Awesome read, [ Fruitnet.com Link ]. A Greek company Radiki Fruits is working with farmers to encourage growers to switch to organic! The demand for organics is growing globally, and at the same time is proving a markedly profitable opportunity for many farmers in poorer countries, helping them to cultivate a sustainable farming future.
The Zera™ Food Recycler turns your food scraps into ready-to-use, homemade fertilizer! Based on an average household’s waste, this thing can recycle a week's worth of food waste within 24 hours! That’s better soil for your garden, and less food waste in the landfill!
While some of us discovered last year we might have our KiwiSaver dollars invested in cluster bombs, landmines and tobacco, the good news is others are investing in clean energy and the financing of projects that lead to sustainable growth.
Citi will invest $100 billion over the next 10 years, financing activities aimed at reducing the impacts of climate change and creating sustainable... View details ⇨
Sweden is so good at recycling that they need rubbish from other countries to keep their recycling plants going. Why can't a small country like New Zealand be like Sweden? If you want to help make it happen take 2 mins to sign up to our platform and show business you care about waste: [ Goo.gl Link ]
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Our friends over at Shaky Isles are doing their bit for the environment. To reduce their impact on the environment, Shaky Isles coffee blends are fairly and ethically... View details ⇨
Can you name a sustainable brand? Recent research finds people have trouble recalling brands that are doing their bit for the planet. Know some? Let us know in the comments
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Plastic not plants We know a lot of you care about waste, and reducing it. Give your values a voice each time you swipe your eftpos card and let our growing number of accredited and insight businesses know it! Let’s make sustainable packaging the industry standard. SIGN UP and download the FREE Conscious Consumers App here [ Goo.gl Link ] add your values, and spend with businesses who care... View details ⇨
Our friends Innocent Packaging wanted a more sustainable toilet paper so they made it. smartass is made from 100% renewable, fast-growing sugarcane and bamboo fibres - no bleaches, inks, dyes, or perfumes either. Be kind to your butt and the planet ⠀
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Yes, Tesla made more money in the last quarter than the entire US oil industry made in a year. We can’t approach the challenges we face globally with the same mentality that got us there and Tesla and other upcoming cleantech ventures are proving that there are opportunities in clean technologies that will create economic prosperity, sustainable businesses and higher value jobs. Read more... View details ⇨
Every time you buy organic food, you are doing your part to restore and protect our bee populations ⠀
Here's why. Bees have a hugely important role in our global food system, cross-pollinating at least 30 percent of the world’s crops. Bees however have been in decline - one of the biggest threats to bees is exposure to toxic chemical pesticides through insecticides, herbicides, and... View details ⇨
A massive crack in Antarctica's Pine Island glacier has been spotted by NASA. Scientists state it will eventually cause a huge part of the ice shelf to break off, and when it does, it would reportedly be the largest event since the recorded iceberg calving in 2000. Read more about it here [ Ecowatch.com Link ]
Do you know where your food comes from? Or who made your clothes? Profit, sustainability and social good might not be mutually exclusive, but that’s changing!! In a world where your purchases might even have more influence than your political vote, think about what kind of impact you want your spend to have before swiping your eftpos card. Join us in creating a positive difference. SIGN UP and... View details ⇨
Philadelphia is one of the largest cities in the United States, it’s also one of the unhealthiest, with high rates of chronic diseases like obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease and hypertension. Pretty similar to public health issues we face locally.
This hospital took a less than convention approach to solving the problem. Partnering with a nonprofit advocate for local food systems,... View details ⇨
Summer vibes with the Organic Mechanic ☀ Keep an eye out for their limited edition summer kombucha available from Organic Mechanic Kombucha refill stations. Want to support local businesses doing good things? SIGN UP HERE [ Goo.gl Link ] and download the FREE Conscious Consumers App to find businesses who are doing their part and help good businesses grow!
Want to do your part for the environment? Supporting businesses who put the planet before profits and opt for sustainable packaging solutions. Generally speaking, the more convenient something is, the longer it's going to hang around on the planet. We don’t need to drill for oil to make a coffee cup, the solutions are here. Find businesses who support sustainable packaging solutions. SIGN UP... View details ⇨
Demonstrating global leadership, Brazil has pledged to rehabilitate 22 million hectares of forests, cropland and pastures over the next decade and a half
Possibly the largest restoration commitment ever made by a single nation, Brazil’s commitment under the Bonn Challenge will not only fight climate change but generate new jobs and boost Brazil’s economy through improved land productivity!... View details ⇨
Love coffee but hate waste? Our friends Kokako Organic Coffee are giving out double stamps when you BYO reusable coffee cup! It’s a double happy Find other businesses doing good things over on the Conscious Consumers App. SIGN UP to and download the FREE Conscious Consumers App here [ Goo.gl Link ]