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Upcycled Christmas [snap idea 1/3]

Upcycled Christmas [snap idea 1/3] | ecogreenlove

Repurpose the plastic ring left around the neck of a bottle to crochet a wreath ornament

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5 tips for Minimizing Online Clutter [Visual]

5 tips for Minimizing Online Clutter [Visual] | ecogreenlove

When it comes to clutter, there are several types that can pollute our space, productivity, and, ultimately, our lives. Of the many types of messes we accumulate, digital clutter rarely gets the attention it deserves.

However, with remote work here to stay and devices increasingly being part of our daily lifestyles, purging ourselves of unneeded stimuli online is more important than ever. Having devices inundated with data, apps and documents can impact your health, productivity and even put your personal information at risk.

This infographic by The Zebra shows the benefits of renovating your digital space + 5 ways to practice digital minimalism as well as some apps for organizing.

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The problem with “Nurdles”

The problem with "Nurdles" | ecogreenlove

Nurdles, the colloquial term for “pre-production plastic pellets” can be made of polyethylene, polypropylene, polystyrene, polyvinyl chloride and other plastics.

“The sinking of the X-Press Pearl – and spill of chemical products and plastic pellets into the seas of Sri Lanka – caused untold damage to marine life and destroyed local livelihoods,” says Hemantha Withanage, director of the Centre for Environmental Justice in Sri Lanka.

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7 Sustainable Ideas for Eco-Entrepreneurs [Visual]

7 Sustainable Ideas for Eco-Entrepreneurs [Visual] | ecogreenlove

The goal of any new business is to make money, but what if you could fill your bank account and help protect the planet? 

There’s no shortage of benefits to starting an earth-friendly business. Today’s consumer is more eco-conscious than ever and no longer makes purchasing decisions based solely on price and quality. In fact, people are pushing brands to help them be more environmentally aware, 88% to be exact.

The visual below will show you 7 sustainable business ideas:

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Managing your Health while being Conscientious of the Environment

Managing your Health while being Conscientious of the Environment | ecogreenlove

With a global pandemic still causing a fair share of commotion, we must continue to keep a careful eye on our health. The sickness itself, along with feelings of isolation, can cause us both physical and mental pain, and the proper precautions must be taken to stop these ailments in their tracks.

While humans need to stay healthy and strong, the same goes for the planet earth. Dangerous carbon emissions and the waste produced by humans continue to harm our environment. If you care about your health and the environment, then you may be surprised to learn that you can improve both at the same time! Below we will talk about how to take care of yourself and our planet simultaneously.

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