Cleaning the Brussels Canal on Kayaks

Cleaning the Brussels Canal on Kayaks

1 July 2021 – There’s definitely no better way to welcome the summer than going for some outdoor activity. Our Green Office team in Brussels took to the canal for kayaking and enjoying the afternoon breeze, thanks to Canal It Up who provided the equipment. It...
3 Ways to Reduce Clothing Waste

3 Ways to Reduce Clothing Waste

Image source: The Designers Studio Are you still wondering what to do with your huge pile of clothes? Instead of throwing them away, here are 3 alternatives. Swap or Sell or Donate There are plenty of online platforms or applications where you can swap your clothes....
Fair Trade Shops in Belgium

Fair Trade Shops in Belgium

This year, World Fair Trade Day took place on 9 May. Did you make any sustainable purchases this week?  Buying products that were made ethically and gives the makers a fair price for their work is a conscious choice we can make everyday. To make this easier for you,...
Meet Sustainable Companies at the Green Jobs Fair

Meet Sustainable Companies at the Green Jobs Fair

Work that makes a difference. That is the end goal of all those hours we spend in the books and in (virtual) lectures.  Find out what is on the horizon for you at the Green Jobs Fair. As part of Sustainability Week, the Green Office is inviting companies based in...
Instagram Live with Kriket

Instagram Live with Kriket

26 March 2021 – We had an interesting chat with Anneleen Van Meervenne, co-founder of KRIKET, a company that produces healthy snack bars using crickets! Why eat crickets? Meat production accounts for 15% of global greenhouse gas emissions, 25% of fresh water...
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...