Zero Waste Chewing Gum-Plastic Free Chewing Gum

There are only a few natural and plastic free chewing gums available. Traditionally, chewing gum was made from chicle, a natural tree snap. Nowadays it's been replaced with artificial gum base made with plastic. I never thought, that the regular chewing gum, gum base is made with plastic. It's awful enough that chewing gum is packed in … Continue reading Zero Waste Chewing Gum-Plastic Free Chewing Gum

Zero Waste Halloween – Zero Waste Trick Or Treat Ideas

Halloween has turned into a scary social event. It's really scary to see the amount of waste produced, by just one night. There are not just trick or treat sweets that are wrapped in foil or plastic, it's also costumes made from polyester, so many different decorations made from plastic and a huge amount of food waste from Halloween … Continue reading Zero Waste Halloween – Zero Waste Trick Or Treat Ideas

Zero Waste Birthday – How to celebrate your Birthday without waste

I wanted to share some ideas, how to celebrate a birthday, without producing too much waste. Celebrations, like birthdays are a huge waste factor. Single use decoration, balloons, single use plates, cups and cutlery. Food and snacks out of packaging. Presents made from plastic, wrapped in wrapping paper. That's a lot! My daughter turned 4 this … Continue reading Zero Waste Birthday – How to celebrate your Birthday without waste