Diwali Rangoli

What you can do during Diwali to save the environment?

Diwali is a festival of light originated in India but is now celebrated across many countries with significant Indian population.  Diwali is also known by Deepavali in Sanskrit  which means “row of lamps” symbolizing “victory of light over darkness”. Diwali is a major cultural event and mainly celebrated by illuminating homes, shops, temples and other…

London Fashion Week

London fashion week promises to be fur-free

British Form Council said that none of the designers taking an interest on the official timetable would be utilizing it and after that, London has turned out to be the first key fashion weeks to drain animal fur in its shows. The BFC has announced after completing a review inquiring from the designer if they…

Piqapoo

Piqapoo – The solution to picking your pet’s poo

Piqapoo, the solution for collecting dog’s poo, compromises of two main parts- a silicone plastic clip and a collection bag. The plastic clip comes with soft silicone cushioning to provide complete comfort to the dog when fit around the bottom of its tail. No matter what size or what breed, this silicone clip can be…

Recycling

The world’s first recycling gallery is located in Eskilstuna, Sweden

The world’s first recycling gallery is ReTuna where the guests shop in a completely climate-friendly and a new way. In this gallery, old things are taken and renewed by upcycling and repairing. Whatever sold is recycled again and again, also ecologically or sustainably produced. In August 2015, the gallery was opened. It is located in…

Garbage can

Ways to Reduce and Recycle Waste

From both building construction and households, millions and tons of waste are produced every year. Out of this, the majority of waste ends up in landfills with a very little percentage being recycled. This has demanded a high need for waste minimization, as it will put a great impact on the environment and also on…

menstrual pads

How to make periods environmentally friendly

Plastic pollution is one of the biggest contributing factors to the decline in our environment – and the taboo subject of sanitary waste makes up a percentage of this. In the UK alone, 4.3 billion disposable sanitary products are used every year – and it’s estimated that 700,000 pantyliners, 2.5 million tampons and 1.4 million…

Ecofriendly tableware

Eco-friendly Tableware and Cutlery

Globally, 300 million tons of plastic are produced roughly every year and half of these are disposable! Only 10-13% of plastic items are recycled. Nature of petroleum-based disposable plastic makes it hard to recycle so new virgin materials and chemicals are added to it for the purpose of recycling. Also, there are a restricted number…

Sustainable Fashion-How Can You Make A Difference?

Sustainable Fashion also called an ethical fashion or eco-fashion is an emerging trend that factors in sustainability in the textile industry.  It includes clothing and accessories that are manufactured and used in the most environment-friendly manner which takes account of environmental and socio-economic aspects. Processing raw materials or recycling old garments into a new one…