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🍞The price of bread has surged sevenfold in Lebanon in just 1 month. 🛠️Toufic Hamdan, a Lebanese inventor, has developed a solar convection oven that could help to reduce the cost of bread production and make it more affordable for everyone. 🪞The oven uses large mirrors to capture the sun's rays and concentrate the heat. Which enables it to reach baking temperatures of up to 400 degrees Celsius. Head to the link here - https://goforzero.com.au/blogs/news Zero, Temperatures, Degrees, Heat, Solar Oven, News, Convection, Price, Convection Oven
🍞The price of bread has surged sevenfold in Lebanon in just 1 month. 🛠️Toufic Hamdan, a Lebanese inventor, has developed a solar convection oven that could help to reduce the cost of bread production and make it more affordable for everyone. 🪞The oven uses large mirrors to capture the sun's rays and concentrate the heat. Which enables it to reach baking temperatures of up to 400 degrees Celsius. Head to the link here - https://goforzero.com.au/blogs/news
🛞Tyres can also release harmful pollutants into the air, such as particulate matter and volatile organic compounds. 🌲In 2021, the global tyre industry emitted 1.1 billion tonnes of C02. To put that into perspective, that amount could cover London in a layer over 25 cm thick of C02! 👍️Tyre Stewardship Australia is a national scheme that’s working to reduce the environmental impact of tyres. Head to the link here - https://goforzero.com.au/blogs/news/the-rubber-side-of-climate-change Climate Change, London, Perspective, Stewardship, Release, Volatile Organic Compounds, Matter, Impact
🛞Tyres can also release harmful pollutants into the air, such as particulate matter and volatile organic compounds. 🌲In 2021, the global tyre industry emitted 1.1 billion tonnes of C02. To put that into perspective, that amount could cover London in a layer over 25 cm thick of C02! 👍️Tyre Stewardship Australia is a national scheme that’s working to reduce the environmental impact of tyres. Head to the link here - https://goforzero.com.au/blogs/news/the-rubber-side-of-climate-change
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Take 10% off your first order! It is our mission to Do Good for you and our planet! We challenge ourselves daily as a company and family to be 100% transparent. Our products are strictly researched to ensure they are 100% safe and toxin-free, packaged sustainably, and owned by passionate Australian & NZ families. Every conscious change helps, keep it up, you're doing great! 🙏
Did you know over 140 million people participated in Plastic-Free July in 2022? That's a new worldwide record! As we roll into July, it's time to gear up for the fun and impactful challenge that will help you reduce your plastic footprint and build habits to embrace an eco-friendly lifestyle. This blog will explore strategies and tips to tackle Plastic-Free July in Australia head-on and realistically. Let's avoid the overwhelm and make this PFJ (Plastic Free July) our best yet! People, Eco Friendly, Plastic Free July, Eco, Avoid, Plastic, Tackle, Strategies
Your realistic guide to Plastic-Free July!
Did you know over 140 million people participated in Plastic-Free July in 2022? That's a new worldwide record! As we roll into July, it's time to gear up for the fun and impactful challenge that will help you reduce your plastic footprint and build habits to embrace an eco-friendly lifestyle. This blog will explore strategies and tips to tackle Plastic-Free July in Australia head-on and realistically. Let's avoid the overwhelm and make this PFJ (Plastic Free July) our best yet!
Zero-Waste Shaving Routine
Goobye plastic razors! You might not have the smoothest pickup lines but you can have the smoothest & most sustainable shave...
Zero-Waste Flax Seed Crackers Recipe...
You know what I struggle to find plastic free that I LOVE!? Crackers! Especially being gluten free… until today! Get the full recipe...
Zero-waste travel essentials we've packed...
We're taking you on a journey, GFZs! A journey to a sustainable planet, and here's what we've packed you!
Fancy a zero-waste coffee routine?
We have brewed up another zero waste ‘How To’ for your sustainable journey, and are sharing easy steps to reduce waste from a simple everyday activity, COFFEE!
The benefits of natural perfumes you need to know...
Did you know mainstream spray perfumes can contain anywhere from 100-350 ingredients?! Yep. Crazy. You could say it smells! But fear not! Natural perfumes are the scent-er of our attention, and we’re about to tell you why…
Where to start your zero-waste journey...
Of course, reducing your waste isn’t quite as simple as flipping a switch. Whether you are brand new to the zero waste initiative or looking to take your efforts to the next level, we’ve put together a simple guide to help make the change! Follow along to discover how to start zero-waste living and begin contributing to a less wasteful Australia!
Department store giant Big W announces its launch of Toys forJoy! A toy recycke program with Terracycle! Recycling, Toys, Toy Brand, Toy Donation, Store, Toy, Recycling Programs, Free Toys
🧸 Toy recycling program launches!
Department store giant Big W announces its launch of Toys forJoy! A toy recycke program with Terracycle!
“Fast Fashion is like Fast Food, After the sugar rush, it just leaves a bad taste in your mouth”... Circular fashion is all about keeping clothing in use over and over again. The sustainable clothing legends Arnhem Clothing, based in Byron Bay, Australia, have launched their Circulate program where the community can buy and sell pre-loved Arnhem styles over and over ... Arnhem, Clothing, Fashion, Sustainable Clothing, What Is Fast Fashion, Fast Fashion, Second Hand Stores, Change Maker
Arnhem Clothing Circulate Program | Go For Zero
“Fast Fashion is like Fast Food, After the sugar rush, it just leaves a bad taste in your mouth”... Circular fashion is all about keeping clothing in use over and over again. The sustainable clothing legends Arnhem Clothing, based in Byron Bay, Australia, have launched their Circulate program where the community can buy and sell pre-loved Arnhem styles over and over ...
I promise I will try to keep the bee puns to a minimum, it's an easy one to work with, but I don't want to bee that gal… Let’s dive straight into this story where they are literally paving the way for the future of bees! A UK based company called Green & Blue, have designed bricks to house and keep bees safe while also being durable enough to build our houses too!! Read more… Bricks, Brick Building, Farming Techniques, Brick Paving, Brick, Durable, Bee Friendly, Bee Friendly Plants
Bricks built to save the 🐝!
I promise I will try to keep the bee puns to a minimum, it's an easy one to work with, but I don't want to bee that gal… Let’s dive straight into this story where they are literally paving the way for the future of bees! A UK based company called Green & Blue, have designed bricks to house and keep bees safe while also being durable enough to build our houses too!! Read more…
Conservationists Buy Fishing License to Protect Great Barrier Reef Marine Wildlife. I know what you’re thinking… Fishing License and protecting marine life aren’t usually in the same sentence… Read more… Great Barrier Reef, Marine Life, Marine Conservation, Marine Turtle, Marine, Reef, Endangered, Torres Strait Islander
Good Earth News Blog | Fishing Licence Saving The Great Barrier Reef
Conservationists Buy Fishing License to Protect Great Barrier Reef Marine Wildlife. I know what you’re thinking… Fishing License and protecting marine life aren’t usually in the same sentence… Read more…
Algae Tiles Filter Water Happy Climate Earth News Designers, Industrial, Surface Water, Clean Water, Water Waste, Contaminated Water, Charcoal Water Filter
Algae Tiles Used to Filter Water | Happy Earth News Blog
💦ROUGHLY 70% OF INDIAS SURFACE WATER IS UNFIT FOR CONSUMPTION ↠ Industrial wastewater is a major contributor to this number. This includes textiles releasing dyes and unwanted chemicals into rivers which contaminates bathing and drinking water. This type of water was quite difficult to clean in rural towns until a group of designers and biochemical engineers at a London University developed a leaf shape tile that cleans water. How?! The tile is coated with an algae-infused hydrogel that captur