Category Archives: Sustainable Living

Exploring the Factors Affecting the Recycling Behaviour in University

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Many environmental issues are putting pressure on the planet and societies around the world. Climate change, global warming, and plastic pollution are just a few of the problems that catch people’s attention nowadays. As they threaten the security of life and food on Earth, urgent solutions are needed. Today, we are going to be exploring […]

How To Make The Shift Towards Sustainable Beauty

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Beauty has a different meaning for different people. However, when it comes to the basic definition, it is all about taking care of your skin and helping it glow naturally. But, the main question is whether your actions are causing any damage to your surroundings or not? Since we live in a world where there […]

How You Can Be More Eco Friendly When Moving Home

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When people are thinking about moving home, usually the last thing they are thinking of are the impacts on the environment. There are so many rooms to clear, so much stuff you thought you needed but realise when you now have to lug it from one house to another, you don’t actually need it. However, […]

What Is TerraCycle? (And What It Isn’t) – The Ultimate Guide

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Even though almost everything can be recycled, some materials can be more difficult and expensive to recycle than others. So, what can you do with those items that aren’t recycled through your local kerbside collection? Well, that’s where TerraCycle’s recycling programmes come in, or at least that’s what the company says. So, what is Terracycle? […]

8 Best Castile Soap Recipes You Need In Your Life Right Now

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  How many cleaning and personal care products do you use? The average house is full of plastic bottles and toxic ingredients. But it doesn’t have to be this way. The good news is that you can make some natural recipes using castile soap and ditch many commercial products! You can use castile soap to […]

9 Benefits Of Olive Oil Soap And How To Make Your Own

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  Olive oil is a versatile ingredient with wonderful benefits for your health and skin. While some people use it as a salad dressing, many others use extra virgin olive oil for soap making. That’s right, you can use it to make your own natural soap and get all the benefits of olive oil soap! […]

How To Use, Wash & Care For Your Reusable Sanitary Pads

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If you’d like to start using reusable sanitary pads, you’re probably wondering: How do I wash cloth sanitary pads? How do I get the smell out of cloth pads? Should I wash them by hand? Washing cloth sanitary pads isn’t hard when you know how, but maybe you think that stains can be difficult to […]

Recycled Gold – Is It More Ethical & Sustainable?

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It’s no secret that gold mining causes some concerning environmental and ethical issues worldwide. What you probably don’t know is that you can choose sustainable alternatives, like recycled gold and fair-trade gold. But keep in mind that gold is a finite resource, so there is a finite supply of gold in the world. That’s why […]

How to Make Your Own Reusable Sanitary Pads

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Ever thought about how to make reusable sanitary pads for yourself? Thats exactly what we’re here to discuss today. Did you know that some disposable pads can contain as much plastic as four supermarket bags? Besides generating tons of waste, disposable menstrual pads could also irritate your skin. And that’s when reusable sanitary pads come […]

What Household Packaging Can Be Recycled?

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When we recycle household products, we’re diverting these useful materials from landfills, so it’s a wonderful way to help the environment. Yet, it’s no secret that recycling can be confusing sometimes. And we end up tossing some items into the rubbish bin because we’re not sure if they can be recycled or not. “What can […]