Tag: environment

How important is waste separation?

Waste is something that we’re all used to dealing with in our daily lives (even if you decide to live more minimalist), but it isn’t something we enjoy dealing with. Any steps we need to take to dispose of our unused products or packaging is simply put: inconvenient. With...

Are hybrid cars better for the environment?

In most developed countries, policies have been announced to phase out gas-powered cars over the next 10 – 20 years. Most of these policies aim to ensure that zero emission cars are the only cars sold after this period. That means we’re in quite a strange period at the...

Minimalism and the Environment

The bubble effect of the internet means we’ve ran into minimalism approximately a thousand times. I’m not sure what it is. Maybe people who wanna go green are also interested in improving other parts of their lifestyle. Maybe the aesthetics just go together well. Whatever it is, they pop...

The environmental cost of smartphones

If you’re reading this, the chances are you have a smartphone. In our increasingly connected world where we depend on technology to get through our daily lives, having a smartphone just makes sense for a lot of people. To most, they probably seem like little blocks of magic that...