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Overproduction of single-use plastics

Overproduction of single-use plastics

Do we produce more plastic than we actually need? And what about single-use plastics? Around 40% of plastics consumed are discarded after just one use! Plastic bags, plates, containers, cups, balloons, straws and many more are used in enormous quantities every day....

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Organic waste management and recovery

Organic waste management and recovery

Organic waste goes unnoticed because it is more natural than other waste, but when it is mixed in landfills and other types of waste, the degradation process takes up to 12 years. During this time it emits enormous and fatal quantities of greenhouse gases such as...

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Greenwashing: all you need to know

Greenwashing: all you need to know

Greenwashing defines those marketing practices that use sustainability as an instrument to improve brand reputation. As the number of consumers who care more about the environment is increasing, more brands are including the terms “bio” or “eco-friendly” among their...

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5 main reasons to stop throwing away things

5 main reasons to stop throwing away things

The throw-away culture is reaching its peak since the latest IPPC report issued a “last call” for humanity to take urgent measures against climate change in the following years. Some of these measures need to entail a shift in our production and consumption patterns...

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