This month, in our first challenge, we will help you reduce your use of plastic bags when it comes to go shopping.
In our Manifesto #ILivePlasticFree we invite you to consume and connect with the environment in a new way and thus give steps towards a plastic-free life.
In our interviews, one of the most surprising things is when we name examples of everyday objects made out of, also, plastic. Here are some of these objects you would never expect to have it. Surely more than one will surprise you:
Summer holidays are here, and we wanted to share with you some easy and very useful tips to avoid a jump in your plastic consumption. During the holidays we change our habits and it can be complicated to find plastic-free alternative where we are on vacation.
At Sinplastico we have been living with next to no plastic for a number of years. This significant change has made our lives better, healthier and greener. Today we would like to share with you the first 3 steps we took on our quest for a plastic-free life.
Cleaning is one of the most plastic consuming activities. The packaging of cleaning products, disposable wipes, synthetic sponges or brushes fulfill our homes with plastic that can be easily avoided following these simple tips: First, ask yourself whether you really need the product you are going to buy. Much of the marketing of cleaning products … Continue reading “TIPS FOR A PLASTIC-FREE HOME CLEANING”
Every year 89 billions of plastic water bottles are consumed around the world, 40% of them in Europe. In this post, we want to share with you 4 good reasons to stop buying bottled water and some tips to avoid it. Why do we advise not to drink bottled water? Bottled water has a huge … Continue reading “REASONS AND TIPS TO SAY GOODBYE TO BOTTLED WATER”
A few weeks ago, we published a post about plastic free showering. Then, we mentioned the issue of plastic microbeads hiden in our shower gels, shampoos and body scrubs. In this post, we are going to explain what these microbeads are, what problem they pose and how to identify and avoid them. What are microbeads? … Continue reading “HOW TO AVOID MICROBEADS IN COSMETICS”