The complex truth behind your purchase

  Everything you buy has a story. Someone designed it, someone made it, someone sold it, someone dismantled it or buried it. The truth is that many of the products sold in the West, consumed like it has no value, has left an environmental stain on its original birthplace. Manufacturing Indonesia Let’s take clothing. H&M, …

Buy Nothing Day/ Black Friday

In the run-up to Black Friday, we will see more advertising on TV, the internet, social media, and even newspapers. When is s a good deal not really a good deal? When it kills the planet, as is the case with consumerism and the endless cycle of buying and discarding. The guys at The Story …

Buy Nothing Day 2020

Mark your calendars! Buy Nothing Day is coming up! This year we can celebrate this day of conscious non-consumption on Friday, November 27th. Buy Nothing Day was founded by artist Ted Dave in September of 1992 in Vancouver, Canada. However, Adbusters , cofounded by Kalle Lasn, made the concept popular. This year, Thanksgiving falls on November 26th, and since Black Friday always …

PLASTIC- FREE JULY: DAY 30

𝐃𝐄𝐎𝐃𝐎𝐑𝐀𝐍𝐓 ⁣ ⁣ We usually make our own and use an old glass Nivea full-on bottle to store our deodorant. We use one of the many online recipes that use coconut oil, arrowroot/ cornstarch, baking soda and essential oil.⁣ ⁣ I bought this @lamazuma solid deo to see how long it would last, how effective it was and …