Sustainable Hair Care
Ingredients aside, one of the biggest ways the beauty industry harms the environment is through its hard to recycle plastic packaging. Oftentimes, made from mixed plastics, these containers are not recyclable and find their way into landfills or waterways. "In 2018, in the U.S. alone, almost 7.9 billion units of rigid plastic were created just for beauty and personal care products. And the problem is set to get worse." -Plastic Pollution Coalition.
3 Reasons to Shop Small this Holiday Season (and always!)
With the holidays nearing and sustainable gifting an option, why not consider shopping small this season? Shopping small means supporting local businesses over corporations – that means investing in your community and making a positive, social (heck, maybe even environmental!) impact.
Bamboo- The New Super Hero
In addition to growing more sustainably, bamboo is durable and biodegradable. You'll replace it less often and it won't stay in a landfill until 2999.
6 Tips for a Low-Waste Halloween
Oh my gourd!! Talk about scary, nearly 80% of all Halloween costumes end up in landfills each year! Not to mention the plastic candy wrappers, the pumpkin waste, oh my! But we can still enjoy the holiday without making as much of an impact. Check out our 6 Tips for a Low Waste Halloween....
Is Silicone Eco Friendly?
Lately, silicone is the next best thing in kitchen cool. Nothing sticks to it, it can withstand high heat or freezing, and it seems to last nearly forever without chips coming off of the large or microscopic variety. We're saved! But are we? What is silicone?
How to Remove Labels From Jars to Repurpose
While glass is often thought of as easy to recycle, only about 1/3 actually gets recycled in the U.S. The best thing you can do is- Repurpose!
Zero Waste- DIY Disinfectant Wipes
Cheap, EASY, takes less than 10 minutes to naturally sanitize and disinfect without harsh chemicals or plastic waste. Protect you + your family from germs on-the-go especially with the coronavirus going around with this DIY for disinfectant wipes!