Christie Sacco studied philosophy and religion at Stony Brook University and is an in-house translator at Utopia. Christie is a full time digital nomad.
| What exactly is physical sunscreen? What about zinc oxide sunscreen or mineral sunscreen? Is sunscreen bad for you? Or for the environment? What does SPF measure, again? You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers. read more
| Whether he was serious or not, comments made by President Donald Trump have gotten some people thinking about whether ingesting disinfectant cleaning products might be an effective way to combat COVID-19. It's not, and this is why. read more
| Plastic bottles, straws, plastic shopping bags, paper cups: in our daily lives, many of us make a concerted effort to choose waste-free options to replace disposable products. But our search for a better way tends to stop at the bathroom door. In this article, we’ll show you how you can make the switch to more sustainable toilet paper alternatives. read more
| We’ll help you recognize which products are effective against COVID-19. If you don't have access to store-bought hand sanitizers or disinfectant sprays, don't worry: You can stay germ-free without them, too. read more
| Passover is a time when families get together to share the Seder feast and celebrate the renewal and hope that spring brings. In this article, we’ll share some ideas for how to keep your Passover celebration sustainable and environmentally-friendly. read more