green shipping initiatives

Green Shipping Initiatives for a More Sustainable Supply Chain

The shipping sector plays a vital role in a globalized market like we enjoy today. If it weren’t for the nearly 90,000 cargo ships currently traveling the world’s oceans, we wouldn’t have access to many of the products we have become accustomed to. Everything from food and beverages to computer chips were likely on a […]

Underwater photography. Sea weed plantation. Zanzibar, Tanzania.

Is Seaweed the Future of Packaging?

We currently live in a world barraged by plastic. Since 2010, scientists estimate 8 million metric tons of plastic have entered our oceans because of human waste. That’s approximately the same weight as 90 aircraft carriers. If we do nothing to counteract this current trend, the rate of plastic in our waterways is on track […]

Eco-Friendly Shopping Tips

A Guide to Eco-Friendly Shopping: Tips to Make it Happen

Everyone wants to live a more sustainable life. It’s unlikely most people are truly aware of how climate change and landfills are affecting the earth, though. Unless you adopt an out-of-sight, out-of-mind attitude, living sustainably is a simple necessity in such uncertain times. But how do you get started building healthy and eco-friendly habits? Let’s […]

sustainability in business

How Businesses Can Embrace Sustainability in 2021

Climate change is a pressing issue all across the globe.  Not only are carbon dioxide levels at their highest level for over 800,000 years, but sea levels are also steadily rising year on year, and animal habitats are being destroyed through deforestation. In other words, unless we do something soon, the world will never be […]

Help Launch Sustainable Packaging | Tuesday Tip

We order, ship and takeout now more than ever before, so it’s important that vendors and companies adjust their packaging material to become more eco-friendly. Let your voice be heard!

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 84 - Go Nature. Go Carton. with Mustan Lalani

Go Nature. Go Carton. with Mustan Lalani

When it comes to our food delivery system around the world, packaging plays a pivotal role for food’s accessibility, nutrition and long-term storage. This week we welcome friend of the podcast, Mustan Lalani from Tetra Pak, to share about the new environmental ‘Go Nature. Go Carton.’ campaign, the company’s pledge to make a difference for climate change, and Mustan’s promise to let Noel and Jacob crash on his couch after one too many root beers.

5 Eco-Friendly Inventions Dreamed Up By Young Minds

Image by John E. Robertson When it comes to the next great eco-friendly invention (or any cool invention for that matter), we often wonder why we didn’t think of it first. Well, this list is probably no different. Each of these were dreamed up by the young minds of students or graduates who were looking […]