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 […]

Disgust of garbage excludes us from a sustainable reality

There are many fears that haunt us when we think of garbage: unpleasant odors, proliferation of vectors of diseases, such as rats, cockroaches, mosquitoes and pigeons, all gravitating around a mountain of accumulated things that no longer serve us. Most people are very disgusted when they come across vegetables and animals in the process of […]

Waste School Project presents results of 6 months of work

Launched in May this year by the Zero Waste Society (SRZero) and the Society for Integration and Community Action (Oscip Vida Melhor), the Zero Waste School Project (PERZ) selected ten public schools in Goiânia to receive guidance on sustainable practices in environmental education and management waste. Educators have also been trained in organic composting and […]