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Cine’Eco Environment Film Festival – Seia, 11-18 October

Cine'Eco, the International Environmental Film Festival of Serra da Estrela is the only film festival in Portugal focusing on environmental issues. In the 2014 edition, the festival will unspool over 90 films and videos relating to human and ecological concerns.
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Eco-Bags from Fernanda Pereira – Old Shower Curtains Go Designer Chic

Portugal Confidential loves to come across new products that are not only beautifully designed and chic, but also play a role in saving our environment. Portuguese designer Fernanda Pereira has created super-cool new fashion accessories made from…your grandmother’s shower curtains!!
Tela Bags, recycled products, eco-friendly fashion

Tela Bags – From Total Trash to Trendy Tote

The landfill’s loss is your trendy treasure. One remarkable Portuguese company is turning trash into fashion accessories. At Tela Bags, their mantra is “we turn waste into ideas.”
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Asterio Roadster – Portuguese High-Performance Car with Star Quality

We all know Portugal is the proud manufacturer of cork products, and ginja de Obidos and Port wine. In the north, furniture and clothing designers are at the forefront of creativity. And soon, Portugal will be the home of the newest high-performance and sustainable line of cars, the Asterio Roadster.
Jars of Sunlight

Carbon Zero Catalog – Shop & Save the Planet at the Same Time

Portugal Confidential attended a hip little dinner party last night. Out on the terrace were these very cool glowing “lanterns”. Upon closer inspection, we learned they were actually clever little jars engineered with solar panels and LED lights. Portugal Confidential was very impressed. That’s when a guest spoke up and introduced the Carbon Zero Online shop and Catalog.