TRVST Latest

Latest

We're posting new articles all the time featuring projects, actions and inspiration for positive change for people and planet. Have a click around and we hope you enjoy our work.
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
12·24·21
If you use the regular disposable sponges, did you know they are made from plastic? In this article we look at some of the best replacements for disposable sponges and plastic dish brushes.
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
12·23·21
Many hand washes come in plastic bottles or jugs, which eventually get tossed in the trash and landfills, contributing to plastic waste. Thankfully, some brands are taking action to address the issue of plastics by offering zero waste hand soap, free from plastic and equally non-toxic.
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
12·21·21
Have you considered switching to sustainable or zero waste living? Zero waste starter kits have become a popular means of making that all-important first step. This article provides 10 of the best.
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
11·24·21
Travelling can be an exciting and enriching activity. However, it is not always eco-friendly. If you are on the path to eco-friendly, waste-free living, there are choices you can make to reduce your impact on the planet. Asides from how we travel and the mode of transportation, there are other simple choices we can make. […]
Sustainable FashionSustainable Fashion
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
11·23·21
We’re seeing more people wear sporting clothes as streetwear and loungewear. The result is a growing fashion trend that we now call athleisure. But there is nothing leisurely about fashion that hurts the Earth. This is why wearing sustainable sweatpants and joggers just make sense.
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
11·21·21
Planners make it easy to schedule tasks and appointments. With diaries, you can track your activities, record reflections, and express your creativity. Whether you’re considering getting a brand new planner for yourself or a friend, why not consider an eco-friendly planner?
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
11·18·21
Washing dishes is an inevitable daily task. And if you prefer to load your dishes in a dishwasher, you might want to look into what type of dishwasher detergent you use. There are non-toxic zero waste dishwasher detergents get the grease out of your dishes while remaining a safe option for you and the environment.
Sustainable FashionSustainable Fashion
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
11·16·21
While sustainable fashion may have only gone mainstream a few years ago, sustainable fabrics have existed for a long time. Ramie fabric is one of such. People used the fabric as long as 6,000 years ago. This article discusses its cultivation, processing, and application in detail and use as a sustainable fabric.
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
11·16·21
When it comes to replacing your shower curtain, shun the big plastic sheets no good for the environment by choosing eco-friendly shower curtains. In this article, you will find highly recommended shower curtains that are safer for you and the environment.
Sustainable FashionSustainable Fashion
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
11·15·21
Sneakers are an all-time favorite, perfect for a walk around town, office wear, or a weekend hangout. Whereas many might live a new pair of on-trend kicks, the footwear industry has had its challenges when it comes to making ethical and sustainable sneakers. To help you choose shoes better for the planet, we've the ultimate […]
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
10·23·21
Ziploc bags are a go-to when it comes to storing food or leftover meals. These flexible bags are durable, versatile, and easy to use. However, producers make Ziploc bags from single-use plastic. Here's some of the best eco-friendly alternatives to Ziploc bags that are ideal for food storage.
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
10·22·21
A beautiful glassware set is a valuable addition to every home. They’re great for everything from taking a cold beverage or beer to entertaining a few guests at your home bar or party. For your sustainable drinking, we have spotted a few brands that offer glassware for everything from water, iced tea, wine, healthy juice, […]
BambooBamboo
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
10·12·21
A pair of bamboo socks is a must-have for everyone committed to sustainable fashion. Bamboo socks keep your feet dry and comfortable all day long. They are also durable, meaning you don't have to worry about wear and tear. We have curated a list of some of the best bamboo socks you can add to […]
Mind & BodyMind & Body
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
10·11·21
Enneagram is a powerful system for self-discovery, personal development, and a deeper understanding of ourselves and other people. Here we explore the concept of the enneagram and the best enneagram books to help you begin your enneagram journey.
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
10·05·21
Are you getting backaches, or losing concentration after a full day at work because you were sitting uncomfortably? The quality of our work environment can directly affect our productivity and health. In this article, we share 11 green office chairs that you can choose from when purchasing your next office chair.
BambooBamboo
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
10·05·21
We all want underwear, briefs, or boxer shorts that are comfortable all day long. Bamboo boxers are not only kind to our skin but are also eco-friendly. So how do you find the perfect pair of bamboo underwear that is high-quality and comfortable?
BambooBamboo
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
10·04·21
There’s nothing more refreshing than a great night’s sleep after a long day. The kind of mattress you sleep on can affect your sleep quality, but that’s not all. Our mattresses also affect the environment when manufactured, cleaned, and disposed of. Here's 11 of the best bamboo mattresses incorporating the eco-friendly and sustainable qualities of […]
Sustainable FashionSustainable Fashion
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
09·29·21
Whether you’re going to the gym, hiking, or making a statement with patterns and bright colors, socks are fashionable and keep your feet warm and happy. Here we feature some of the best brands making socks from organic cotton.
Eco FriendlyEco Friendly
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
09·29·21
Plastic wraps are kitchen staples that are convenient, easy to use, and great for storing food and saving leftovers. Yet, with all the good reasons we use plastic wrap, there are also major downsides. You can help reduce your contribution to plastic waste by simply switching from conventional plastic wrap to other eco-friendly plastic wrap […]
Sustainable LivingSustainable Living
guideguide
BY Jennifer Okafor ·
09·28·21
Around 25 million small farmers produce about 70% - 80% of the world's coffee and rely on it as a means of livelihood. Yet many are not assured of a reliable income. Hence, your choice of fair trade coffee brands provides steaming rich flavors and fair conditions for workers throughout the supply chain.