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“Sustainability” is a word that often gets overused. At the core of it, sustaining our ecosystems and environments is key to the survival of all living things. We only have one planet, so let’s take care of it!

Sustainability is the capacity to endure—for humans, sustainability is the endurance of systems and processes connected to ecology, economics, politics, and culture.

Sustainability

Look after the land and the land will look after you, destroy the land and it will destroy you.
— Aboriginal Proverb

Sustainable living

Tiny houses, intentional communities, eco-villages, sustainable cities, green cities, rooftop gardening, zero waste living, accessible and affordable housing in balance with the environment.

Recommended resource: Inhabitat.com

Rethinking consumption

Refuse, reduce, reuse, repair, repurpose, rot… then recycle.

Recommended resource: The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability – Designing for Abundance by William McDonough and Michael Braungart

Water-food-energy systems

From family farms to cities. Addressing quantity, quality, availability, accessibility. Production and distribution, decreasing waste.

Recommended resource: How to Avoid a Climate Disaster by Bill Gates

Series

Rotten is an investigative documentary series produced by Zero Point Zero, focusing on corruption in the global food supply chain. The Netflix series dives deep into the food production underworld to expose the corruption, waste and real dangers behind our everyday eating habits.

Dabba Consigne

Tigoun

Renaissance Upcycling

Suppli

SmartVrac

ProApia Biotech

Caeli Energie

Ma Petite Maison Verte

James McAvene’s Meadery

Lumbrick

Unfold

Kajou

Flora

Dragonfly Effect Naturals

Fruitiesberg

Snail Farming

Ion-Powered Aircraft

Service Recovery Strategies

Latest blog posts on sustainability

Physical Health

Why We Need Diverse Actors in the Battle Against Food Insecurity (from Big to Small… to Twitter)

I see Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs on my Twitter feed all the time. Or rather, I find my lips curling into a smile at badly edited images of the pyramid,…
Physical Health

Sustainable Alternatives to Your Plastic Toothbrush

The other morning, I learned that the American Dental Association suggests replacing your toothbrush every three to four months. Though that fact wasn’t necessarily surprising to me, it got me…
Sustainability

4 Ways I Freed Myself From the Grips of Fast Fashion

I was looking through my closet today and came to a surprising realization: almost everything I was looking at was either thrifted or received as a hand-me-down. It was a…
Physical Health

How Plant-Based Seafood Became My Path Out of Existential Despair

About two months ago, I ran into a complicated moral dilemma. It was a rainy summer night, and I decided to cancel my plans to snuggle up on my couch…