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
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.
Composting is a process some people are unsure about. Is it difficult? Does it smell? How do I get started? This blog will cover all those questions and more.Read More How to compost at home.
As awareness is raised about environmental issues it really is up to us as individuals to use this knowledge and act? Christmas is a time of waste and over consumption. Small choices in gift buying and wrapping can make a difference. Here is some ideas and inspiration on how you can make this Christmas a greener one.Read More Eco friendly gift ideas for Christmas.
Too Good To Go is an app fighting the battle of food waste. Independent and chains are getting involved but what is it? How does it work? Is it as good as it sounds? Read this blog, download and comment what you think.Read More Too Good To Go review.
Ocean plastic has been one of the environmental issues gaining the most spotlight in the media. But what about cigarette butts? How long do they take to decompose and what impacts do they have on the environment?Read More How do cigarette butts pollute the environment?
The term “Fast Fashion” has been at the centre of TV and Netflix documentaries lately. What is it? Are you a contributor to the problem? Can you act to reduce the impacts of Fast Fashion?Read More How does fashion impact the environment?