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Are Orbeez Biodegradable?

Are Orbeez (Water Beads) Biodegradable?

Are Orbeez biodegradable? And if so, how long does it take Orbeez to biodegrade? Orbeez is a brand or trade name that identifies a certain type of expandable gel bead. How long does it take for orbeez to grow? These small pellets grow up to 100 times their original size when put in water. What […]

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How Do You Reduce Waste When Sewing?

How Do You Reduce Waste When Sewing?

It’s a skill that everyone can benefit from learning. But to maneuver in sewing projects, you need a heap of materials that results in waste.

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Everyone Stopped Driving

What Would Happen To The Environment If Everyone Stopped Driving?

I’m always on the lookout for life without driving. I mean, we all stop using motor vehicle transportation. 

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Are Cloth Diapers Worth It?

Are Cloth Diapers Worth It?

You’ll want to be particularly discerning when it comes to products designed for your children, which is understandable. 

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How to Minimize Fabric Wastage during Cutting

How to Minimize Fabric Wastage during Cutting

Seeing as how the price of everything is increasing at an expedient rate, minimizing fabric waste is imperative. 

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Sustainable Fashion

Is Sustainable Fashion Profitable

Yes. It’s doable to build a sustainable, ethical and profitable fashion company, but this takes in a handful of things.

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Can Shredded Paper Go in Yard Waste?

Can Shredded Paper Go in Yard Waste?

We recycle paper all the time, but what are we supposed to do with paper that we have shredded? For the longest time it has been recommended to put shredded paper into a plastic bag and place it in the recycling bin like normal.  However, that isn’t what is recommended anymore. Paper mills have made […]

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Zero Waste Agriculture

What is Zero Waste Agriculture?

Well, zero waste agriculture is a unique method of farming.  It involves growing crops and rearing animals that increase the usage of natural resources.  These resources may include algae, bacteria, plants, and other micro-organisms and can help produce various types of food. It’s an increasingly popular concept around the globe.  We all know that the […]

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Zero Waste vs. Low Impact

Zero Waste vs. Low Impact: What’s the Difference?

It’s been two years since I started my zero waste journey. When I hear people using the terms ‘Zero Waste’ and ‘Low Impact’ movement a lot these days, what comes to my mind is – that’s my ultimate goal.  Both low impact and zero waste are responsible for a healthy environment.  Each aims to reduce […]

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biodegradable tissue paper

Is Tissue Paper Biodegradable?

When shopping for toiletries, you might think about the effect of these items on the environment. According to National Geographic and other studies, tissue paper is responsible for the destruction of 27,000 trees per day. With statistics like these at hand, it’s no surprise that consumers are asking more questions about where our tissue paper […]

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