Welcome To One Brown Planet

We wanted a green planet, but we have a brown one.

One Brown Planet curates a space to inspire, empower, and educate about environmental issues.

We bring you the hidden stories of environmental change happening in Asia. Unsatisfied with simply talking, we give you the tools to improve yourself, your community, and ultimately our dirty world.

One Brown Planet – Infinite Solutions


Where Did All The Plastic Go?

Recycling rates are anywhere from 0% to 56% in Germany. But does plastic get recycled, really? Pick 10 random objects around you and check the label, are any of them made from recycled materials? Not sure? 

Drinking Plastic

A couple of years ago I made a decision to stop drinking from plastic bottles, all plastic bottles. The results of which may surprise you.

Is A Plastic Straw Ban Really So Important?

If you have been paying attention to the news lately, you may have noticed lots of talk about Plastic Straw bans. But what’s the point? I mean straws represent less than 0.1% of all the plastic waste we throw away. How can a ban possibly have any effect?