Hong Kong – Green Is The New Black https://greenisthenewblack.com Your guide to conscious living in Asia & Europe Tue, 06 Jul 2021 05:38:17 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.7 Sustainable Sundowners. Our top sustainable alcohol picks to quench your thirst this summer. https://greenisthenewblack.com/sustainable-sundowners-sustainable-alcohol/ Tue, 06 Jul 2021 05:38:17 +0000 https://greenisthenewblack.com/?p=28975 Did you know that it takes around 298 litres of water to make a litre of beer? Or that the average bottle of wine has a carbon footprint of around 1,200g – the equivalent of driving three miles in a […]

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5 Climate Solutions From TEDx Sustainability Speakers https://greenisthenewblack.com/tedxtinhau-countdown-climate-solutions-from-hk-sustainability-experts/ Mon, 28 Sep 2020 03:46:52 +0000 https://greenisthenewblack.com/?p=25209 In advance of the TEDxTinHau Countdown event in Hong Kong on 17 October, we chatted with the line-up of inspirational speakers to identify the climate solutions they believe will help shape the future of our planet. When it comes to […]

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Redress Design Awards 2020: Grand Final Winners Announced https://greenisthenewblack.com/redress-design-awards-2020-who-are-the-grand-final-winners/ Tue, 08 Sep 2020 03:37:42 +0000 https://greenisthenewblack.com/?p=24839 The 2020 Grand Final of the Redress Design Awards crowned its menswear and womenswear champions amid tough competition from global entrants. So, who are the eco-friendly designers of the future to look out for? The wait to find out is […]

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Say No To Plastic At These Zero-Waste Stores In Hong Kong https://greenisthenewblack.com/zero-waste-grocery-and-lifestyle-stores-in-hong-kong/ Mon, 07 Sep 2020 06:03:26 +0000 https://greenisthenewblack.com/?p=24834 Reusable containers have come a long way since the birth of cocktails in jam jars and plants in tin cans. They’ve become the singular way to stock your home while caring for the planet (and your health). Let’s go zero-waste […]

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3 Eco-Awesome Things To Do At Nature Discovery Park, K11 Musea, Hong Kong https://greenisthenewblack.com/nature-discovery-park-k11-musea/ Fri, 27 Sep 2019 09:56:59 +0000 https://greenisthenewblack.com/?p=15480 Grow your own food, create your own beauty products, mindful meditation classes, and more, at Hong Kong’s all-new Nature Discovery Park at K11 Musea Hong Kong’s iconic Tsim Sha Tsui harbourfront has been given a new lease of life with […]

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The Stigma Surrounding CBD In Hong Kong (And How Heavens Please Is Changing It) https://greenisthenewblack.com/the-stigma-surrounding-cbd-in-hong-kong-and-how-heavens-please-is-changing-it/ Fri, 20 Sep 2019 03:36:18 +0000 https://greenisthenewblack.com/?p=15375 Thailand just legalized it. Professional athletes use it. And it’s even been deemed safe for consumption by pets. Acceptance for CBD is growing and the world is cashing in on the cannabis boom, so what’s with the hold up in […]

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10 Reasons Why We’re Obsessing Over Christian G. Mongendre & His New Restaurant TREEHOUSE in Hong Kong https://greenisthenewblack.com/10-reasons-why-were-obsessing-over-christian-g-mongendre-his-new-restaurant-treehouse/ Wed, 28 Aug 2019 12:06:55 +0000 https://greenisthenewblack.com/?p=14711 TREEHOUSE is Hong Kong’s up-and-coming “accidentally” vegan and vegetarian hotspot that looks to be the future of dining: sustainable, ethical, modern and fast. The progressive chef-driven enterprise nods to the green movement with a taste of the future while reigniting […]

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Hong Kong’s Plant-Based Bastion Christian Mongendre Rises From The Ashes https://greenisthenewblack.com/hong-kongs-plant-based-bastion-christian-mongendre-rises-from-the-ashes/ Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:46:44 +0000 https://greenisthenewblack.com/?p=14625 For Christian Mongendre, staying under-the-radar wasn’t an option. From early beginnings at Mana! Fast Slow Food through to HOME Eat to Live, his beliefs have been deeply ingrained in pure, healthy, energetic, consciousness-raising food. This was further impassioned by the […]

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How to Deal With Sleep Health & Burnout: 6 Tips From Experts in Singapore & Hong Kong https://greenisthenewblack.com/how-to-deal-with-sleep-health-and-burnout-6-tips-from-experts-in-singapore-hong-kong/ Mon, 03 Jun 2019 06:55:39 +0000 https://greenisthenewblack.com/?p=13114 Burnout. Stress. Insomnia. Words that unfortunately we hear all too often. With studies showing more than 20% of employees worldwide feel burnt out, how can we look after ourselves better? How can we wake up feeling rested and rejuvenated? We […]

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Vegan Versus: The Best Menus in Hong Kong For Those Who Swing Both Ways https://greenisthenewblack.com/vegan-versus-the-best-menus-in-hong-kong-for-those-who-swing-both-ways/ Wed, 22 May 2019 09:57:43 +0000 https://greenisthenewblack.com/?p=12958 The art of food pairing is taking a new spin in Hong Kong where Invisible Kitchen is offering a new menu that offers two variants of dish: one classic and one plant-based. In light of this, we thought we’d you […]

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