RefillMyBottle Goes to Innovfest Unbound 2019 - Singapore
We are deeply humbled to be given the opportunity and trust to represent Indonesia to the international round together with Sampah Muda. Thank you so much to JimbaFest, judges and everyone for the support!
RefillMyBottle along with other five green startups from Indonesia participated in the pitching session at JimbaFest 2019 - an [...]
Experiencing the Island Life while Gaining Professional Experience
My First Days in BaliIt was 7pm, I just arrived at the airport, exhausted but excited. And all at once taxi men jumped at me and asked « Yes, please, taxi miss? ». An hour later, I arrived in the hostel that I booked for a few nights in the centre of Denpasar. Young men lied on the floor of the entrance. Some were almost asleep; some we [...]
Uses of Used Coffee Ground
Brewing your own coffee every morning and habitually toss the grounds into the trash? It's time for a change! Did you know there are many wonderful things you can do with these used coffee grounds and there are many benefits of using coffee grounds in the garden?
PS: If you don’t drink coffee but fancy these ideas, there are a number of loca [...]
Zero Waste Sustainability Meet-up at Colony Creative Hub
On Monday, 25th of March we gathered in Colony Creative Hub – in collaboration with Kumpul Speed Networking Event - for our second Sustainability Meet-up of the year. Our focus for the event: ZERO WASTE.
What a great emulation within the people who were present! We guess the topic triggers a lot of enthusiasm since living zero waste or going [...]
A ZERO WASTE CHALLENGE - Understanding before acting
Any of us is familiar with these heartbreaking photos of beaches covered by tons of solid waste that contain a hotchpotch of unexpected items? Toothpaste tubes, flip flops, needles, candy wraps, plastic cups. How could it arrive there? What a hypocritical question. When we throw something away, we think it will go “away”, to a hid [...]
Lovina Sustainability Meetup
There are more than 25 RefillStations in Lovina thanks to the support of Conchita from Window to the World School, our local Refill Ambassador and leading the initiative in the village.
Last Saturday we visited Window to the world School to meet the community in Lovina. We would like to thank the school team for having us and organising the [...]
Laos Tourism Beats Plastic Pollution - RefillMyBottle Vientiane is on!
November 8th marks the date of the RefillMyBottle Vientiane official launch. Thank you to the Lao Hotel and Restaurant Association in collaboration with the Lao Association of Travel Agencies under the guidance of the Department of Tourism Development Department, Ministry of Information Culture and Tourism, and DICT of Vientiane Capital which [...]
RefillMyBottle Vietnam Official Launch
Did you hear that RefillMyBottle is now expanding beyond Indonesia? Yes, we are going global! We team-up with a number of organisations across Asia and some other parts of the world, including Refill Not Landfill, IMPACT Vietnam, Luang Prabang – Handle with Care, PlayForest Korea, and many others. Our highlight this time is for Vietnam as t [...]
Zero Waste - One Small Step for A Man, One Giant Leap for Mankind
We will not tell you that reducing your waste takes time and force us to change our habits or way of life. Instead, you need an awareness, a click that you must put into practice quickly.
However, you must ask you a question: Why do you need to reduce plastic waste? To follow the actual trend or to live in a clean planet? The second proposit [...]
Tale of the Gods: "Gods are thirsty for better ideas"
There was a time in history when human knew that they couldn't any longer say we didn't know and that was the time things started to change for the better. A time when all could safely and freely access drinkable water without facing the excess of plastic matter.
On the island of the gods and goddesses, visited every year by more than 5 milli [...]