What is the circular economy?
Our consumption patterns are modelled on the "make, consume, throw away " scheme and the so-called linear economy that encourages "disposable everything". In this type of economy, raw materials are used in abundance. Waste, produced in a considerable volume, pollutes the environment. This is why the circular economy model has emerged in recent years.
Ecology: 3 sectors that innovate for the environment
The ecological issue, which is becoming more and more important, explains the countless innovations that are emerging in various sectors. We are inventive in areas as surprising as events or composting. Entrepreneurs and engineers are not short of ideas to make the green shift. Let's take a closer look at 3 sectors that have decided to take action and innovate […]
Eco-mobility in Brussels
Whether you walk, cycle, take public transport or car, mobility is an issue that affects us all. In a world prone to global warming, it now has an ecological dimension. We can only wonder how we can make our trips in the city less polluting. This is where the concept emerges […]
Making your own household products: a healthy and ecological gesture
Although we know they are harmful to health and the environment, we regularly use various industrial household products. However, there are homemade recipes that are simple to execute. With a few ingredients probably already in your cupboards, you can make a DIY dishwashing liquid or glass cleaner. Let's take a look at what's possible […]
Renewable energies in Belgium
The Doel 3 nuclear reactor was shut down last September in line with the government's decision to phase out nuclear power by 2025. It's a risky bet, given that half of the country's electricity is powered by nuclear power plants. And while renewable energies are developing, they were not […]
6 eco-friendly brands for more ethical fashion
Changing your consumption patterns often brings with it its share of questions. This is especially true when it comes to dressing. However, there are eco-responsible brands that are determined to limit their negative impact on people and the environment. In this article, we introduce you to six of them. Noyoco The Noyoco brand focuses on creations with a […] style
Ecotourism: What is it?
Tourism is the cause of many environmental degradations due to infrastructure, pollution, overconsumption and overexploitation of resources... So how can you do tourism without harming the environment, its fauna and flora? Ecotourism could just be a solution! We still need to know what it is. In this article, we do […]
How can I save water on a daily basis?
On average, each Belgian consumes 96 litres of water per day for their daily needs. This is a staggering figure when you consider that 11% of the world's population does not have access to drinking water. Among the daily activities that consume the most water are baths, showers and sinks (36%), flushing toilets (31%) and […]
Ecology: the materials of tomorrow
When it comes to ecology, materials and objects that have a positive impact on the climate are often in the news. These innovations include straws made from recycled plastic, bamboo cutlery, and eco-friendly building materials (using less water, etc.). These are already an integral part of our […]