2018 will be the first year we recognise International E-Waste day on the 13th of October. It aims to raise awareness of how to dispose of electrical items correctly and the consequences to the planet if we don’t. This day was developed by the WEEE Forum, a group of e-waste collection schemes. This is an international […]Read More International E-Waste day.
There are some every day household items that don’t belong in the recycling bin and really shouldn’t or legally be thrown out in general waste. This blog will cover how to recycle items you may not know where they belong once they have served their purpose. How do I recycle light bulbs? How to […]Read More How do I recycle…
Composting is a fantastic way to re-purpose food that otherwise would go to waste and end up in a landfill. You can compost in your home or outdoors. The other benefit of composting is that it can improve soil quality and reverse the effect of soil pollution, something I have posted about previously. Due to […]Read More How to compost at home.
Christmas is fast approaching and it’s a great time of year to give people gifts they wouldn’t usually buy for their selves. For those of us who are environmentally aware we can gift our closest ones environmentally friendly presents. A wonderful way to get them to try something new that they may not have ever […]Read More Eco friendly gift ideas for Christmas.
Who are “Too Good To Go”? “Too Good To Go” is a international company tackling food waste head on. “Join our food waste revolution” are words they live and work by. I really do want to stress this is not a sponsored, I was hit with a Facebook ad and that is how I found out […]Read More Too Good To Go review.
Plastic ruining our environment has been a huge public focus recently but what is coming into the public consciousness more is cigarette butts. 4.5 trillion cigarette buds are littered across the world every year. Of all cigarette butts it is believed two thirds aren’t disposed of correctly. Seeing cigarettes all over our streets and beaches […]Read More How do cigarette butts pollute the environment?
What is “Fast Fashion”? Fast fashion is a term used by people within the fashion industry to describe fashion moving from the catwalk quickly to consumer. Fast Fashion trends are taken from catwalk, to manufacture to store in the quickest possible time. Rather than having a major released such as summer and winter collection we […]Read More How does fashion impact the environment?