The one thing that we get asked a lot about, is what are some easy ways in which an individual can start their journey towards conscious consumption. We have combined a handy list for all our eco-ninja’s here. Step 1: BYO Ban single life products from your life – Bring Your Own.No more polybags for… Read More 5 ways in which you can become a conscious consumer
In our last article we discussed how some external influences make it hard to practice conscious consumption. And we also said that there is good news because following are the 7 ways in which conscious consumption is becoming increasingly desirable to you and me:- 1. Consumers are not happy with a “work-too-much-to-consume-too-much” type of life.… Read More 7 ways in which conscious consumption is becoming desirable to people
Around this time last year, all of us at Ecofolk, started a journey towards being more conscious consumers. And in 1 year, we have realized that it’s extremely hard to change any behavior, but even harder to change behaviors related to our consumption patterns. Here are 7 insights from our journey on why it is… Read More 7 reasons why it is so hard to be “conscious” about our consumption
(Image source) I was born in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh in India. And ever since then I have spent some important & formative years of my life in Amethi, Lucknow, Delhi, Colombo & Bangalore – in that order. Whenever faced the question “where are you from” I could never conclude, without adding “technically” or something on… Read More What does it mean to be “native” to a place?