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is fabric softener bad

Is Fabric Softener Bad for the Environment?

If you don't know which ingredients are in it exactly, you might be wondering whether fabric softener is bad for you — or the environment. Here is everything you need to know. Read more

tea decaffeination

Tea Decaffeination: The 4 Methods Explained

Yes, tea decaffeination is a thing. We'll explain the impact of the four commonly used methods on the tea's flavor, and suggest some tasty and sustainable caffeine-free alternatives. Read more

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Social Sustainability: Everything You Need to Know

Social sustainability is an important discipline of sustainable development. We'll tell you more about social sustainability, including what it looks like in 2022. Read more

advantages and disadvantages of solar energy

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Solar Energy

Solar energy is a renewable form of energy. We'll discuss the advantages and disadvantages of solar energy and how it is used in the US and worldwide. Read more

should plastic bags be banned

Should Plastic Bags Be Banned?

Should plastic bags be banned? Plastic is a major cause of pollution worldwide. We'll discuss why a growing number of people want to ban plastic bags entirely. Read more


The Growing Problem of Overtourism: What You Can Do

Overtourism is a problem governments are dealing with across the world. As an individual, there are several things you can do in order to avoid contributing to this problem. Read more

what is a flexitarian diet

What Is a Flexitarian Diet and How Can It Help the Environment?

Interested in going vegetarian without the commitment of giving up meat forever? Read on to learn what a flexitarian diet is and if it's right for you. Read more

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DIY Beeswax Wraps: An Easy Way to Reduce Kitchen Plastic

Looking for a way to use less plastic and foil when storing your leftovers? DIY beeswax wraps are the perfect choice – follow these steps to make your own. Read more