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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!

Zerowaste grocery shopping flashmob in 18 Hungarian cities

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

The #trashtag challenge: why the big litter cleanup is an online trend we can all get behind

The #trashtag challenge: why the big litter cleanup is an online trend we can all get behind
From throwing buckets of ice to jumping out of moving cars, internet challenges can be silly or reckless. But the latest one is finally worthwhile. Read more in this article!

Save energy, save money and stay warm in the winter

Save energy, save money and stay warm in the winter
Don't heat the street! Make sure your home is draft proof, here is how you can do it.
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Long weekends in October and November - special opening hours

Long weekends in October and November - special opening hours
There are several long weekends in October and November due to public holidays. Check our autumn schedule in this article.

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!

Brussels has an ingenious solution to wasteful takeout containers

Brussels has an ingenious solution to wasteful takeout containers
The article of TreeHugger reports another great solution to the plastic problem: Brussels tackles waste with reusable tiffin containers!