Bike-sharing in Brussels

Bike-sharing in Brussels

It’s now spring and summer is coming soon, let’s go get some sun! Grab your bike and go for a ride through the many beautiful parks of Brussels. But what if you don’t have a bike? Don’t worry, this city’s got you covered with plenty of bike-share options. Here, we...
3 Reasons to Choose Sustainable Fashion

3 Reasons to Choose Sustainable Fashion

(photo source: https://www.condenast.com/glossary/data-sources) Sustainable fashion is gradually catching peoples’ attention. Why is sustainable fashion becoming a trend? And why should we support it? Here are three reasons that will draw you into loving...
How Can a College Student Own a Sustainable Wardrobe?

How Can a College Student Own a Sustainable Wardrobe?

In most cases our first impression is that the fashion industry costs our earth one way or another, when in fact fashion and sustainability can coexist. So, as college students, how can we build budget friendly yet sustainable wardrobes? The very first step is to know...
Wrapping Up This Semester by Volunteering at CollectMet

Wrapping Up This Semester by Volunteering at CollectMet

This semester, students of KU Leuven joined the volunteers at CollectMet on a number of occasions – helping to cook food on 9 November 2020 and helping to distribute food to the community on 7 and 14 December 2020. Collect Met is an initiative by Serve the City...
4 Apps to Help You Reduce Food Waste

4 Apps to Help You Reduce Food Waste

Did you know that 8% of greenhouse gas emissions come from food waste? By preventing food from ending up in landfills, you could reduce the CO2 that is released when food decomposes. And what if we tell you that you can save a lot of money as well? Here, we’ll share...
9 Easy Things You Can Do To Reduce Food Waste

9 Easy Things You Can Do To Reduce Food Waste

Did you know that the average Brussels resident wastes 16kg of proper food per year? This staggering amount makes households the biggest source of food waste. Such waste is hurting not only our wallets but our planet as well. Growing, processing, transporting, and...