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Zero Waste in the world post-pandemic

Zero waste is not the easiest life choice in the world. And that was before there was a pandemic running rampant all over the world. Suddenly, everything around us had the potential of giving us a life-threatening disease. People were afraid of handling anything that wasn’t wrapped in plastic, stores banned reusable containers and the… Continue reading Zero Waste in the world post-pandemic

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What’s your ecological footprint?

Earlier this year, I learned there was something called Earth Overshoot Day. It marks the date when humanity’s demand for resources (food, energy sources, trees, etc.) and services in a given year exceeds what Earth can regenerate in that year. In 2019, Earth Overshoot Day fell on July 29. This means that on July 30… Continue reading What’s your ecological footprint?

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I am an introvert and I want to be more sustainable

I’m an introvert. I don’t enjoy big social events and groups of people exhaust me. Physically and emotionally. I get anxious when talking to people I don’t know, especially when I feel like I’m not in a position of authority. It’s easier for me to talk to people when I’m at work, discussing work things…… Continue reading I am an introvert and I want to be more sustainable

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20 easy actions you can take to lower your impact on the environment

Lowering your impact on the environment is a lofty goal that takes time. It takes A LOT of time. As a result, it might be hard to stay motivated. And what better way to keep yourself excited about the journey than a couple of quick wins? Below, you’ll find a bunch of easy actions you… Continue reading 20 easy actions you can take to lower your impact on the environment

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Sustainability is too expensive. How do we make it more accessible?

I should start putting money in the swear jar every time I am tempted to open a post with the words “zero waste is hard, yo!” I would save up for the downpayment for my apartment in record time. Why? Because it feels like it’s the main sentiment I want to get across every time… Continue reading Sustainability is too expensive. How do we make it more accessible?