There are a lot of great resources to help you reduce your waste in your home. One of our favourites, with a fantastic Instagram page, is Waste Free Home Calgary. Heather is a local Calgarian blogger, providing unique, yet simple ideas on how to create a waste free home - with pets, a husband and … Continue reading Plastic-Free Pumpkin Puree
You don’t have to spend a lot of money to live a plastic-free lifestyle. Here are some tips on how you can participate in this global movement!
Meet Naked Ape Apparel, a Calgary-based online boutique and our first official Plastic-Free YYC sponsor. Fueled by friends Sheila and Monika, Naked Ape Apparel offers stunning handcrafted bracelets made of semi precious gemstones. Several designs are even adorned with lava rocks which can absorb your favourite essential oil! Naked Ape Apparel began out of a … Continue reading Plastic-Free Spotlight: Naked APE Apparel
The Straw: a convenient drinking apparatus or a vital life source? Can we change our view on straws and what going straw-free truly means?
The past month has been about connecting with community and finding "our people". We have also been busy researching, discussing, planning and preparing an effective strategy to help reduce plastic pollution and our reliance on single-use plastics within our community. We achieved this by attending conferences such as the 2018 Alberta EcoTrust Environmental Gathering to connect with environmental, … Continue reading Plastic-Free Newsletter Vol 2
Taking on some of the world’s largest problems can be a daunting and sometimes lonely task which is why we are very excited that Plastic-Free YYC has grown exponentially with new members, partnerships and created a dialogue with some inspirational people! Introducing New Members At the end of 2017, Isabelle Couture joined Plastic-Free YYC as … Continue reading Plastic-Free Newsletter – Vol 1
Welcome to 2018. It’s been an exciting year so far and we’re only 22 days in. Read further as to why, now is the time to go plastic-free!
Start your year off right and super green with 7 steps to set your 2018 plastic-free goals!
Less pressure, less stress and less waste all bring more space for happiness, love and joy. Give the gift of a Plastic-free, reduced-waste Christmas.
Reducing plastic waste cannot be done without looking at your daily lunch routine. A look at how to avoid the plight of the plastic-packaged lunch.