RETRO GREENCO: 10 tips for a sustainable living in 2023 (1)

What does ‘being sustainable’ mean? The concept is full of meanings, but its essence is unique: living with balance so that the environment is less harmed. If everyone has this kind of awareness, shall have the perfect splendid year of 2023 in every way.

Thus, you are going to read next the best posts on sustainability published in this blog over more than three years. And guess what? From now on, you shall get to know much better about SUSTAINABILITY.

1 - Some revolutionary ideas of the ecofeminism

Ecofeminism is a pretty old movement, but still not very much known by people, especially women. Actually, feminism and ecofeminism, have in common a similar philosophical principle. Read more.

2 - Antique, vintage and retro art: do you know the differences?

People use the words 'antique', 'vintage', and 'retro' to describe old fashion, furniture, decoration, or any other old objects which still are beautiful nowadays. Nonetheless, few know the difference regarding the real definition of those terms. Be modern and get to know it!

3 - Meet the Slow Movement! Join the club and slow down!

Have you ever heard the proverb, "slow and steady wins the race"? It means that soon or later you've got to get the point and realize that life must get slower! The slower the better! If you slow down your routine, you shall learn how to value small things, not only big ones. Read more.

4 - Electronic waste: only few people know how to handle it!

Electronic waste means discarded electrical or electronic devices. Nowadays, people buy electronics more than ever! They are not expensive and perpetual upgrades move them to replace old ones! How to deal with this worldwide issue? Read more.

5 - Organic and natural cosmetics shake the beauty market!

It’s no longer surprising that the organic skincare beauty market has exploded! As a result, hundreds of new cosmetic companies have formed to meet this new demand for safe, natural and organic beauty products. So it is not only beauty at stake. Far more than that! This is an excellent opportunity to help nature! 

6 - By recycling waste cooking oil you are protecting environment!

By recycling waste cooking oil (WCO) into cleaning products, you are protecting nature as well as finding a way to make some extra money by selling them! Yes, that's the idea! Keep on reading because you will love those tips! 

7 - Do you know how powerful are essential oils to your body and mind?

Essential oils are substances released by plants and provide incredible benefits for physical and emotional health. Their emanations may calm, stimulate, heal and disinfect body and mind as well! Meet the amazing healing power of those sacred substances!

8 - Meet the plantable cup embedded with seeds! Drink now, grow a tree later!

The plantable cup turns out to be a cup made with manufactured paper embedded with seeds of various types! It is another wonderful solution to diminish trash and, of course, make more trees on Earth! Grow this great idea!

9 - A new revolution on Architecture: the bioclimatic house!

A bioclimatic house is a new branch of architecture. The aim is to minimize the negative environmental impact of buildings by efficiency in the use of materials, energy, and development space. Sustainable architecture is meant to achieve the best alignment with nature and also improve the quality of life. 

10 - How clean your hometown would be if it became a zero-waste city?

One of the greatest damage to the environment and public health is the excess of waste dumped on the streets! This awful lack of hygiene caused by scattered garbage generates diseases that can become an epidemic. The zero-waste initiative could end this! See how this phenomenon happens!