Stephanie Dedeaux

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This wood & wool box could be a green alternative to foam coolers

<b>WooBox uses two old-school materials to redesign an eco-friendly container for transporting fresh food.</b><br>Styrofoam, the common name for the more …

How Fast Food Wrapping And Packaging Can Be Bad For Your Health

Here’s another thing to worry about at a fast food restaurant: the packaging. That wrapping paper and paper containers that hold your burgers, fries, burritos, etc. can be bad for your health. But as long as you don’t stuff the materials up your nose, you should be safe, right? After all, you don’t …

How Music Festivals Are Going Green

<i>It’s Earth Week. From Standing Rock to Flint, from fashion to festivals, we’re diving into the fight for our planet on all fronts.</i><p>“I can’t stop …

Garbage cans in Kensington designed to help bottle pickers and the environment

There's a new type of garbage can in Kensington and the hope is they'll promote recycling and make life a bit easier for bottle pickers.<p>The bins have …

How Did Lauren Singer Fit Five Years Of Trash Into A Single Mason Jar?

<i>It’s Earth Week. From Standing Rock to Flint, from fashion to festivals, we’re diving into the fight for our planet on all fronts.</i><p>The average …

Sustainability

The U.S. is the Biggest Consumer of Food in the World – and Wastes More Than 22 Other Countries

The recently released 2016 Food Sustainability Index, compiled by the non-profit Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition and the Economist Intelligence …

Sustainability

Household food waste level 'unacceptable'

<b>The level of household food waste in England is "unacceptable" and householders have a key role to play in reducing it, MPs have said.</b><p>The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee said 7.3m tonnes of food was wasted in UK households in 2015.<p>The committee said shops should relax standards that …

Would you eat your water bottle if that would save the planet?

New products with edible food packaging want to take the sustainability trend to a new level. Yet, experts say these products still face substantial …

Sustainability

Zero waste isn't just for hippies anymore

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> You'd be forgiven if you mistook the place for a nightclub or a gallery.<p>It has concrete floors, high ceilings and neon lights. And it's tucked away in Brooklyn's coolest neighborhood, Williamsburg, where alternative lifestylers, work-from-homers and celebrities pay an arm and a leg …

Zero Waste

Women in Uganda Are Turning Plastic Straw Waste Into Art – Creating Jobs and Cleaning the Planet (VIDEO)

Plastic is, without a doubt, making our life a lot easier. But that, of course, is not the end of the story. Currently, it is also one of the biggest …

Pollution

Mumbai society recycles 5,550 kg of biodegradable waste over the past year

In a city where multi-tasking is an essential skill, residents of a Mulund housing society have incorporated the skill to save the environment. Over …

Just Salad’s War On Plastic Continues With A New Paper Bowl

Running a fast-food empire while maintaining what amounts to a war on plastic might seem impossible—you'd think disposable materials will always be …