A Patagonia funded study found that with each wash, one of their polyester jackets sheds as many as 250,000 plastic fibres that are mostly invisible to the naked eye.
Australians typically spend $11 billion on gifts of which $4 billion will be returned, and another almost $4 billion of gifts that aren’t wanted are just left to clutter up our homes.
The time for all Australians to take responsibility for our recycling is right now.
By using these natural vegan cleaning ingredients, we gain back a little bit of control over our own health and environmental footprint. In a way, knowing what's in your own products is pretty damn empowering.
Through zero waste swaps, consuming less and eating plantbased diets, we can drastically reduce our impact on the world to a small fraction of the impact we used to have.
In 2014, I learned of a little piece of rubber called a menstrual cup, and my relationship with my period changed forever.
Preparing ahead of a statewide ban of plastic bags in Queensland from July 1, Woolworths has removed single-use bags from select stores across three states.
Perfect is the enemy of good.
If plastic-free stores selling unpackaged foods are proving to be a successful business model, can't regular supermarkets begin to take steps towards reducing their plastic waste? Anita Horan of the #PlasticFreeProduce campaign thinks they can!
Enter to win prizes in ethical fashion, sustainable underwear, eco beauty and zero waste products.
The following list is composed of eco-friendly and vegan alternatives to the standard products we gift to our lovers on Valentine's Day. Your perfumes, your naughty underwear, and your chocolates are all included.
For many, this is a time to sit down, reflect on how we've grown the past year, and set new goals for the coming year.
Where there is a demand for cheap workers, there is also a risk of trafficking and forced/bonded labour.
Some ideas for more thoughtful, sustainable gifts.
Since July I've been washing my hair with only one thing: Apple cider vinegar.
Palm oil plantations replace tropical forests, kill endangered species, uproot local communities, and greatly contribute to the release of climate-warming gases.
A quick breakdown of commonly used environmental terms.
This brand seemed like something I'd dreamt up.