Sustainability

Detergent decisions: The difference between powder, liquid, and pods

Doing laundry may not be everyone’s cup of tea, but wearing fresh, clean clothing is

Donate? Discard? What do you do with your old underwear

In essence, a pile of old underwear is a pile of fabric. That means you can let your creativity run free with clothing related projects

Local brand Bayo is reviving the dying tradition of silk making in the north

In its quest for sustainable practices, Bayo shares the lengths it took to help reinvigorate the sericulture tradition of Kapangan, Benguet—and why it is worth saving

The Masungi Georeserve invasion: What we know so far

On Sept. 18, the conservation area reported a group of over 30 allegedly armed men illegally occupying one of its protected areas

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Group that named PH as top ocean plastic polluter apologizes for 2015 report

Ocean Conservancy has released an apology regarding the framing of its 2015 report naming East Asian and Southeast Asian countries as the top plastic waste contributors

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LOOK: In Marikina, used cooking oil is collected and recycled to make blocks

The local government has been collecting used oil from households since 2008 instead of letting it clog waterways that can lead to flooding

Sustainable business practices aren’t impossible—even for chain companies

Embracing sustainability can be a challenge, but this hotel chain is taking it on

Pasig City’s free bike lessons are back this Independence Day

If you’re looking for an alternative mode of transport but don’t know how to ride on two wheels, Pasig Transport is conducting another run of free bike lessons at Emerald Avenue in Ortigas this Sunday, June 12

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Be a forest ranger for a day in Ipo Watershed 

Starting June 25, you can sign up for weekend treks and plant native seedlings at the watershed for P600. The fee also contributes to the salaries of forest rangers tasked to manage and protect the area

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Swap clothes and photography stuff at these events this weekend

Sip Swap Shop Sustainable Fashion Sample Sale in Muntinlupa and Fotobaryo Marketplace and Swapmeet in Quezon City are happening on May 28 to 29