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The App That Helps Clean Up Our Streets – Dawar App

The App That Helps Clean Up Our Streets – Dawar App

After lots of success in Maadi and Tora since 2018, this waste reporting application will soon be available in more neighbourhoods in Cairo. ‘Dawar is an application created by Environ-Adapt in collaboration with the Egyptian…
We Challenge You To ‘No Seafood September’

We Challenge You To ‘No Seafood September’

This month Sustainably Savvy challenges you to ‘No Seafood September’! So this month – no seafood is to be consumed. (As you’ve noticed, it’s almost mid September but there’s no harm in still trying or…

Today is Earth Overshoot Day

Today, 29 July marks 2019’s Earth Overshoot Day. Earth Overshoot Day is the date when humanity’s demand for ecological resources and services in a given year  exceeds what the earth can regenerate in that year.…

Is your sunscreen harming our coral reefs?

It’s summertime, so you must be hitting up the beach and lathering yourselves in sunscreen. The question is, what is inside of these sunscreens and why have some been banned? 14,000 tons of sunscreen end…

Eight Reasons to Refuse Single-Use Plastic

July is here and perhaps you have heard of the ‘Plastic Free July’ challenge. Before delving into how we can avoid  plastics as much as we can, let us take a moment to remember what…