Natural dyes are environment friendly and the perfect choice for green-living souls. So, why are companies reluctant to try them? Are they that financially unfeasible? Does the quality suffer in comparison to industrial dyes? Read on to know more, including the benefits of natural dyes and two easy-to-make DIY recipes.
Is vegan leather an eco-friendly substitute for animal leather? Yes and no. While in many ways, it is certainly better, it’s not the perfect green substitute. Read on to learn about the sustainability issues of vegan leather, companies who are working to change that, and more.
It’s not that difficult to start an apothecary. All you require are familiar herbs that you can use to make simple tinctures, teas and salves. Later, as your knowledge grows, you can move to more expansive experiments. Read on to know more.
Learn this simple but extremely effective Ayurvedic face mask recipe that will do wonders for your skin. Natural DIY beauty recipes are brilliant for your skin but they also do a lot to control our environmental footprint. However, a healthy glowing skin requires more than just a high-quality, natural beauty product.
A plant-based diet has many advantages. It can increase our lifespan, combat several ailments relating to the heart and lungs, and can have a tremendous positive impact on the environment if more people choose to adopt it.
In the strictest sense of the term, all things are biodegradable, in that nature will eventually turn them to dust. But while organic substances typically biodegrade leaving behind the beneficial carbon, non-living objects like plastic (even “green” ones) can be an environmental hazard. Read about how things biodegrade and more…
Designing a sustainable dog-friendly garden is a fun exercise and also beneficial to the health of our pets. A typical garden may be a terrific playground for your dog but it can also house toxic plants and small critters that can cause uncomfortable, sometimes fatal, illnesses.