And they are not limited to the personal journey and the foundation of MAPEEI, Lívia (now in Switzerland) is preparing to “give birth” another equally inspiring and necessary initiative. The Global Ecological Transitions was born with the aim of organizing the ethical transparency behind the products we choose to consume. It is a methodology that (mathematically) analyzes 90 aspects that, combined, result in a note that indicates the “degree” of socio-environmental responsibility that the product brings in its production chain.
Link to the full article in Portuguese:https://www.mariagranel.com/plastic-free-july-historias-que-movem/
Folha Carreiras - More than having a business of its own, the intention of geographer Lívia Humaire, 35, when opening Mapeei - A Life Without Plastic, in September 2018, in São Paulo, was to help people reduce the production of household waste .
Photo: Lucas Seixas
Link to the full article in Portuguese:https://www1.folha.uol.com.br/sobretudo/carreiras/2019/06/1988102-geografa-transforma-filosofia-de-desperdicio-zero-em-negocio.shtml
Zero trash class: paulistanos who strive to reduce waste. In a city that produces 20,000 tonnes of dirt a day, some residents lessen their impact with simple, everyday measures..
By: Pedro Carvalho
Photo: Alexandre Battibugli
Link to the full article in Portuguese:https://vejasp.abril.com.br/cidades/lixo-zero-capa/
In other words, the time to “transition” to a more conscious life is now. I usually use the term “ecological transitions” precisely because I know that it is not enough to want to remove plastic from our lives in one stroke. It is difficult, like building any new habit. You have to take it easy so you don't go back in a few weeks.
By Lívia Humaire for the Folha de SP newspaper
Photo: Lucas Seixas, Folha de SP
Link to the full article in Portuguese:https://www1.folha.uol.com.br/opiniao/2019/12/por-que-bruno-covas-deve-sancionar-a-lei-dos-descartaveis.shtml
In this article Lívia spoke for the first time publicly about the term Ecological Transitions, that she coined after experiencing and understanding that the Zero Waste movement in short is a profound ecological based process and that the movement can be a channel for achieving real transformations!s!
Link to the TV program in portuguese (Subscribers only):https://globosatplay.globo.com/assistir/globonews/cidades-e-solucoes/v/7448129/
"There is no way to be within the concept of real sustainability, if the production chain is not socially and environmentally responsible", says Lívia.
Foto divulgação: Andre Stefano
Link to the full article in Portuguese:http://sustentabilidade.sebrae.com.br/sites/Sustentabilidade/Acontece/Noticias/Caso-de-sucesso-%E2%80%93-Loja-Mapeei
Zero Waste Business, Lívia Humaire's pioneering spirit with the application of the zero waste concept.
Link to the TV program in Portuguese:https://globoplay.globo.com/v/7478706/
Geographer Lívia Humaire decided to open a store that helps her customers to reduce their waste. It was at the end of 2014 that Lívia had her first contact with the zero waste movement.
Foto: Lucas Seixas
Link to the full article in Portuguese:https://revistapegn.globo.com/Mulheres-empreendedoras/noticia/2019/04/loja-em-sp-vende-de-canudo-de-aluminio-escova-de-dente-de-madeira-plastico-nem-pensar.html
40 minute episode on Climate Change, in which alongside Gilberto Gil, Hélio Mattar, Elizabeth Kolbert, the style of life of Lívia and her family is identified as one of the solutions to the problems of climate, inequality and consumption./span>
Link to the TV program in Protuguese:http://bit.ly/IntegrasNoGNTPlay
Zero Waste Movement spreads ideas to reduce leftovers and reuse everything. Consumers stop buying and make products at home to reduce waste generation.
Foto divulgação: Andre Stefano
Link to the full article in Portuguese:https://www1.folha.uol.com.br/seminariosfolha/2018/08/movimento-dos-sem-lixo-espalha-ideias-para-reduzir-sobras-e-reaproveitar-tudo.shtml
São Paulo will win a store with products to reduce waste.
Foto divulgação: Andre Stefano
Link to the full article in Portuguese:https://tudomaisumpouco.blogfolha.uol.com.br/2018/08/17/sao-paulo-vai-ganhar-loja-com-produtos-para-reduzir-o-lixo/
Bringing the experience to the general public was Lívia's idea, who wanted to make the daily lives of people who sought to be more sustainable more practical ...
foto divulgação: Patrícia Stavis
Link to the full article in Portuguese:https://vidasimples.co/transformar/projeto-ajuda-quem-quer-gerar-menos-lixo/
Zero waste lifestyle wins product store in São Paulo. The store, by the way, is a mirror of its founder's own lifestyle. “As soon as I started studying geography in Florianópolis, I was already interested in the topic”, says Livia..
Foto divulgação: Andre Stefano
Link to the full article in Portuguese:https://catracalivre.com.br/as-melhores-solucoes-sustentaveis/lixo-zero-loja/
Link to the full article in Portuguese:https://www.hypeness.com.br/2018/07/julho-sem-plastico-ela-quer-criar-a-primeira-loja-lixo-zero-do-brasil-e-voce-pode-ajudar/
Reducing waste production to zero is still a challenge - Renata Falzoni and Fabíola Cidral talk to Lívia Humaire, creator of the first brazilian store that encourages zero waste consumption. They also discuss whether it is possible to live without plastic.
Foto: Alexandre Battibugli
Interview link (audio in Portuguese):http://cbn.globoradio.globo.com/default.htm?url=%2Fmedia%2Faudio%2F206915%2Freduzir-producao-de-lixo-nivel-zero-ainda-e-um-des.htm
“The straw was the start of an awareness movement for many people. I think our planet needs this a lot, to think together about a solution. ”, says geographer Lívia Humaire.
Link to the TV program in Portuguese:https://g1.globo.com/jornal-nacional/noticia/2018/08/23/aos-poucos-canudos-plasticos-saem-de-circulacao-pelo-bem-do-meio-ambiente.ghtml
The culture of life without plastic is getting stronger - More and more people are looking for alternatives to avoid the use of plastic and new businesses have emerged. In some establishments, here in São Paulo, sustainability is a priority.
Link to the TV program in Portuguese:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9_5SRkrNH70&feature=youtu.be
Other interviews in Portuguese:
Sebrae Agency - 'Zero Waste' encourages green businesses.
Yam with you - Activist in the zero waste movement, the geographer and entrepreneur Lívia Humaire has visited, in recent years, more than 35 establishments that follow the concept.
“The main objective is to disseminate the concept. People arrive at the store looking for three products, and we explain that only one can solve her issue. The business must also be sustainable in terms of ethics, ”says Lívia.
Exame Magazine - Opened just over two months ago in a gallery on Rua Augusta, in São Paulo, the store came about because of the entrepreneur Lívia Humaire's concern with the problem of disposable plastics, so present in our lives, in dumps and in the oceans. It also arose from a long-term change in the entrepreneur's life, which began to reduce waste in 2014, when she tried to make a Christmas dinner more sustainable.
Menos 1 Lixo (Less 1 Trash) - "We have reached the limit. We have already shattered the ecological systems that sustain life on our planet. Science has been warning us about this for years."
Você SA Magazine - Geographer Lívia Humaire is an example. In 2014, he decided to change consumption habits and reduce 85% of his family's waste production, documenting everything on social networks (her Instagram @transicoes_ecologicas has 12,000 followers).
Casa Vougue -“The issue of garbage was politically constructed, separating garbage at home does not make people more sustainable, because it makes no sense to separate if garbage is not being recycled. There is a lack of real information on sustainability, ”says Lívia. Which makes your initiative more than necessary.
Recicla Sampa - São Paulo has just won a new store of products without plastic, which also serves as a support space for those who want to have a more sustainable life. Located on Rua Augusta, the new store arose from the entrepreneur Livia Humaire's desire to reduce the amount of waste and especially disposable plastics.
UOL Urban Taste - Lívia asked her producers to adapt, remove plastic seals or even change parts components. Several see this as an opportunity to improve their products ...
Portal W3 - One of the founders of the store is called Lívia and she is today one of the great names in the sustainable lifestyle.
The Greenest Post - Conceived by the entrepreneur Lívia Humaire , the initiative works in a gallery in downtown São Paulo.
Organics Brasil - Concerned about the problems of disposable plastics, the entrepreneur Lívia Humaire opened the country's first Zero Waste store, located in Sao Paulo.https://organicsnewsbrasil.com.br/negocio/brasil-ganha-primeira-loja-sem-plastico-e-sem-lixo/
Catraquinha Livre - Zero Waste: mother and daughter organize sustainable birthday party.
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