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Ban-the-straws movement

the Jumbo paper straw

the Colossal size straw fit for bubble teas

Since last April 2012, Miami has banned the plastic straws!!
In theory, no more sipping in south Beach … in theory! 350 more words


Get Plastic Waste Out of This Place

During my summer abroad, I saw the result of the waste from San José making its way down the Tarcolos River (see picture above). A year ago, this beach was littered in primarily, if not entirely, of plastics. 394 more words


Do Your Bit For Environment- Use Bio-degradable Tableware!

My primary concern as a mother is the health of my child. I look into all the matters pertaining to her health and basic hygiene like her food habits, regular lifestyle and exercise as part of her daily routine. 420 more words


REVIEW - Brush with Bamboo

In our household, we’re always looking for ways to cut out more plastic from our lives. You probably know, but I’m going to mention it anyway – plastic takes up to 1000 years to breakdown. 356 more words

Responsible Living

Zero Waste Wedding Planning Progress

Even though the wedding isn’t for another nine months or so, we’ve gotten chest deep into wedding planning. One of the main reasons why I haven’t been on blogging about zero waste in Hawaii. 344 more words

Zero Waste

You Can Compost More Than Food

Most of the time when we think of what goes into compost, we think of organic food waste and yard clippings.

While that is entirely correct, there are plenty of other natural items that can be added to your compost pile as well. 154 more words

Green City Living

Buscando el nombre para este post, me di cuenta de las razones que tuve para elegir este estilo de vida. Entre muchas, la más importante es que la cultura de lo desechable simplemente no me hace sentido. 1,560 more words