Let’s turn the tables in the fight against food waste!

More than 50 tons of food is wasted every second, reaching 1.6 billion tons annually. Nearly one-fifth of all the world’s food ends up in the garbage can, according to a report by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). About 26% of this waste pertains to food service, for example, in restaurants, hotels or educational…

Back to school with a flourish

The impact of a single person may seem insignificant because we underestimate our ability to positively influence our surroundings by example. Today we bring you tips for a much more sustainable, affordable and responsible school year. Will you join us? When it comes to buying, you need to get creative First of all, ask yourself…

Our challenge to plant one tree per person moves forward

Just a year ago we set ourselves a challenge, to plant 14,000 trees. We knew it was a big challenge, but the “We Are Ecocentric” Movement loves a challenge. In sum, in all the destinations where Grupo Piñero operates, the data indicate that we have planted almost 6,000 trees. Yes, it is true that we…

Dressing ecocentrically

You probably have a lot of clothes in your closet that you don’t wear, yet you continue to buy more. This is a very common occurrence in the world we live in: Spaniards buy an average of 34 garments a year, while in the United States, the average is 60 garments a year. These figures…

Together we will reduce plastic consumption and help to reuse it

As good ecocentrics, we celebrate Recycling Day every May 17 to raise awareness of the importance of caring for the environment and promote the culture of reusing materials. Recycling is a key practice to reduce the environmental impact of the production and consumption of products. One of the main environmental problems today is pollution caused…

Health and Well-being: A Priority for Everyone

It has been 75 years since the first World Health Assembly had the brilliant idea of establishing a special day to commemorate the founding of the World Health Organization (WHO). This was declared World Health Day. Since then, countries from all over the world have been meeting year after year to promote health initiatives, propose…

Turn Off the Lights and Do a Lap Around the Planet to Fight Climate Change 

Seventeen years ago, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) proposed in Sydney (Australia) to turn off the lights of monuments and buildings for one hour as a symbolic gesture protesting against climate change.   The drive has been gaining momentum ever since, and there are now millions of people in 190 countries who switch…

Water, an element we need to take care of with all our ecocentrism

Our body, like our planet, is made up of approximately 70% water. This element is as vital for us as for the rest of the living beings and therefore it is very important that we all make a responsible use of it. Why should we take care of our water? Because it is necessary for…

Would you like to join our movement?

We continue to gain new ecocentrics who think about taking care of their environment, the benefit of their community and the future of their own. During the International Tourism Fair (Fitur) in Madrid, our colleagues and friends at Grupo Piñero have shown their pride in being part of the “We Are Ecocentric” movement. In the…