Tag: green earth

The New Year Revolution: A Guide to a Cleaner, Greener 2020

Time and time again, we go around in circles when it comes to practicing a way of life that is less burdensome on the planet. With so many external factors and influences affecting one’s own better judgement, sustainability is not a choice or war cry, but a way of...

Store(ing) Sustainability

With an earnest focus on sustainability being a key pillar in our vision for future stores, we start our effort with conserving the basics, water and electricity. Low-flow faucets & taps help reduce water wastage. They reduce the water flow by upto 80% without reducing tap pressure thereby making provisions for...

Substituting Plastic

Over the past year or so, there has been a sudden spike in global awareness about the harm plastic causes to the environment because it’s non bio-degradable. Plastic trash islands in seas and oceans, big landfillls that seem to be only accumulating waste and such visual representations have ushered...

Sustainability Practices – Bio-degradable Packaging

“Look again at that dot. That’s here. That’s home. That’s us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever was, lived out their lives”, said Carl Sagan in 1994, and it holds true to this day. We’re merely just...

The People’s Brew – June 2019

Dear Chai Lover, We’re back with the latest edition of  our newsletter for the month of June! The monsoons are slowly setting over the skies in some parts of the world but it’s business as usual around the globe! We’ve also changed our setup a bit with a new...

The Power Breakfast Duo: Idli & Filter Coffee

Over the past decade or two, with globalisation and a sharp increase in international travel, food preferences seem to be ever-changing with growing knowledge and understanding of global cuisine. As palates are developing with exposure, diets are changing thanks to an increasing focus on health and nutrition apart from...

World Environment Day 2019 – Practicing Sustainability

This World Environment Day, imagine a planet free of plastic. Clean oceans, reduced biodegradable garbage piles, animals not choking on plastic waste, and the human race healthier and thriving because of it. It’s a distant reality but one which is achievable through small steps towards sustainability that start at...

Composting Chai

With the echoes of Earth Day still ringing through eager ears, we thought we’d identify a step in the right direction in a fun, DIY setting – composting tea leaves. Tea leaves are an efficient source of organic material for gardens and compost pits, as well as soil enrichment....

BYOC- Bring Your Own Cup!

Hey there, Chai reader! Chai Point has always stood for the clean earth initiative. We visualize the world to be greener and our future to be much more sustainable. Our initiatives have always been in small steps to quit the use of plastic and reduce the consumption of paper...

A Time to Give Back

On the occasion of International Tea Day, we decided to do our bit to bring back some of the glory of times gone by when Bangalore was celebrated as the Garden City… Read on to know more Go Green At 10 am yesterday morning, a large gathering of Chai...