Because it is urgent to talk about environmental education

In a world where much is said about respecting the environment, but doing so much less than necessary, it is clear that the preservation of the environment and natural resources depends on the creation of an ecological consciousness, still under construction in the collective. As in other behavioral aspects of society, the best tool for […]

From the shop to the trash – the rampant race of consumerism

In these times when consumerism becomes an increasingly strong brand in our society, where the disposable is increasingly present in our daily lives, where unconscious consumption consumes more and more of our natural resources, we need to reflect on The time it takes to buy a product and discard it in the trash. Often, we […]

Consumerism: an exhausted modus operandi of capitalism

The current level of consumption is reflected directly in the environmental imbalance reached the planet: left demands and shortage of natural resources to provide them. Whereas nature is the source of raw material that gives rise to more and more products, you will need to consume less. However, many people still fail to see these […]

Garbage blog launches sustainable products showcase

Gaia showcase of sustainable products exposes creations of artists, craftsmen and designers made with recycled materials and/or recycled. Are decorative and utilitarian pieces, works of art, corporate gifts, many of them developed in learning workshops that receive low-income individuals and the labour market profissionalizam. The products are selected on the main criterion the fact of being ecologically sustainable and/or social.