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How To Live A More Sustainable Lifestyle

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How To Live A More Sustainable Lifestyle

Have you ever questioned yourself what could you do to help the planet where you live? How to contribute for a better environment? It is already a start of changes. Doubting our actions is always a way to improve, and here we will help you to see how is possible to live a more sustainable lifestyle . There are so many things we are used to do on our day-to-day that most of the time we don't even realize how much impact this habits cause on the environment.  So let's start from the basics swaps those would make a huge...

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Reusable vs Disposable Make-up Pads

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Reusable vs Disposable Make-up Pads

  It is very common to find at the supermarket disposable make-up removal pads. For women that is a “must to have” for a daily routine of the skin. So, let’s try to understand a little bit what is behind those simple cotton pads. “Unnecessary waste of cotton pads leads to high demand of cotton. High demand means high production, which isn’t great for the environment. The largest environmental impact of single use cotton pads is the pesticides used to grow the cotton in the first place. Pesticides deplete soil quality and then as a direct result, leach into the...

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Eco-Friendly Valentine's Day

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Eco-Friendly Valentine's Day

    During the year there are many special dates that we wait to celebrate with such excitement and valentine’s day is one of them. But, it is important not to forget the real meaning of this day, as many people get caught by publicities and marketing from companies trying to make this just one big excuse for sales, and end up buying unnecessary things. While many see this date as a day to give and receive presents, others see as a day to remember the real reasons of being together, trying to remind each other the importance of their...

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The Impact of Lighters On The Environment

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The Impact of Lighters On The Environment

    It is time to give a step back in time, slow down a bit and realize that many things we have created a while ago those have been replaced by single used plastics may be what we need to go for again.  I know it may seems crazy to bring up such a subject but the reality is that lighters have a huge impact on the environment. More than 350 million lighters are tossed every year. Common disposable gas lighters are designed to be thrown away after they run out of gas. When this happens, they will exist...

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