Now, be honest: how many layers has your toilet paper?
Grist recently reported that “we’re now using more trees for toilet paper than for newsprint.” What is true for the US is most probably not very different from other western countries – and it’s definitely not only due to the slowly dying newspaper industry. Continue reading →
So Christmas is over once again and the world is left with thousands of holes where once there were trees.
Besides, we also have new mountains of wasted wrapping paper (more dead trees). Isn’t it an incredible sustainable holiday?! Now, let’s be crazy for a moment shortly before the end of this - indeed - crazy year. Continue reading →
Today another tale of the want- to-be environmental wo/men and the challenges which keep you from it. Today: the toilet paper.
Wow, so you are still reading, respect! Maybe it is because you have been in a similar situation. Picture this: Me in the middle of the BIGGEST supermarket you can find here in Buenos Aires where the toilet paper aisle is longer than my appartment. But when I shyly ask: Continue reading →