Did you know that approximately one million plastic bags are being used every minute around the world? Because of this, more than 100,000 marine creatures die every year from plastic entanglement. At Borsa, we aim to raise awareness about the effects of single-use plastics and provide an innovative product to reduce the waste created by … Continue reading Borsa Bags— From Single-Use to Multi-Purpose
‘Tis the season… for dry skin. Calgarians know that winter brings weather dry enough to make skin itch and crack and bleed. We need lotion tough enough to handle this prairie climate. I knew there were problems with conventional skin lotion as early as nine years old. Mysterious childhood rashes sent me to doctors, allergists, … Continue reading Farewell to dry skin – and plastic!
Remembrance, the most important R
From festive gifts to holiday parties, Christmas is a time of togetherness, merriment and … shopping! While we’re trying to create the perfect experience for our dinner party guests or pick out the ideal presents for our loved ones, we often don’t think about the impact our choices have on the planet. Did you know … Continue reading A Waste Free Holiday
Trecia recaps her learnings and all the fun she had at the RCA Waste Reduction Conference
Did you know that Plastic-Free YYC is operated by a group of dedicated and passionate volunteers?! This team uses their unique, personal talents and their spare time to promote plastic-free living in Calgary! We asked our team to answer some fun questions so you, our audience, can see the real faces of PFYYC… Introducing, Mackenzie! … Continue reading Plastic-Free People: Mackenzie Johnson