Why say no to plastic straws?

Plastic was one of the most important inventions of the 20th century, it emerged as a versatile, revolutionary and practical material. However, due to its long decomposition time (over 400 years) and the excessive use we make of it, plastic has become a great villain for the environment and for the human being, especially when […]

 Have you thought about reducing your junk to zero?

Living without producing litter may seem like a distant dream, but the Zero Waste movement is showing that it is possible to reduce the amount of garbage that each of us produces, by means of simple attitudes, which are being copied in various parts of the world. The idea is to reduce consumption and prioritize […]

Bioeconomics: a new market trend

An industrial facility stands out amidst a vast monochromatic plantation. The chimney expelling a white smoke contributes to the contrast of the landscape and gives the impression that one is observing a traditional polluting industry. However, what works on site is an ethanol plant and the white smoke is just the water vapor coming out […]

Environmental conservation must be a commitment of all

In the midst of the presidential race, historically, we have followed guidelines linked to environmental conservation placed in the background. The result of this stance are inoperative mandates regarding the gradual and uninterrupted degradation of our forests and natural resources. We need the elected candidates, both in the Executive and in the Legislative, to make […]