How To Reduce Your Holiday Waste

How To Reduce Your Holiday Waste

We all love the holidays... but it's the most wasteful time of the year. Americans produce 25% more trash during this time period than the rest of the year – adding up to 25 million tons of garbage! With simple actions, we can reduce the amount of waste we create, and bring a little more cheer into the season.
Plastic Free Travel Essentials

Plastic Free Travel Essentials

And while there are tons of ways to live a more sustainable life, in this blog, we’re sharing some of our favorite plastic-free, zero waste essentials for on-the-go. Whether you’re just on your daily commute to work, or a world traveler, you can a more mindful impact on the planet with these 5 reusables!
Which reusable straw is best for you?

Which reusable straw is best for you?

Single-use plastic straws–they’re used for 30 minutes, but stick around for over half a century in our landfills. They can’t be recycled, they won’t biodegrade, and often end up polluting ocean habitats! Reusable straws are an amazing way to reduce your plastic pollution, while still enjoying all of the perks you love.
Zero Waste Laundry Hacks

Zero Waste Laundry Hacks

Laundry: everyone does it… but not everyone does it right. Yep–believe it or not, there is a wrong way to do laundry! While washing...

How-To: Compost

How-To: Compost

Fact: food scraps and other organic waste currently makes up 30% of what we throw away every year, where it will sit in our...

Interview with ECOlunchbox

Interview with ECOlunchbox

Everyday you pack your child’s lunch for school. But lately it has turned into a tedious late night activity that you dread at the...

16 Zero Waste Essentials

16 Zero Waste Essentials

In the past 50 years, humans as a whole have consumed more resources than in all of our previous history–with no signs of slowing...

Silicone: The Plastic Alternative

Silicone: The Plastic Alternative

Silicone is flexible, versatile, and great for food storage! What sets it apart from plastic though? Can you recycle silicone? Will silicone biodegrade? Learn about all of the environmental and health benefits of silicone here!
Interview with Plastic Free Mermaids

Interview with Plastic Free Mermaids

Ryan Alright well, welcome! I am Ryan, founder of EarthHero and joining me today from Plastic Free Mermaids is Keyla and Kimberly. Really excited...