Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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It's an old-school environmental slogan that still has merit. If each of us implemented the three R's, we could drastically reduce our personal environmental footprints.

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Right now, disposable PPE is being used by the tons. Hand sanitizer, masks and disposable gloves are everywhere. And while masks can be reusable, gloves can't. So, when a representative from @ecoglovesofficial got in touch with me partway through the lockdown, by interest was piqued. We need alternatives to disposable gloves now more than ever. Follow the link for an honest review of eco gloves! >>>> #ecogloves #plasticfree #plasticfreeliving #ppe #greenliving #sustainable #ecofriendly

Is there a sustainable alternative to disposable plastic gloves?

Right now, disposable PPE is being used by the tons. Hand sanitizer, masks and disposable gloves are everywhere. And while masks can be reusable, gloves can't. So, when a representative from @ecoglovesofficial got in touch with me partway through the lockdown, by interest was piqued. We need alternatives to disposable gloves now more than ever. Follow the link for an honest review of eco gloves! >>>> #ecogloves #plasticfree #plasticfreeliving #ppe #greenliving #sustainable #ecofriendly

Right now, disposable PPE is being used by the tons. Hand sanitizer, masks and disposable gloves are everywhere. And while masks can be reusable, gloves can't. So, when a representative from @ecoglovesofficial got in touch with me partway through the lockdown, by interest was piqued. We need alternatives to disposable gloves now more than ever. Follow the link for an honest review of eco gloves! >>>> #ecogloves #plasticfree #plasticfreeliving #ppe #greenliving #sustainable #ecofriendly

An honest review of Eco Gloves

Right now, disposable PPE is being used by the tons. Hand sanitizer, masks and disposable gloves are everywhere. And while masks can be reusable, gloves can't. So, when a representative from @ecoglovesofficial got in touch with me partway through the lockdown, by interest was piqued. We need alternatives to disposable gloves now more than ever. Follow the link for an honest review of eco gloves! >>>> #ecogloves #plasticfree #plasticfreeliving #ppe #greenliving #sustainable #ecofriendly

Eco Gloves market their product as looking like plastic and feeling like plastic, but "doesn't take 1000 years to breakdown." They don't contain latex, powder, parabens, phthalates, petroleum distillates, or artificial colorants. They are 100% certified compostable and can be composted at home or commercially. Excellent, we're on the right track! But how do they really work? >>>> #disposablegloves #ppe #sustainability #plasticfree #ecogloves #green #ecofriendly #plasticfreeliving

Is there a sustainable alternative to disposable plastic gloves?

Eco Gloves market their product as looking like plastic and feeling like plastic, but "doesn't take 1000 years to breakdown." They don't contain latex, powder, parabens, phthalates, petroleum distillates, or artificial colorants. They are 100% certified compostable and can be composted at home or commercially. Excellent, we're on the right track! But how do they really work? >>>> #disposablegloves #ppe #sustainability #plasticfree #ecogloves #green #ecofriendly #plasticfreeliving

As a fabric, denim is versatile, hardy, trendy and classic. Like a good bottle of wine, jeans are widely considered to get even better with age. So, that must mean they are a pretty sustainable fabric? Follow the link to find out the truth about jeans! >>>> #jeans #sustainablefashion #fashion #denim #sustainability #sustainableliving #greenliving #momjeans #fallfashion

How green is it to wear denim?

As a fabric, denim is versatile, hardy, trendy and classic. Like a good bottle of wine, jeans are widely considered to get even better with age. So, that must mean they are a pretty sustainable fabric? Follow the link to find out the truth about jeans! >>>> #jeans #sustainablefashion #fashion #denim #sustainability #sustainableliving #greenliving #momjeans #fallfashion

Many fashion brands have said the same thing I do about green products.If there is an alternative that doesn’t compromise quality, durability, sustainability and longevity, they’ll use it. The fact that many major fashion houses aren’t using leather alternatives yet says something. So, is classic leather a sustainable fabric? Follow the link to find out! >>>> #sustainablefashion #fashion #leather #veganleather #fastfashion #greenliving #ecofriendly #fabric #plasticfree Sustainable Fabrics, Sustainable Living, Sustainable Fashion, Second Hand Clothing Stores, Green Companies, Green Products, Eco Friendly House, Green Life, Classic Leather

Is leather an eco-friendly material?

Many fashion brands have said the same thing I do about green products.If there is an alternative that doesn’t compromise quality, durability, sustainability and longevity, they’ll use it. The fact that many major fashion houses aren’t using leather alternatives yet says something. So, is classic leather a sustainable fabric? Follow the link to find out! >>>> #sustainablefashion #fashion #leather #veganleather #fastfashion #greenliving #ecofriendly #fabric #plasticfree

The answer to leather is simple if you don’t believe animals should be a part of either food or clothing. But for the rest of us, the middle ground between believing leather is a responsible byproduct of another industry and adamantly refusing to wear things that mark us as uncaring to animals leaves us confused. Follow the link to find out if leather is sustainable or not! >>>> #leather #sustainablefashion #fashion #animalproducts #byproduct #fastfashion #fauxleather #veganleather… Second Hand Clothing Stores, Second Hand Clothes, Cow Leather, Vegan Leather, Green Products, Live A Little, Green Life, Classic Leather, Fast Fashion

How Green Is It To Wear Leather?

The answer to leather is simple if you don’t believe animals should be a part of either food or clothing. But for the rest of us, the middle ground between believing leather is a responsible byproduct of another industry and adamantly refusing to wear things that mark us as uncaring to animals leaves us confused. Follow the link to find out if leather is sustainable or not! >>>> #leather #sustainablefashion #fashion #animalproducts #byproduct #fastfashion #fauxleather #veganleather…

When we talk about sustainable fashion, animal rights should be a part of the conversation. On the other hand, as long as animals are raised for meat, it’s wasteful not to use every part. Industry experts argue that leather used as a byproduct of the meat industry, and tanned with vegetables is pretty eco-friendly. It’s the tanning part that brings leather down a few notches. Just how far down? Follow the link to find out! >>>> #sustainablefashion #fashion #leather #veganleather #fastfashion Sustainable Living, Sustainable Fashion, Second Hand Clothing Stores, Green Companies, Green Products, Eco Friendly House, Green Life, Animal Rights, Fast Fashion

How Green Is It To Wear Leather?

When we talk about sustainable fashion, animal rights should be a part of the conversation. On the other hand, as long as animals are raised for meat, it’s wasteful not to use every part. Industry experts argue that leather used as a byproduct of the meat industry, and tanned with vegetables is pretty eco-friendly. It’s the tanning part that brings leather down a few notches. Just how far down? Follow the link to find out! >>>> #sustainablefashion #fashion #leather #veganleather #fastfashion

Many fashion brands have said the same thing I do about green products.If there is an alternative that doesn’t compromise quality, durability, sustainability and longevity, they’ll use it. The fact that many major fashion houses aren’t using leather alternatives yet says something. So, is classic leather a sustainable fabric? Follow the link to find out! >>>> #sustainablefashion #fashion #leather #veganleather #fastfashion #greenliving #ecofriendly #fabric #plasticfree Sustainable Fabrics, Sustainable Living, Sustainable Fashion, Second Hand Clothing Stores, Second Hand Clothes, Cow Leather, Vegan Leather, Green Companies, Green Products

Is leather considered a sustainable fabric?

Many fashion brands have said the same thing I do about green products.If there is an alternative that doesn’t compromise quality, durability, sustainability and longevity, they’ll use it. The fact that many major fashion houses aren’t using leather alternatives yet says something. So, is classic leather a sustainable fabric? Follow the link to find out! >>>> #sustainablefashion #fashion #leather #veganleather #fastfashion #greenliving #ecofriendly #fabric #plasticfree

A new study found plastic particles in the rain in a remote part of the U.S.   The most alarming question this study raises is how much plastic waste permeates the air, water and soil of Earth, regardless of proximity to urban areas? Scientists say plastic is virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #chemicals #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome Green Companies, Plastic Pollution, Plastic Waste, Eco Friendly House, Green Life, Sustainable Living, Natural World, Zero Waste, Scientists

It's raining plastic.

A new study found plastic particles in the rain in a remote part of the U.S. The most alarming question this study raises is how much plastic waste permeates the air, water and soil of Earth, regardless of proximity to urban areas? Scientists say plastic is virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #chemicals #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome

The answer to leather is simple if you don’t believe animals should be a part of either food or clothing. But for the rest of us, the middle ground between believing leather is a responsible byproduct of another industry and adamantly refusing to wear things that mark us as uncaring to animals leaves us confused. Follow the link to find out if leather is sustainable or not! >>>> #leather #sustainablefashion #fashion #animalproducts #byproduct #fastfashion #fauxleather #veganleather… Second Hand Clothing Stores, Second Hand Clothes, Cow Leather, Vegan Leather, Fast Fashion, Love Fashion, Ethical Shoes, Sustainable Fashion, Sustainable Living

Is leather an eco-friendly material?

The answer to leather is simple if you don’t believe animals should be a part of either food or clothing. But for the rest of us, the middle ground between believing leather is a responsible byproduct of another industry and adamantly refusing to wear things that mark us as uncaring to animals leaves us confused. Follow the link to find out if leather is sustainable or not! >>>> #leather #sustainablefashion #fashion #animalproducts #byproduct #fastfashion #fauxleather #veganleather…

The recent study in the Rockies found plastic coming down in the rain is consistent with other studies that found microplastics in the Pyrenees, in UK lakes and rivers, in US groundwater and in the deepest reaches of the ocean. Plastic waste is now virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome #sustainability Plastic Pollution, Plastic Waste, What Next, Green Life, Sustainable Living, Natural World, Sustainability, How To Find Out, Green Companies

Plastic is now coming down in the rain.

The recent study in the Rockies found plastic coming down in the rain is consistent with other studies that found microplastics in the Pyrenees, in UK lakes and rivers, in US groundwater and in the deepest reaches of the ocean. Plastic waste is now virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome #sustainability

A new study found plastic particles in the rain in a remote part of the U.S.   The most alarming question this study raises is how much plastic waste permeates the air, water and soil of Earth, regardless of proximity to urban areas? Scientists say plastic is virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #chemicals #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome Green Companies, Plastic Pollution, Plastic Waste, Eco Friendly House, What Next, Green Life, Sustainable Living, Natural World, Zero Waste

Plastic is now coming down in the rain.

A new study found plastic particles in the rain in a remote part of the U.S. The most alarming question this study raises is how much plastic waste permeates the air, water and soil of Earth, regardless of proximity to urban areas? Scientists say plastic is virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #chemicals #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome

The answer to leather is simple if you don’t believe animals should be a part of either food or clothing. But for the rest of us, the middle ground between believing leather is a responsible byproduct of another industry and adamantly refusing to wear things that mark us as uncaring to animals leaves us confused. Follow the link to find out if leather is sustainable or not! >>>> #leather #sustainablefashion #fashion #animalproducts #byproduct #fastfashion #fauxleather #veganleather… Sustainable Fabrics, Sustainable Living, Sustainable Fashion, Second Hand Clothing Stores, Green Companies, Eco Friendly House, Green Life, Fast Fashion, Zero Waste

Is leather considered a sustainable fabric?

The answer to leather is simple if you don’t believe animals should be a part of either food or clothing. But for the rest of us, the middle ground between believing leather is a responsible byproduct of another industry and adamantly refusing to wear things that mark us as uncaring to animals leaves us confused. Follow the link to find out if leather is sustainable or not! >>>> #leather #sustainablefashion #fashion #animalproducts #byproduct #fastfashion #fauxleather #veganleather…

A new study found plastic particles in the rain in a remote part of the U.S.   The most alarming question this study raises is how much plastic waste permeates the air, water and soil of Earth, regardless of proximity to urban areas? Scientists say plastic is virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #chemicals #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome Plastic Pollution, Plastic Waste, Green Life, Zero Waste, Scientists, Reuse, My House, How To Find Out, Environment

With plastic literally raining down on us, are we safe?

A new study found plastic particles in the rain in a remote part of the U.S. The most alarming question this study raises is how much plastic waste permeates the air, water and soil of Earth, regardless of proximity to urban areas? Scientists say plastic is virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #chemicals #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome

The recent study in the Rockies found plastic coming down in the rain is consistent with other studies that found microplastics in the Pyrenees, in UK lakes and rivers, in US groundwater and in the deepest reaches of the ocean. Plastic waste is now virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome #sustainability Plastic Pollution, Plastic Waste, Eco Friendly House, Pyrenees, Green Life, Sustainable Living, Natural World, Zero Waste, Rivers

With plastic literally raining down on us, are we safe?

The recent study in the Rockies found plastic coming down in the rain is consistent with other studies that found microplastics in the Pyrenees, in UK lakes and rivers, in US groundwater and in the deepest reaches of the ocean. Plastic waste is now virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome #sustainability

The recent study in the Rockies found plastic coming down in the rain is consistent with other studies that found microplastics in the Pyrenees, in UK lakes and rivers, in US groundwater and in the deepest reaches of the ocean. Plastic waste is now virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome #sustainability Green Companies, Plastic Waste, Eco Friendly House, What Next, Pyrenees, Green Life, Sustainable Living, Zero Waste, Rivers

It's raining plastic.

The recent study in the Rockies found plastic coming down in the rain is consistent with other studies that found microplastics in the Pyrenees, in UK lakes and rivers, in US groundwater and in the deepest reaches of the ocean. Plastic waste is now virtually everywhere on Earth, and often more than we can see. Follow the link to find out more. >>>> #science #studies #rain #plasticpollution #plastic #plasticfree #toxicfree #nature #greenliving #sustainablehome #sustainability