Where Does Our Recycling Go? with Jonathan Levy

This week we welcomed the @ZeroWasteGuy from social media to talk about the life cycle of our waste. Recycling is oftentimes not the solution, so Jonathan breaks down the process, how we can minimize our waste, and why are people on the internet such jerks sometimes

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Reusable Options to Get Closer to Zero Waste

At times, the journey to zero waste can feel like it’s two steps forward and three plastic doodads back.  For example, have you ever been out to eat, or running errands, only to come home with some bit of plastic or other packaging you really didn’t need? Sadly, we have all been there. It happens more […]

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7 Biofriendly Swaps to Minimize Your Plastic Dependency

Over the years, our society has become more and more dependent on plastic. It’s a true, but unfortunate, fact. People are so focused on convenience in the here and now, they forget (or many not even realize) the environmental impact single- and one-use plastic waste has on our world. According to experts, ocean plastics could […]

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Easy Steps To Stay Eco-Friendly and Zero Waste Starting Right Now

Every year, new statistics come out and reveal how we are slowly killing the planet. Between solid waste and pollution, we all must do our part to lessen our environmental impact. Going green or converting to an eco-friendly, zero-waste lifestyle doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. Some small changes in your everyday life, combined […]

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 61 - Biofriendly Meets Shelbizleee

Biofriendly Meets Shelbizleee

This week Noel and Jacob are excited to release an episode of The Biofriendly Podcast, which was recorded in early March, with sustainable lifestyle YouTuber, Shelbizleee (aka Shelbi)! Equipped with a bachelor’s degree in environmental science, Shelbi has a passion for making sustainability an attainable goal through her videos that cover everything from dumpster diving to zero waste swaps. Plus we reveal the shocking, behind-the-scenes story as to why Shelbizleee has 3 ‘e’s’ in her name…

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Zero Waste: 5 Things You Can Do To Create Less Waste

Most of you know all too well just how serious an issue climate change continues to be. Sea levels on the rise, water shortages being seen across the globe, and ice caps continually melting at an unprecedented rate. If something isn’t done about it soon, the world as we know it will become a very […]

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How to Help Save Earth: 7 Books on Green Living

The world keeps changing and so does people’s consciousness. Today, we hear more and more discussions about healthy eating, personal and spiritual development, the responsibility we have in relation to how our actions impact the environment, and how sustainable attitudes can change our lives for the better. Sustainability, in particular, is a new, multidisciplinary field […]

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 54 - Biofriendly Meets VacayVans

Biofriendly Meets VacayVans

What happens when you get rid of almost everything you own and live your life on the road? That’s ‘Vanlife’ and today our special guest Lisa Jacobs, also known as VacayVans, is here to tell us about how she embraced this nomadic lifestyle as a solo female, mastered the art of where to park, and learned that sometimes even a minimalist needs a nice pair of shoes.

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 53 - Biofriendly Meets Alchemist Farm

Biofriendly Meets Alchemist Farm

Today we welcome Franchesca from Alchemist Farm and Garden, an inspiring small family farm team in Northern California who are leading the way in sustainability with the humane breeding and hatching of chickens! Franchesca is the head chicken wrangler at Alchemist and today she teaches us about the colorful palate of naturally laid eggs, what goes into mailing chickens, and why Noel and Jacob should invest in hazmat suits.

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Benefits of a Zero Waste Home

While many people may be familiar with the zero waste movement, not everyone understands how the movement got started or the actual benefits of a zero waste home. In this article, we’ll delve into both to help you gain a little more understanding, as well as find out actions you can take in your own […]