Category Archives: Environment

6 Ways You Can Create a Brighter, More Sustainable Food System

Steps leading to a sustainable food system: In current times, we all are well aware of the term sustainability but there is a rarely discussed concept of a sustainable food system that aims at achieving food, nutrition security, and healthy diets while reducing the negative environmental impacts and increasing socio-economic welfare. It takes the energy…

Organizations that have changed the way of waste disposal

Organizations that have changed the way of waste disposal With waste impacting the environment in a myriad of ways, proper disposal of waste has become the need of the hour. Organizations as well are taking steps to reduce the amount of waste generated by them. The following is a list of 5 Indian companies that…

Businesses Going Green

These days with people becoming more aware of the environment and trying to live sustainably, businesses also have adapted eco-friendly practices, they are more mindful of how their factories impact the environment often and are on a greener road to growth. This is due to the fact that the residual waste that is released into…

Why buy local?

Years ago, the only option people had for shopping was to buy from local stores. Our great grandparents ate vegetables grown in their gardens and bought clothing, tools, and other products that were handmade in their town. Plus local business owners are likely to stay in one place for long if their business thrives. It’s…

Recommended series on Netflix about sustainability

With the growing awareness about sustainability, it is easy to gain information from the comfort of your home. There are documentaries about topics like the economy, consumerism, and food environments which can help an individual to learn about what needs to improve. Netflix also has an impressive number of documentaries dealing with biodiversity, climate, and…

Brands & Sustainability

How are brands following Sustainability? With the increased demand from conscious consumers for organic goods, brands are becoming greener i.e they have started using natural ingredients to make their products. Consumers, especially millennials, have become more aware and are now claiming that they want to buy from brands that embrace sustainability. It means avoiding the…

Tips to avoid Greenwashing

Have you come across the word greenwashing before? Maybe in some magazine or over the internet! What could it mean? Something related to nature perhaps, as it has the word green in it?   It’s actually when companies deceive you into thinking that their goods are environmentally friendly. They do this because going green or zero…

Get, Set, Thrifting! 5 Benefits of Thrift Shopping

Heard the saying: “The trash of one person is the treasure of another?” Okay, now you have it, and frankly, we can say that it’s entirely true. People wear and toss their clothes faster than it’s expected. The quick change in fashion trends has led to people tossing out the ones that don’t fit the…

How to reduce plastic consumption?

How we can reduce the use of plastic in our lives?  Plastic has many uses in this time and age and is present in almost all products. They are everywhere: package products, additives in cosmetics, textiles, cell telephones, etc. However, it is non-biodegradable and the waste, when dumped in a landfill, harms the environment.  So,…