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31-03-2014

The Aura of Stuff - OuiShare
    Reblogged from mothernaturenetwork on 19-03-2014

    mothernaturenetwork:

With city populations on the rise, some urban areas are doing what they can to become more sustainable communities.

    mothernaturenetwork:

    With city populations on the rise, some urban areas are doing what they can to become more sustainable communities.

      Reblogged from unconsumption on 11-03-2014

      unconsumption:

      The very interesting Tumblr Healthy Living Report documents the packaging associated with various natural/eco/organic goods. Read more about it here.

      For example, here’s the report on the top image in this set:

      thehealthylivingreport:

      4 lbs of organic oranges

      time to consume: 1 week
      material: mesh = PE (polyethylene)
                     header = plastic coated paper + artificial fiber thread
      time to biodegrade: hundreds of years
      (source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biodegradation)
      producer & packager: H&R Citrus, USA
      packaging manufacturer: Pacon Inc.

        Reblogged from oralavora on 03-03-2014

        Upcycling - Che cos'è l'upcycling?

        oralavora:

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        Cosa intendiamo per upcycling?

        Il termine upcycling, diffuso nel resto del mondo, in Italia tarda ad attecchire. Si parla di riciclo creativo o, nel migliore dei casi, di riuso creativo. La scelta terminologica formale non è però un vezzo, dal momento che rivela implicazioni di…

          25-02-2014

          (Source: takepart.com)

            Reblogged from malinconialeggera on 17-02-2014

            http://malinconialeggera.tumblr.com/post/76958171545

            malinconialeggera:

            Ci avevano mostrato un futuro
            di beatitudine globale dove tutti
            avremmo consumato senza pagare.
            Ma era il loro e l’hanno recintato.
            Con il nostro se l’erano comprato.
            E ci hanno venduto appartamenti
            affacciati sulle discariche, palazzine
            su terreni franosi, orribili villette
            caposchiera….

              17-02-2014

              Get on board the non-consumption train
                Reblogged from thingssheloves on 29-01-2014

                thingssheloves:

untitled by Hans Palmboom on Flickr.

                thingssheloves:

                untitled by Hans Palmboom on Flickr.

                  Reblogged from mothernaturenetwork on 15-01-2014

                  mothernaturenetwork:

Going green when it’s your time to goFrom biodegradable coffins to tree-sprouting urns, eco-friendly burials offer a way for those who live green to also die green.

                  mothernaturenetwork:

                  Going green when it’s your time to go
                  From biodegradable coffins to tree-sprouting urns, eco-friendly burials offer a way for those who live green to also die green.

                    12-12-2013

                    Materialism: a system that eats us from the inside out
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