Rossella Petrini, Author at Ecobuy

Author: Rossella Petrini

Healthy summer dishes

7 Healthy Summer Dishes To Beat the Heat

Yes, the moment we wait for all year long has finally arrived. Sunny days, beaches, cherries, the smell of sunscreen and the topic of the day: fresh and fruity dishes. In this article, you will find our top 7 of healthy summer dishes that will help you deal with the hottest days without giving up … read more

12 Tips for a Low Waste Christmas

12 Tips for a Low Waste Christmas

Christmas is getting closer… better be prepared to face up the festivities as sustainably as we can! We carefully curated this conscious, eco-friendly guide with a list of ideas that will reduce the environmental impact of our celebrations.    1.Buy less. We will never stop reminding you that buying less is the top solution when … read more

6 Must-See Documentaries On Sustainability And The Environment

We have come to a crucial moment for the fate of the planet and now more than ever we must learn the causes and effects of climate change in order to act and avoid irreversible damage. Environmental issues can be a pretty hard topic to eviscerate though, that’s why we selected the youngest five documentaries … read more

Microplastics, Macroproblems

First of all, what are microplastics? As the name implies, they are tiny plastic particles. The term was only coined in 2004 by Professor Richard Thompson to describe any piece of plastic smaller than 5mm.  They are divided into two categories: primary microplastics that are manufactured as microplastics used, for example, to give the scrubby effect to exfoliant … read more

How to refresh your wardrobe without buying new clothes  

This month has come to a finish and #SecondHandSeptember with it. Did you know about it? The last 30 days represented an excellent opportunity for everyone to extend the life of beautiful clothes, reuse and repurpose them. At Ecobuy we believe that buying second hand is a great sustainable habit to keep all year long: remember, … read more

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Greenwashing and Colorwashing: What are they and how to spot them

“Look! that super big fast-fashion company is using a BCI certified cotton for their last collection; they are so sustainable!” “Sorry to disappoint you, but they are not!”

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Be Stylish Being Sustainable: Cruelty-Free Leather Alternatives

A more sustainable shopping needs a more sustainable leather. The majority of animals raised to produce leather clothing are farmed in miserable conditions, subjected to cruel practices often in places where welfare legislation doesn’t exist. Animal leather production takes loads of energy, water and toxic chemicals that pollute the environment. And finally, livestock farming releases … read more