Yes, it's that time of the year again! A time when the streets are awash with a riot of colors and when kids and adults alike take to the streets with equal enthusiasm to either throw brightly colored gulal or douse each other with sprinklers. Yes, the Festival of Colors, Holi is upon us yet again and we couldn't be more excited! Did you know that traditionally, Holi used to be played with colors made
KICK START 2019 WITH A ZERO WASTE RESOLUTION Overview 2019 is nearly upon us and it's a time to think about what lies ahead in our lives. The start of the new year brings with it a promise of hope, happiness and a chance for everyone to start afresh. Resolutions can be tricky as not a lot of us are able to stick to our resolutions. Whether you're a fan of resolutions or not, you
LET’S MAKE IT A GREEN CHRISTMAS! Ho! Ho! Ho! Xmas is just around the corner and ‘tis the season to be happy and merry. But ’tis also the season to do good for your own well being and for the planet as well. While people immerse themselves in celebrations during this festive period, little do they realize the impact it can have on our environment. Celebration times usually equate to more shopping, more food
COIR AWAY TO SUSTAINABILITY! Over the past few years, Coir – a byproduct of coconut fiber – has been garnering quite a fan following. Made out of the external hard shell of the coconut, Coir initially rose to prominence in the 19th century when it was used for gardening purposes in the West. After slipping off the radar, coir has made a thumping comeback as more and more people have started realizing the versatility this organic, environmentally sustainable
ZERO WASTE SHOPPING – DO’S & DON’TS Zero-waste living seems to be the new buzzword doing the rounds and unlike other fads, thankfully this movement has been steadily gaining traction over the years. Zero-waste is all about lessening your carbon footprint and ensuring that less of your trash ends up in landfills. Although zero-waste living might require tweaking your daily habits, the truth of the matter is that it’s not as difficult or overwhelming
Almitra Sustainables is a step towards co-existence. If we don't coexist we won't exist. We often feel that our actions have a cascading effect, but actually, it follows the circular effect path. Sustainable living is the only way to save our home, and our bigger home - our planet! '