Benefits of Indoor Plants: Finding the Best Office Plants and Planters

More than just a decoration, office and house plants actually serve a purpose, to give you a better working and living environment. There are a plethora of benefits of indoor plants, and on this page we’re going to detail them. From decreasing stress, to actually cleaning the air, the best office plants are going to increase your overall well-being.  What’s …

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6 Best Reusable K Cup Filters 2018: Ditch the Disposables

Single cup home coffee brew systems have revolutionised mornings in kitchens everywhere. Arguably, the convenience and novelty of the the Keurig, and other copycat systems, exploded over the past 5 years. However, consumers have continued to ignore the biggest issue that the Keurig has created: plastic waste. Thankfully, there are other alternatives to enjoying single cup coffee brewers without the …

6 Best Natural Air Fresheners for Your Home

 Most of us have seen the ads. A blindfolded actress/actor is taken into a dirty room, and asked to describe what they smell- which of course is only the “natural” and fresh fragrances of an aerosol air freshener. But consider for a moment that the air freshener might be just as harmful as all of the grime and dirt that …

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What is the Zero Waste Lifestyle? How to Reduce Waste

Zero Waste seems to be a common buzzword these days and it’s used in many different contexts. But what does it actually mean? If you’ve done just one Google search about how to reduce waste, you could find a few different definitions. According to the EPA, businesses and municipalities often set their own standard for what going zero waste means. …

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Learning About Gray Water and The Best Natural Soaps

In some parts of the world, the term “wastewater” is not a thing. With increasing droughts in urban areas, people are becoming much more familiar with the terms Gray Water (greywater) or Used Water as better definitions for water that’s used for everyday tasks such as dishwashing, showering, and even laundry. Even if you can’t yet implement safe residential Gray Water …

The 5 Best Food Storage Containers for Buying Food in Bulk

There are so many benefits to buying food in bulk, from Environmental Impact to Emergency Preparedness to Economics.  In this article we’ll walk you through one of the simplest and least expensive ways you can reduce your carbon footprint while easing your family food budget, and show you some of the best food storage containers available on the market. What …

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Optimum G2.1 Platinum Series Vortex Blender Review and Recipe

Here at EcoKarma, we are always excited to share new products with you, especially when we get to personally test them out and give you some raw feedback. We have a couple of smoothie fanatics on our team, and when Froothie, the exclusive distributers of Optimum Blenders, reached out to us for a review on one of their models, we …

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Food Preservation

There are a wide number of modern day techniques and machines that help us preserve food and store abundance for later. Most Popular Methods: Drying Freezing Cooling Canning Pickling Heating Boiling Smoking Vacuum Sealing Why It’s Important?? Food waste is a very large problem, especially in America. Americans lead the world in food waste. It is estimated that about 50% …

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Eco-Friendly Water Filter Pitchers for Your Kitchen

Some people’s drink of choice might be tea, others might be into juicing or smoothies. Regardless of your preference, I think we can all agree on the importance of drinking enough. It’s especially important to make sure you’re drinking enough water every day, as dehydration can cause your skin to dry out, as well as make you feel more lethargic and …