Sustainable Life

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October 4, 2012
by Ana
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Brazil is taking sustainability a step further

Coca-Cola Brazil is starting work on the construction of the largest BioMeg producing factory in the world.  The material is the main ingredient of recyclable PlantBottle production. Part of the composition of the PlantBottle has plant origin. (Read more about … Continue reading

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August 31, 2012
by Ana
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Crush the bottle!

Many brands are investing in sustainable packaging. This year Crystal the water brand from Coca Cola Brazil has launched their new bottle made with 20% less volume PET plastic. Chemicals and Petroleum products are usually used to produce PET. The … Continue reading

Green eco friendly countries

July 14, 2012
by Ana
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Top 10 eco-friendly countries

The EPI (Environmental Performance Index) had listed the greenest countries in the world and released it at the annual World Economic Forum. Just for info, this environmental measurement system was developed by Yale and Columbia Universities for the World Economic … Continue reading

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July 8, 2012
by Ana
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Mana Bernardes a Brazilian designer

This week I have discovered a very creative Brazilian artist designer from Rio de Janeiro. Some fashion magazines call Mana Bernardes ‘the jewellery magician’. She became famous for transforming trash in to fashion. For 10 years she has been using recycled materials … Continue reading