August is Happiness Happens Month

nulounu little girlAUGUST is….
Happiness Happens Month

THE HISTORY OF HAPPINESS HAPPENS MONTH
Pamela Gail Johnson is the Founder of The Secret Society of Happy People (SOHP) and is quoted as saying “I started the Secret Society of Happy People in 1998 to provide a missing voice for those who are happy and want to express it without having other people rain on their parade. (Boo, Hiss!)”.read more“August is Happiness Happens Month”

Polish Honey from the ecologically-cleanest regions of Poland

Polish HoneyPolish Honey from the ecologically-cleanest regions of Poland

Honey has been a part of Polish cuisine since times immemorial. It is also used for prevention and treatment of illnesses due to its anti-bacterial, antiseptic, wound-healing and anti-inflammatory properties. On top of that, it is used in beauty treatment procedures too as it moisturises and makes the skin firmer as well as smooths wrinkles.

In Poland, we are gifted with wide range of honey with different kinds of benefitsread more“Polish Honey from the ecologically-cleanest regions of Poland”

The impact of inventory on selling price

Impact of InventoryThe impact of inventory on selling price

You may wish to have the purchased item just at your fingertips, but the convenience can be costly.

No matter how good ones inventory management is, there will always be costs associated to keeping inventory. The costs will eventually transferred and reflected on product selling price.

Holding costs are those associated with storing inventory that remains unsold which include cost of warehouse space, utility costs of that warehouse space, insurance, security and so on. If customers want they order to be shipped the second that they order it, seller has to hold lots and lots of inventory which would increase the product price. If the seller choose to keep the product price low, the cost burden will has to be shifted to other sections of the business, for example, lower labour cost like what some well-known fast-fashion brands did.

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The real truth behind what happens with recycled glass

Recycled glassThe real truth behind what happens with recycled glass

You have one empty glass bottle after drinking your beverage, what would you do? Most likely you will deposit it into the blue glass recycle bin. Well, there are a few things that you have to know.

Glass, which has been in use for thousands of years, is made primarily from sand, soda ash, and limestone. If it is recycled, glass can be used over and over. Very little waste is generated in the glass recycling and manufacturing process. Therefore, glass is ideal for recycling since none of the material is degraded by normal use and it can be recycled endlessly without loss of quality.

Sound great!

However, there had been incidents which revealed the skeptic’s subtle fearread more“The real truth behind what happens with recycled glass”

Biodegradable bags may not “disappear”

About BiodegradableBiodegradable bags may not “disappear”

When you see the words “Biodegradable bags”, do you have the thought that the bag will simply disappear if thrown away? It is not the case.

The term “biodegradable” is lulling us into the train of thought, and misleading us to think that adding biodegradable bags to our recycling bins is an environmental friendly action. Based on the finding of Richard Thompson, a British marine biologist and his students, the chemical additives in biodegradable bags can destroy efforts in remanufacture conventional plastic bags into new bags, rendering it unusable.
The study of Richard Thompson has also shown thatread more“Biodegradable bags may not “disappear””

Parabens – the naughty ingredient

Naughty ParabensParabens – the naughty ingredient

Not all personal care products are good for our skin but we’ve commonly accepted without knowing much about them. Should we concern about them?

While people have become more health conscious and be more selective on food intake, deeper understanding of personal care products including the ingredients, is equally important too.read more“Parabens – the naughty ingredient”