A trip of faith and sustainability: An enriching escape to Dongaon, Maharashtra, India

By Murtaza Sadriwala The ride enroute Dongaon, a hamlet near Aurangabad in Maharashtra, was remarkably calm, something I hadn’t expected due to an extremely eccentric work schedule the previous day. The endless swathe of green fields and farmlands tucked below rolling...

Cosmetics and Beauty Products That Are Sustainable

By Pritika Singh, Reporter, Greenubuntu Have you even given a thought to how your daily beauty needs and consumption patterns can impact the environment adversely? Well, you are at the right place in case you have always encountered this dilemma of how to be beautiful...

A Sustainable Kidswear Wardrobe for the Little Ones

By Pritika Singh, Reporter, Greenubuntu Nowadays, mothers are very concerned about what their tiny tots will wear or what they would project to the world through their clothes. So, ensuring they wear a different variety of clothes or for the mothers who are going to...

10 Sustainable and Ecofriendly Apparel Brands from India That Are Blazing the Trail

By Pritika Singh, Reporter, Greenubuntu The key to sustainability in clothing and fashion is basically choosing clothes that have a good impact on the environment and also make for great fashion choices. So, why not choose clothes which are friendly to the...

Kajal can harm your baby’s eyes?

By Dr. Shahwar Kazmi, Physician working for Global Health, at the World Health Organization The application of “Kajal” of Kohl on the eyes, especially those of children, is a highly prevalent tradition in the Indian subcontinent. People think that Kajal cleans the...

Smart Sustainable Dehumidifiers and Air Conditioners From LG Energy Air Care

In a move towards injecting sustainability practices in the world, ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year LG Electronics USA has hugely expanded its portfolio of energy-efficient residential and home air care products with a new 50-pint LG PuriCare™ dehumidifier. The drain...

Kajal can harm your baby’s eyes?

By Dr. Shahwar Kazmi, Physician working for Global Health, at the World Health Organization The application of “Kajal” of Kohl on the eyes, especially those of children, is a highly prevalent tradition in the Indian subcontinent. People think that Kajal cleans the...

Does sweating burn your fat? Not at all

I was talking to my trainer the other day at Cult Gym, a popular fitness center in Lokhandwala, Andheri West, Mumbai, India. He said that the more we sweat the more calories we burn. I countered by saying that if that were the case why workout at all. One can just sit...