A typical supermarket is filled with plastic, from aisles of drinks in plastic bottles to bags of prewashed greens and the liners hidden in cereal boxes. (Some go even further, such as a grocery store in Hong Kong known for selling individually...
Paying attention to your energy consumption is right not only because you save on your bill, but even because it helps you reduce the waste of resources. Together with Selectra's experts - the home utility manager who accompanies millions...
Heating your home can be expensive business. We all want to stay warm and cosy throughout the winter, but we don’t want our energy bills to double. So how can we get creative in our homes to maximise on...
Have you ever thought about how much benefits walking brings? There are many advantages that come from a good walk, especially if repeated constantly. First of all, walking is good for the body and mind - it helps keep fit and improves...
Do you like changing clothes and shoes without spending a fortune and above all respecting the environment? One solution is offered by used clothes, a form of circular economy that is spreading all over the world. The sale of second-hand items has...
Using a delicate wash for everyday laundry might be good for protecting valuable clothes, but it is terrible for the environment, a study has revealed. Researchers has found a single delicate wash produces 1.4million microplastic fragments — 800,000 more...
Almost every family uses laundry detergent to clean and sanitize linen but detergents can be very harmful to the environment. The German magazine Öko-Test, in one of its latest analyzes, tested 26 powder detergents for laundry, sold in supermarkets and discount stores....
Proper preservation of food is important, not only for our health, but also to keep the organoleptic and nutritional properties of the food itself intact. A bad preservation, in fact, can alter the quantity and quality of proteins, sugars,...
Plastic is one of the most polluting materials on the planet, and at the same time one of the most widespread in our everyday life. Many objects are made of plastic, and sometimes it seems impossible to live without them. The mobilization,...
Our lifestyle has a great impact on the climate, starting with nutrition that is one of the main causes of climate change. This is what the report “Climate change and territory” suggests, published by the UN scientific committee on...

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