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How to Turn Kids Into an Eco-Warrior During Self-Isolation

  The air is less polluted, the sky clearer and the water cleaner. Self-isolation and social distancing have, to an extent, reduced the carbon footprint ,giving the planet a chance to breathe and wildlife to be restored. Staying indoors and practicing good hygiene is the single most important thing every individual should be doing during these testing times around the globe.  On the other hand, while taking these safety measures, another practice we could carry out while indoors is to incorporate sustainability into our lifestyle. Along with ourselves, let’s also take this opportunity of self-isolation for the future leaders of this planet,and the kids, and teach them the simple steps of becoming an eco-warrior from their own home. We can...

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Upcycling Industrial Solid Waste to Glorious Items

Industries all around produce large amounts of waste and do not always know how to deal with it, while artists and designers are always on the lookout of sourcing new materials for inspiration. So, what’s the best idea? Bring them together and create something that one could have never imagined. When waste is transformed into art this is called upcycling. While recycling involves transforming materials, upcycling involves taking waste and changing its function. As far as industrial waste is concerned we picture waste tires, tubes, scrap metal, furniture, appliances and vehicles, construction debris and so on. After use, these usually end up in landfills which as a result affects the environment. Therefore, upcycling these wastes would mean avoiding this and conceiving...

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Leave No Trace: Essentials for Nature Friendly Camping

The best time to camp around Australia is between October and April when the weather is just perfect and the beauty of nature can be thoroughly enjoyed. Pookipoiga recommends a list of practical and earth-conscious items that you should carry for a green camping experience and a sustainable connection with nature.   CUTLERY & FOOD STORAGE Reusable Cups – For those cold days or nights in the wild, warm up by having hot coffee in Earth Bottle’s Reusable Coffee Cup which is made of 18/8 stainless steel and capable of keeping your hot beverage warmer for a long time. Whearas, if you want to retain your sense of style whilst being socially responsible and environmentally friendly, sip your drink in KeepCup’s Changemakers that is designed...

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Environmentally-Friendly Care for Your Furry Friends

Just as how real and authentic the relationship between human and pet is, so should be the care for the four-legged family member. Using natural and organic components that are safe for both pets and the planet is the first step of sustainable pet parenting that must be practiced for safe and healthy grooming and taming!                               No matter whether your pet pals are high maintenance or low maintenance, Pookipoiga offers a variety of eco-friendly pet care products ranging from poop bags to shampoo that help you get into the green routine which as a result help reduce your pet’s planetary pawprint! On a mission to try...

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Wren Design – Paper Bags to Carry in Style

When it comes to innovation with paper, Wren Design is the one. A company recognized for producing remarkable accessories that are made from recycled packaging paper which is fused to the fabric and coated to be water-resistant, WREN’s range of products includes laptop bags, device covers, and gift stationery. A combination of simple design and eco-friendly manufacturing the Wren Design holds a reputation for sustainable manufacturing, fair business ethics, innovation, and quality workmanship.   How it’s done Ok firstly, recycled brown paper is collected from a local packaging factory. This is then screen-printed, fused to special cotton that makes it strong enough to stitch, which is later coated with Nano Liquid Glass to be water-resistant. The treatment using fusion and coating...

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