THE WHOLE TRUTH ABOUT THE EXCUSES SUPERMARKETS MAKE IN ORDER TO CONTINUE USING PLASTIC

The other day a clever person asked us a question:

“Do you know what has been the highest selling product in the supermarkets over the last few months?”
“Toilet paper?” we answered naively.
“No, plastic.”

The truth is that plastic has been King of the supermarkets for years now. If you have been to the […]

THE TRUTH, THE WHOLE TRUTH AND NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH ABOUT FAKE ECO-FRIENDLY PRODUCTS

Are all the zero waste products you buy really “green”? Can you trust that the eco-friendly products you have at home are the most environmentally and socially responsible?

No doubt you already know who Javier is, our co-founder. But what you may not know is that he is responsible for deciding which products are included […]

10 ECO-FRIENDLY PRODUCTS THAT YOU CAN MAKE FROM SCRATCH AT HOME (BECAUSE THE ENVIRONMENT NEEDS LESS STUFF)

If global crises teach us anything, it is to understand that we don’t need as much stuff as we thought. Don’t you agree?

Over the last 2 months we have been thrown in the deep end: buying only the essentials, many of us have realised that by freeing ourselves of so-called necessities we are actually […]

FOUR DELICIOUS AND HEALTHY PLASTIC-FREE RECIPES FOR A PICNIC AT HOME

Although we still can’t have afternoon tea in the park or raise a glass in the sunshine with the people we love, at Sinplástico we are committed to getting as much as we can out of the arrival of spring.

Therefore, with each and everyone safe and sound in their own house and of course […]

DO YOU WANT TO REDUCE THE PLASTIC AT YOUR PLACE? HERE ARE 5 MENTAL TRICKS YOU CAN USE

At the beginning, when you start reducing your plastic use at home, it is normal to create new habits to avoid this material on a daily basis: take your own reusable bottle to the office, put a fabric carry bag in your backpack, start shopping at local markets with your own containers, start to […]

IS IT POSSIBLE TO AVOID PLASTIC WHEN YOU LIVE IN A SMALL TOWN? THIS FAMILY OF 5 SHOWS US HOW IT’S DONE

This post is part of a new blog series called “Real plastic-free homes”, in which we show you how normal people, like you and us, reduce their plastic use. We do so, by sharing their achievements, showing the effort they put in and what they learn along the way, whilst not passing judgement but […]

TEN ECO-FRIENDLY BASIC ESSENTIALS THAT ARE CHEAPER AND MORE EFFECTIVE THAN THEIR REGULAR COUNTERPARTS

If there is one thing we can all agree on these days, it’s that this virus has caught us all by surprise.

The lock downs, the collapse of hospitals, the loss of human life… No one imagined this a month ago and it still looks like we have a long way to go to get […]

HOW TO LIVE THROUGH THIS LOCK DOWN PLASTIC-FREE

We are writing this post from home, still shocked by the situation.

We know that you are feeling the same way and first of all we want to try and lift your spirits sending you some good energy. We will overcome this crisis, just like we will the climate crisis, we will achieve it together. […]