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Top Three Reasons Why Recycling Isn't Enough
Posted on March 21, 2019
Here at Unwrapped Life, we believe recycling is somewhat akin to a feel-good activity (and a coping mechanism for some of us!). While we agree recycling is good, and definitely better than using virgin material, it is NOT the be-all and end-all solution to our growing waste problem. Here are our top three reasons why we believe recycling just simply isn’t enough to help with our growing waste crisis and prevent plastic pollution.
Eco-friendly Packaging | Thoughts from an E-commerce Company Passionate about Zero-Waste
Posted on March 14, 2019
As a company whose main mission is to reduce waste and be as close to zero-waste as possible, we have spent a lot of time looking at eco-friendly packaging options. Of course, we avoid plastic as much as possible, but that is just the tip of the iceberg. Learn about what kind of packaging you can expect to receive your Unwrapped Life products (like our shampoo bars and conditioner bars) in by reading this blog.
Reusable Organic Bamboo Rounds | Plastic-Free July: Make the Switch Series
Posted on July 27, 2018
Have you ever thought about how many single-use cotton products you go through during your weekly skin care routine? Read this article for the top 5 reasons to make a simple zero-waste switch to reusable organic bamboo rounds.
Meats and Methane
Posted on June 13, 2018
When it comes to consuming meat there is more than just your health that's at risk; nearly 30% of our land is devoted to farming animals for food, and the global ramifications are not only significantly apparent but continue to increase every time we make a trip to the grocery store.
Zero-Waste Mother's Day Gift Ideas
Posted on May 8, 2018
Mother’s Day is an opportunity to show the important women in your life some extra love and affection. This maybe includes a gift or two for your own mother. But, not any old gift will do for those of us who are eco-conscious... We get it, you're looking for gifts that will be appreciated by your mothers, while at the same time being gentle on Mother Earth. Here are some ideas for you to contemplate!
Mother's Day Musings
Posted on May 7, 2018
We’re willing to bet that some of the most important women in your lives are mothers... whether mothers to human babies, or fur babies, or even plant babies, the journey of motherhood is something that bonds women together generation after generation. Mother’s Day is a day to celebrate the moms in our lives and shower them with a little bit extra love and affection. We hope you take this opportunity to do so in a way that shows care for the special women in your life and care for Mother Earth.
9 Sustainable Options to Help Cut-down on Disposable Waste
Posted on March 22, 2018
'Reduce, Reuse, Recycle'... Rethink, Refuse - Recycling isn't straightforward, we gathered that in my last post, so let's eliminate the process all together. I sourced some pretty awesome sustainable options to your single-use habits, and they're so easy and inspiring that you'll be on your way to a full zero-waste lifestyle in no time.