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How To Prevent Water Pollution - 5 Simple Tips

The pollution of our oceans and rivers with plastic and other chemicals is one of the biggest environmental problems of our times. If you do not know how to prevent water pollution, here are 5 simple tips.

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Fancy A Zero Waste Bathroom? Here's Your Ultimate List

If you always wanted a zero waste bathroom but never knew where to start, then here's your ultimate list of plastic-free and zero waste swaps.

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Bottled Water vs Tap Water

Bottled Water vs Tap Water, what's the better alternative? To decide which one you should go for, there are 3 major things to look at - price, health, and environment.

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The Best Plastic Free Cleaning Products Of 2022

Switching to plastic-free cleaning products is a giant step to living a plastic-free life and reducing your eco-footprint. Here are my top picks.

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The inhumane whale and dolphin hunt is still going on...

Why is the inhumane whale and dolphin hunt still going on despite the public outcry? What are the consequences to the marine ecosystem? And what can you do to stop it? Find out here.

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The Eco-Friendly Student Lifestyle

Becoming an eco-friendly student doesn’t always come cheap. Here are some very simple and low-budget ways to boost your efforts toward living a zero-waste lifestyle.

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How To Go Plastic Free: 3 Simple Tips

It’s plastic-free July, so there’s no better time to launch into the plastic-free lifestyle. Feeling overwhelmed? Here are 3 simple tips on how to go plastic free.

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The Responsible Consumer: Why You Can Change The World

As the responsible consumer you are, your decision to live an eco-conscious lifestyle has a ripple effect on your environment and the systems that need to change.

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Go Plastic-Free This July With These Easy-To-Adopt Activities

Plastic-free July is here! These easy-to adopt activities will help you become plastic-free in no time.

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The best plastic free water filter

I’ve rounded up some of the best plastic-free water filters for 2022 to guide you on your zero-waste journey.

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The It-Girl’s Guide To A Sustainable Summer

Planning to enjoy the summer at home or by traveling? Here's your guide to a sustainable summer.

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There May Be Plastic in Your Blood

“Made of plastic” may be taking on a whole new meaning. In a recent study, scientists found microplastics in the blood of nearly 80% of the test subjects.

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22 Zero Waste Travel Essentials, Part 2

Zero waste travel needs more preparation and planning than a traditional trip. This 2-part guide will give you everything you need for a plastic-free suitcase.

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22 Zero Waste Travel Essentials, Part 1

Summertime is vacation time. Travel sustainably this year and pack a plastic-free suitcase with these 22 Zero Waste Travel Essentials

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How to declutter your home with the 4R method

Ever heard of 4R? It is an excellent method of decluttering your home and could make it easier for you to take the first step into a plastic-free lifestyle!

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Zero Waste Valentine's Day

Here are a few ideas for a zero waste Valentine's Day without commercialism - romantic, focused on your love for each other, and gentle on the environment.

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Create Your Zero Waste Home - Room by Room

A lot of us would like to live in a zero waste home. Here are tips and tricks on how to make your home zero waste.

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Plastic Free Kitchen: 11 Ways To Make Your Kitchen Plastic-Free

A plastic free kitchen is important for a sustainable, eco-friendly, and, above all, healthy life. Here are eleven tips on how to make your kitchen plastic-free.

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Eco-Friendly, Non-Toxic Gifts for Kids

Christmas is just around the corner, and the gift season started. These plastic-free, eco-friendly gifts for kids are fun, non-toxic and sustainable.

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3 tips for a plastic-free Halloween

Celebrating a plastic-free Halloween needs more planning and a bit more DIY, but it's fun and you can get really creative. Here are my 3 top tips.

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