3 MONEY SAVING REASONS THAT WILL CONVINCE THOSE AROUND YOU TO GO ZERO WASTE

“Living plastic-free is expensive”, “zero waste is for rich people”, “I can’t afford to buy in bulk”. No doubt some of these comments sound familiar, right? Although it is true, that in general, plastic-free products cost more, it is also true that following a plastic-free lifestyle is also cheaper. Does that sound like a contradiction … Continue reading “3 MONEY SAVING REASONS THAT WILL CONVINCE THOSE AROUND YOU TO GO ZERO WASTE”

10 PLASTIC-FREE PRODUCTS THAT ARE SO GOOD EVEN YOUR ECO- SCEPTIC COUSIN WILL WANT TO USE THEM

This Plastic Free July we have decided to help you convince those around you of the lesser known advantages reducing plastic can offer. Therefore, our team has brainstormed ideas to remind ourselves of the products our friends and family fell in love with, even if they are not interested in living plastic-free in the slightest. … Continue reading “10 PLASTIC-FREE PRODUCTS THAT ARE SO GOOD EVEN YOUR ECO- SCEPTIC COUSIN WILL WANT TO USE THEM”

OUR SUPERHERO MOVES TO HELP CONVINCE PEOPLE AROUND YOU TO START REDUCING THEIR PLASTIC

If there is something that brings us all together when trying to live plastic-free, it’s the fact that we haven’t always lived this way. Before finding zero waste, you (like us) must have gotten home with dozens of plastic containers, supermarket bags, food trays covered with plastic cling-film and a number of plastic drink bottles. … Continue reading “OUR SUPERHERO MOVES TO HELP CONVINCE PEOPLE AROUND YOU TO START REDUCING THEIR PLASTIC”

HOW TO PLANT URBAN VEGETABLE GARDEN THAT IS ECO-FRIENDLY AND PLASTIC FREE – WHITH CÉ RODRÍGUEZ FROM “EN20METROS”

Have you ever tried to have a vegetable patch in an apartment? Or have you tried to make the most of a small courtyard, rooftop or balcony to plant food and be more self-sufficient? If the answer is yes, you are going to love this interview with Cé Rodríguez. Cé is the agrotuber behind the … Continue reading “HOW TO PLANT URBAN VEGETABLE GARDEN THAT IS ECO-FRIENDLY AND PLASTIC FREE – WHITH CÉ RODRÍGUEZ FROM “EN20METROS””

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY: 70 THINGS YOU CAN DO TODAY TO TAKE BETTER CARE OF OUR BEAUTIFUL PLANET

Here at Sinplástico we have been talking long and hard for years about how to reduce the plastic you use at your place. However, we still can’t forget that we live within an ecosystem in which every little action counts. Therefore, to celebrate World Environment Day we have put together a post with 70 steps, … Continue reading “WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY: 70 THINGS YOU CAN DO TODAY TO TAKE BETTER CARE OF OUR BEAUTIFUL PLANET”

YOUR WOODEN TOOTHBRUSH IS NOW AVAIABLE IN A LOCALLY MADE VERSION

When we started on this plastic-free journey, finding a toothbrush that was not made of this particular material was quite a quest. Therefore, when we created Sinplástico in 2014, one of the first products we launched was a wooden toothbrush with natural sterilized bristles. It was local, eco-friendly and 100% plastic-free… but not vegan. So, … Continue reading “YOUR WOODEN TOOTHBRUSH IS NOW AVAIABLE IN A LOCALLY MADE VERSION”

SOAP FROM MARSEILLE: HOW TO CLEAN YOUR HOUSE FROM TOP TO BOTTOM (YEP, NEVERY NOOK AND CRANNY) WITH A BLOCK OF SOAP THAT COSTS LESS THAN €5

Truth be told, we are not really all that keen on writing love letters. But, if one day we had to write one to our most loved product, we know which one we would choose: it would have to be the soap from Marseille that has stolen our heart. It is, without a shadow of … Continue reading “SOAP FROM MARSEILLE: HOW TO CLEAN YOUR HOUSE FROM TOP TO BOTTOM (YEP, NEVERY NOOK AND CRANNY) WITH A BLOCK OF SOAP THAT COSTS LESS THAN €5”

6 PACKAGED SUPERMARKET PRODUCTS YOU CAN MAKE AT HOME IN 15 MINUTES

Surely, there are foods you miss eating since you have started on your plastic reducing journey: products that you can’t find without packaging and that you miss seeing in your kitchen cupboard. The truth is, we do too. Therefore, this post is dedicated to sharing some simple and quick recipes for making these types of … Continue reading “6 PACKAGED SUPERMARKET PRODUCTS YOU CAN MAKE AT HOME IN 15 MINUTES”