Responsible consumption

4 PLASTIC-FREE PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS THAT YOU CAN MAKE AT HOME

Everyone likes to pamper themselves every now and then.
However, we don’t believe it’s necessary to buy all the products that the advertisements say we need, and that are nearly always sold in plastic and/or contain toxic chemicals, to do so.

In fact, we prefer to use those alternative personal care products that make us feel good, […]

THE SINPLÁSTICO TEAM´S TIPS FOR REDUCING YOUR CARBON FOOTPRINT IN 2021

Have you already made your list of resolutions for 2021? You know what we mean: this year I’m going to learn another language, I’m going to go to the gym every single day, I’m going to call my family more often…
Perhaps you have already thought it over, or maybe not. What we are sure about […]

NO MORE PERFUMES: INSTEAD SOME USEFU PLASTIC-FREE “LITTLE SOMETHINGS” YOUR NEAREST AND DEAREST WILL THANK YOU FOR (AND NO DOUBT A FEW YOU HADN´T THOUGHT OF)

You know what? You don’t have to give presents this Christmas. No really, you don’t have to.

Giving gifts is not a compulsory tradition, even though it feels like it is.

That said, if you choose to give a gift these holidays, we get it. We too like making someone’s day, especially that of our friends and […]

THE WHOLE TRUTH ABOUT WHAT LIES BEHIND YOUR BUYING HABITS.WITH LAURA VILLADIEGO, OF “CARRO DE COMBATE” (“Fighting trolley” in English)

At Sinplástico we are a shop that fights against consumerism, even though it sounds contradictory. We know what an impact irresponsible and thoughtless buying has on the environment, on waste and on people’s happiness.

Therefore, as of last year, we have closed our shop on Black Friday as a type of protest and we do not […]

MARION’S TOP TEN TIPS FOR REDUCING YOUR DIGITAL ENVIRONMENTAL FOOTPRINT WHILST WORKING ONLINE FROM HOME

As a business with an e-shop and that works with the help of the internet towards achieving a world that is more respectful of our planet, there is a topic that has been on our minds for some time now: our digital carbon or environmental footprint.
Although the internet has of course had a positive impact […]

6 BLEACH-FREE & PLASTIC-FREE PRODUCTS FOR CLEANING AND DISINFECTING YOUR HOME

Since the COVID19 pandemic turned up in our lives, cleaning and disinfecting has become a popular topic of conversation.

Over the last few months we have seen how bleach has been used willy-nilly , even in green spaces, such as our beaches. In our homes too, disinfecting products are starting to accumulate. These products are not […]

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 much […]

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 use […]