Iceland’s TV advert as part of their #NoPalmOilChristmas campaign has been banned but Iceland are using social media to make sure you see it. Rightly you should. Everyone knows palm oil has a stigma to it and it’s not ethical. But not everyone knows why or the damage it causes to our environment and the […]Read More Iceland’s Christmas advert raising awareness of palm oil has been banned… But we must watch it.
The summer of 2018 will be one Brits, (particularly the English) will remember for many years. Temperatures that could have passed for the Mediterranean, beer gardens any day of the week became the norm and football nearly came home. The nation had never been happier. The UK heatwave of 2018 was one to remember. […]Read More 2018, the year I saw climate change from my window.
Every year Black Friday weekend is getting bigger and bigger. What was once only a US tradition to mark the beginning of Christmas shopping after Thanksgiving, is now a phenomenon spreading worldwide. There has been a proven link between Black Friday and an increase in air pollution and plastic waste. Due to the increased orders […]Read More Black Friday weekend – Top picks for environmental products.
Microplastics are a plague to our ocean. With 8 million tonnes of plastic dumped in the ocean it’s no wonder the first study has come back with 100% of participants having microplastics in their system. But how does this impact the human body?Read More How do microplastics affect humans?
Food production is at an all time high and so is food waste. A huge co2 producer and pesticides are linked the death of bees, it is a crime to waste food. With so much food wasted it’s fantastic when big brands like Le Creuset get involved in fighting the battle against food waste.Read More Le Creuset Food Unearthed Campaign
There are so many apps out there aimed at fighting environmental issues but what about the apps that don’t? Well some apps actually aid environmental issues without it being the primary goal. Here are four apps that do.Read More Four everyday apps that help the environment.
As a way to up my environmental game I bought my first at home compost bin. Did it make a difference? Was there any downsides? Did it become a inconvenience?Read More OXO Good Grips compost bin review.
Did you know aluminium is one of the best materials to use for packaging due to how easy it is to recycle? As little as 60 days to be bought, recycled and back on a shelf or up to 500 years oxidise in a landfill? This is why all aluminium should be recycled.Read More How are aluminium cans recycled?
New to recycling, want to do more or even just make sure your items have the best chance of being recycled? With as little as 33% of recycling actually being recycled here are 10 tips to recycle effectively.Read More 10 easy recycling tips
2018 is the first year we recognise International E-Waste day. What is International E-Waste day and why has this been brought to the public’s attention?Read More International E-Waste day.