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Costa Rica Has Banned Styrofoam — A Major Win for the Environment

Costa Rica Has Banned Styrofoam — A Major Win for the Environment
Fines for using styrofoam range from about $760 to $7,600.

Pass back your old mobile phones!

Pass back your old mobile phones!
You can save the natural habitat of chimpanzees and gorillas with your old, useless phones!

The current price of plastic does not factor in the environmental cost

The current price of plastic does not factor in the environmental cost
Take a sneak peek into the factory with edible plates!

Zerowaste grocery shopping flashmob in 18 Hungarian cities

Zerowaste grocery shopping flashmob in 18 Hungarian cities
Will you join?

6 easy steps for a bird-friendly garden or balcony

6 easy steps for a bird-friendly garden or balcony
What can you do to protects birds?

China and India help make planet leafier

China and India help make planet leafier
Are you concerned about air pollution? Finally some good news!

1000 hours outside challange

1000 hours outside challange
According to studies, most children in Europe tend to spend less time outside than prison inmates, who are guaranteed 2 hours outside daily. A new American challenge is encouraging parents to have their kids spend outside 1000 hours a year.

Fizz Free February - have you joined yet?

Fizz Free February - have you joined yet?
The campaign is targeted particularly at young adults and children and aims to break the habitual consumption of drinks with added sugar, which can lead to obesity and tooth decay.

Czech Supermarkets Required To Give All Unsold Food To Charity

Czech Supermarkets Required To Give All Unsold Food To Charity
How about reading some positive news after all the crises of 2018?

A brief guide to Zero-Waste food packing and takeaway

A brief guide to Zero-Waste food packing and takeaway
Would you like to create less plastic waste, but you don't know where to start? You can simply replace disposable plastic packaging with easy-to-clean durable alternatives. We collected the some advives as a starting point.

Eight months on, is the world's most drastic plastic bag ban working?

Eight months on, is the world's most drastic plastic bag ban working?
Waterways are clearer, the food chain is less contaminated with plastic – and there are fewer “flying toilets”. Find out more from this article of The Guardian!

4+1 Greener Alternatives of Balloon Releases

4+1 Greener Alternatives of Balloon Releases
More and more animals are injured because of balloon releases. We challange you to try a greener tradition!

Grow Tiny Superfoods at Home!

Grow Tiny Superfoods at Home!
What's the difference between microgreens and sprouts? How to grow them? Here’s our guide to get the most benefits out of these nutritional powerhouses!

Washing Up with a Squash?

Washing Up with a Squash?
An all-natural sponge? No we are not talking about the sea creature! At first glance you’d think it’s just a piece of squash, yet it is so much more!

We are 10 years old!

We are 10 years old!
That’s right, we’ve received our first order in March of 2008! Thank you for being partners in our mission!

We Dare You to Eat Your Plate!

We Dare You to Eat Your Plate!
A new 100% natural, edible alternative of plastic plates could help ditch the plastic waste of large events. Find out more from our article!

Everything you need to know about palm oil!

Everything you need to know about palm oil!
Palm oil production causes many problems and if you don't pay attention, this oil will show up in your cupboard and bathroom. Read our article to find out more about the issue and what you can do to against the destruction!

It’s official! EU considers BPA an endocrine disruptor!

It’s official! EU considers BPA an endocrine disruptor!
This is a huge deal for our environment and human health too, as it is necessary for the strict EU level regulation of endocrine disruptors in the future.
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We run on renewable energy!

We run on renewable energy!
From January 2017 our stores and website use renewable energy. Our electricity comes from the first Hungarian wind energy plant in Kulcs. We feel great about this decision, because now our customers can be sure that our electricity is as green as our products.

New design, new features!

New design, new features!
We've reached a major milestone in the history of Ecoizm.com! Our new website comes with several innovative features, that will help you choose the best options, and maintain a green lifestyle.

Natural Surface Treatments: Waxes and Oils

Natural Surface Treatments: Waxes and Oils
Natural, plant based oils and waxes have been used for centuries, but the products of the modern chemical industry replaced them for a while. Now, as we gain more awareness in environmental and health issues, a renaissance of these amazing toxic-free materials has started.

Natural Paints for a Healthier Home

Natural Paints for a Healthier Home
Be careful when choosing a paint, and spend your days in a house without harsh chemicals on its walls!