Emma Lewis

Eco-Friendly Cars for a More Sustainable Commute

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If you are in need of a new car to commute but, at the same time, you are trying to lead a more sustainable life, then you should be considering eco-friendly cars. Obviously, to reduce pollution, it would be better to travel by public transportation. However, not everybody is given the option to choose. If …

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The Truth about Biodegradable and Eco-Friendly Toothbrushes

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It is always thought to be a modern instrument, but in reality toothbrushes are much older than we think: the first examples date back to prehistoric times when a frayed stick at the end was a valuable ally of our ancestors in oral hygiene. The toothbrush has seen various evolutions. In 1700, for example, William …

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Consequences of Fast Fashion on the Environment

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Never before has the lowest price been set so uncompromisingly – with the latest fashion trends and a constantly changing product range. We have long become accustomed to finding new deliveries in the shops every few days. Zara, for example, brings 24 new collections into stores every year, H&M between 12 and 16 – and …

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Throwing an Eco-Friendly Party: Some Tips to Start

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You can have (at least) two attitudes about parties: 1. They are always a waste of resources, since that’s what partying is all about. Or 2. They help to foster friendships and put people in a better mood. Perhaps the best thing is that fun and sustainability simply balance each other out, in a way. …

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The Best Green Initiatives and Events in October 2019

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Taking part in green initiatives is important from many points of view. Firsty, it allows participants to learn new things or to enrich the knowledge they already possess. Secondly, it helps create communities whose members share the same values and try to achieve the same goals. Last but not least, exchanging experiences and confronting ourselves …

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Recycling in the Wrong Way: Common Mistakes to Avoid

Recycling

Recycling is essential since we need to reutilize primary raw material and save energy, both limited and nonrenewable resources. Moreover, recycling is important also because many landfills are already full of waste which release chemicals and greenhouse gasses, thus harming our planet and the creatures that live on it. Therefore, it is crucial to recycle …

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How to Recycle Coffee Capsules and Pods Correctly

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For many people, coffee is the fuel that makes them get out of bed and face their busy lives. Not surprisingly, someone once said that “humanity runs on coffee”. But what about the waste we produce while drinking it – such as coffee capsules and pods? Benefits of Coffee on Your Health Rich in precious …

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How Climate Change Could Affect Your Holiday Destination

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There has been much talk in the past years about climate change. However, still many people have not realized how the consequences of this phenomenon are influencing our lives. More specifically, climate change has a great impact on many parts of the world. In addition to this, some of these affected places are popular holiday …

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Water Saving Tips When Taking Care of Your Terrace

Water Saving

With all the water covering our planet, only 0.5% of it is drinkable. Delivering water to our homes requires a great amount of energy since it is employed to distribute, pump and purify water. Besides, we should take into account that the world population is growing and, as a consequence, water demand. Since water is …

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Tips to Make Your Beauty Routine More Eco-Friendly

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This year has been filled with talks about climate change, pollution and discussions on how to lead a more sustainable life. Considering how pressing these issues are, more and more people are willing to change their habits to contribute to making our planet cleaner, less polluted and safer for plants and animals. This also applies …

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