It would appear that the shipping industry of today is all about making profit, whatever the cost. Although owners of shipping companies do love the sound of green bills, they are becoming increasingly aware of the impact global transport has on the environment. That is why we are witnessing more and more sustainable shipping solutions that are designed to decrease environmental print. This is something that end users know how to appreciate and such a method actually decreases the total shipping cost, so suitability pays off in the end. If you are unsure of the exact measures that you need to take, then here are just 5 ways in which your shipping environment can become sustainable, regardless of the size of the enterprise.
Have you ever thought about where your food comes from? We don’t mean what grocery store you buy it from or what meal delivery service you order from. We mean where it originates from. So much of our groceries start off in the soil, and you can embrace your inner farmer. These are four tips for successfully growing your own food this summer.
Sustainability is a concept that, for many people, is still vague and airy. Many don’t realize what it means: to be acting in a way that could be continued forever. In context, sustainability means not taking more resources from the planet than we are able to put back in. If your kid doesn’t understand what it is, here are seven compelling reasons to change that right away.
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Growing up, memories of Christmas morning usually include waking up and running down the stairs to find what was waiting under the tree. Next, you would start tearing paper apart and throwing it across the room at your siblings to get that gift that you’ve been hoping for all year. What we never thought about then, was all the paper, gift boxes, and cards that were left at the end of the day. This season, consider the difference you could for the environment by making a few small changes!
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Go Green or Go Home
Riding the green wave has never been more appreciated than it is in the 21st century. Everyone – from celebrities to ‘regular’ people started realizing how important it is to keep our Mother Nature thriving and healthy, and consequently – stay healthy ourselves.