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How about making things to consume less? Become greener, become a maker! Here, you'll find inspiration to upcycling, creating and fixing stuff to give them a longer life. Roll your sleeves up!


How about making things yourself to consume less? Become greener, become a maker! Take part in our Do-it-Yourself green challenges and share your results with us on @EUinmyregion. Roll your sleeves up!

Make cleaning products with natural ingredients only!
Do you want to cut down on plastic? Save money? Know exactly what's in your cleaning products? There’s many ways to do so: Use vinegar as a multi-purpose cleaner, baking soda to clean your oven, lemon to remove limescale, or banana skin to polish leather.
Adopt the homemade body care routine!
Did you know your fridge and kitchen cupboards are full of ingredients that can be reinvented into soap or facial masks? For a zero-waste facial scrub, mix coffee grounds, olive oil and salt. Apply to face, let sit for a few minutes, rinse with water and voilà! Let's raid our kitchens and give ourselves a well-deserved treat with no impact on the planet!
Re-discover, repair and restyle your clothes!
Too many clothes end up in landfills every year. Avoid buying new clothes by picking those you haven't worn for a while. Fix or restyle them. Organize a clothing swap with friends– one person’s trash is another person’s treasure! You'll boost your creativity and reduce your impact on the planet at the same time!

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Ongoing Challenges

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There's a challenge in every field. Pick yours!

Are you a master chef or a ready meal expert? Whatever your cooking skills, we've got a challenge for anyone who likes eating. Get inspired to reduce food waste, grow vegetables at home or eat seasonal food. Yummy!
Your green journey starts at home! From saving energy to improving the indoor air quality, there are plenty of ways to make the places we live in greener, whatever space or experience we have.
Let's go on a green journey! Take part in our travelling and commuting green challenges and share your results with us on @EUinmyregion. Are you ready?
There's no planet B, but there are many ways to help preserve the precious treasures Nature offers us. From giving the best care to your plants, to reducing your water consumption, our challenges will reveal how less can be more in our daily lives!