no waste
Reblogged from mothernaturenetwork on 23-07-2014

mothernaturenetwork:

3 out of every 4 products in the grocery store contain some form of corn. This infographic shows how the use of corn for fuel and food has increased dramatically over the past 30-plus years and how it affects everything from our weight to the environment.

mothernaturenetwork:

3 out of every 4 products in the grocery store contain some form of corn. This infographic shows how the use of corn for fuel and food has increased dramatically over the past 30-plus years and how it affects everything from our weight to the environment.

    Reblogged from svandrine on 17-06-2014

    nevver:

    R. Crumb

      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.

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