An Innovative Foundation Takes on Waste Before it Enters the Oceans

Recycled Island Foundation is taking on waste pollution in our waters and transforming city landscapes like never before. Read more about their innovative way of recycling and repurposing plastic to beautify Rotterdam and cities outside of the Netherlands.

A Consumer’s Struggle: Contact Lenses and Solutions

As a contact lens wearer for over a decade, I'm looking for solutions to reduce my environmental footprint. Contact lenses are made of flexible plastics, and when improperly disposed, can end up breaking down into microplastics and ending up in our oceans! And what about the contact lens solutions? Read on to learn more.

Who Gives A Crap? The Company Disrupting the TP Industry

#WhoGivesACrap is a company that produces toilet paper using 100% recycled paper or bamboo to disrupt the paper production industry and help combat the rapid deforestation occurring around the world. Love their mission!

A Consumer’s Struggle: Beverage Containers

We’ve produced >9bn tons of plastic, ever. That’s the equivalent of 80 million blue whales. Why is it so difficult to find beverages not packaged in plastic?

Recycling 101 with GrowNYC

My office had the privilege to learn #Recycling 101 from @GrowNYC and how we can #ReduceReuseRecycle. There are social, environmental, & economic benefits to reducing waste. Read to find out more!

Zero Waste: The Compost Bins Have Arrived!

HAPPY TUESDAY, Y'ALL! I'm gonna write a quick post just to share my joy about this morning. We finally received our compost bins and we're so excited to move forward with the #zerowaste movement at home πŸ™‚ So what is "zero waste"? Zero waste is a lifestyle where you will produce little to no waste, … Continue reading Zero Waste: The Compost Bins Have Arrived!