Wikipedia In this article, we talk about the 5 gyres in the world-oceans. What are they? How did they start and what we can do to stop contributing to them? What is an ocean gyre? Let's look at the definition of a gyre: A gyre is a large circulating ocean current that is moved by strong winds and the rotation of the earth. Fun fact: The term gyre can be used to … [Read more...] about What is a Gyre and How Does it Work | Zerowasteman explains
Ho ho ho, yep it's that time again. Another year almost over. This wonderful time of the year, and yet it can be so stressful and oh so wasteful. How can we have a zero waste Christmas especially when people still show their love through giving stuff? Don't get me wrong, there is nothing wrong with giving a beautiful present. It's more a question of quality over … [Read more...] about How to have a Zero Waste Christmas when everyone wants to buy you stuff?
Table Of ContentsLet's start our day with a nice cup of guilt-free coffee.Coffee pods are convenient.Why changing your coffee drinking habits can save the world?The cost of a coffee pod vs. the cost of coffee beansWhat about biodegradable coffee pods?Here are my top takeaways from biodegradable coffee pods and the Keurig machine.Are reusable pods my best option?Which one is the … [Read more...] about Why changing to biodegradable coffee pods isn’t the answer.
Water is precious, we all know that. Most of us also understand that our bodies are 70% water. So it only makes sense to drink the purest and cleanest water, since it is our life force. Now on my journey to zero waste, one of the first things I splashed out for was a stainless steel water bottle. The Yeti was my model of choice, and I am still pleased with it, although I … [Read more...] about Water is precious | Is this the best zero waste water filter on the go?
You buy something, and a month later it breaks? Then you have to deal with customer service representatives who didn't get enough sleep. Is it worth all that hustle just to get your money's worth? Perhaps you could go and get it fixed somewhere nearby and have fun while doing it? What if there was a place where people can get together and repair items that may otherwise be … [Read more...] about The Repair Cafe will fix your gadget for free!