You may have seen a lot of headlines stating that Sainsbury’s is banning plastic on fruit, vegetables and bakery items. However, you need to read the small print not just click bait headlines. Sainsbury’s aren’t banning all plastic but offering paper bags on loose items. While it isn’t a total victory I can’t […]Read More Sainsbury’s becomes the first UK supermarket to ban plastic on loose fruit, vegetables & bakery items.
Growing your own herbs at home can be enjoyable and satisfying. Fresh and organic ingredients in your home available all year round to make delicious meals. Growing your own herbs is incredibly easy and cheap to do.Read More Grow your own herbs at home.
Are electric cars really better for the environment? Yes, and better for your finances too.Read More Petrol vs electric cars, which is better?
Everywhere you look in UK supermarkets we are surrounded by plastic. I challenge you to try do a typical weekly shop and go plastic free. It’s incredibly difficult. Plastic wrapped fruit and vegetables (of course more expensive if bought “loose”), carbonated drinks exploding in price if bought in cans or a lack of refill stations. […]Read More Plastic free swaps that supermarkets could make today.
Planet Warrior are a new British brand on a mission to keep our oceans clean. Created by two sisters with a love of travelling and the ocean they have designed yoga wear out of recycled plastic. They even have 100% recyclable packaging with dissolvable stickers.Read More Planet Warrior – Recycled plastic yoga wear.
Walkers Crisps owned by PepsiCo have announced they will launch a recycling scheme. Customers can send their crisp packets back to TerraCycle who will shred them into plastic pellets which will then be used to create items such as trays and home furniture. This year customers began protesting against plastic waste be posting crisp packets […]Read More Walkers crisps launch a recycling scheme after public protest.
We can all do our bit to help our planet. Here are 5 ways we can save the environment as an individual.Read More How to save the environment.
Last night at a You Me At Six gig in Manchester I encountered another single use plastic issue. It isn’t the first time I’ve faced plastic cups at a music event with no alternative. Sadly it’s more than likely it won’t be the last too. That’s if I do want to drink anything at all […]Read More An open letter to event organisers around the world. Stop forcing plastic on us.
Plants are one of nature’s best friends, not only do they add life into your home, they have so many other benefits to keep your air clean. In modern life air pollution has never been higher. Whether that is due to issues relating to industrialisation, climate change or ourselves adding chemicals in our home. Not […]Read More 10 houseplants that will clean the air in your home.
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