So, Your Trash Goes To The Incineration Plant. Now What?

Before the start of leading a more conscious lifestyle, I always had this assumption that biodegradable items are much better for the environment because it can break down. After all, we have been taught for a long time that…

Green Talk

Interview with Package Pals

Is your home full of packaging materials that you have kept since lockdown that you cannot bear to waste? Well, you would be glad to learn of Package Pals! Package Pals is a circular packaging initiative that aims to…

Sustainable Business

Blazing the Trail – Ricoh’s Comet Circle

If you‘ve been involved in the sustainability sector, like we have here at Ricoh, you most probably would have heard of the term ‘circular economy’. For governments, corporates and even individuals, the term ‘circular economy’ has become a key…

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Mining Mica – The True Costs Of Beauty Products

­­ No shovels, no pickaxes nor spades. Every morning, child miners trudge down deep into the depths of the small, dark, and man-made tunnels barefooted with zero protective gear. Using their bare hands, a stick, and a basket, they…

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Sustainable Products

18 Ways to Use a Stasher Bag

Ziploc bags – an essential item that is used in almost every household to store anything and everything. But, wait a minute. What if we told you that Ziploc bags were doing more harm than good and that you…

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Sustainable Living

10 Sustainable Fashion Brands to Know

Sustainable Fashion can be defined as clothing, shoes, and accessories that are manufactured, marketed, and used in the most sustainable manner possible. In fact, there are many different forms of sustainable fashion. The first is where your clothing, shoes,…

Sustainable Living

The Art of Reusing Containers

We feel you when we say it might be inevitable to incur takeaway waste during this period. With various F&B businesses disallowing BYO, the demand for single-use plastic products is soaring and takeaway supplies are even running out. Living…

Sustainable Products

The Wonders of Freedom Cups

“Just bought 1 and I’m a convert! So comfortable, don’t even feel it there. Easy to use, got it first try. Plus helping the environment and other women!” – Desiree “Convenient, clean, healthy and respectful to the environment. What…

Green Talk

Interview With treatsure

Would you believe me if I told you it was possible to eat hotel standard food for affordable prices? Not only this but also being able to help to reduce food waste at the same time? Well if you…

Sustainable Living

Exploring Consumers’ Food Waste Behaviours

Food waste occurs in every stage of the supply chain. However, do you know that food wastage is the highest on the consumer level?  An average household in Singapore throws away an estimated $258 worth of unconsumed food annually. That is equivalent to 86 plates of…