion of the earth’s natural resources. Therefore, we can no longer regard sustainable practices as a choice. It is a responsibility that we all hold. Sustainable living describes a lifestyle that aims to minimize the use of natural resources and personal resources by […]
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09·01·20
More people are going vegan every year, and it’s not hard to see why. The cruelty to animals raised for food and the unsustainability associated with traditional omnivorous diets is enough reason for anyone to make the choice. Our selection of vegan quotes are here to share others' journeys to […]
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