- Reduce emissions by switching off your car’s engine when stationary: Engine idling – why it’s so harmful and what’s being done
- The Guardian recently asked some top chefs how they minimise food waste in their kitchens. Check out their tips here and see what ideas you can borrow at home.
Are you concerned by the amount of plastic waste you produce just by keeping yourself clean? Take a look at these very useful Plastic-Free Bathroom Swaps for some great suggestions from the Green Shopper, on how to reduce your plastic use in the bathroom
Having a spring clean? Trying to declutter but not sure what to do with that pile of unwanted household items? Rehoming your goods contributes to the circular economy and maximises their use before eventually being recycled or sent to landfill. You may already be a member of the local Freegle or Freecycle groups but you could also try Trash Nothing which captures all the local recycling … Read more
Did you know that a range of plastic film and packaging can be taken to the plastic carrier bag recycling points at most major supermarkets, not just bags? This includes plastic magazine and newspaper wrapping, bread bags and bubble wrap. These collection points are often very full (as you can see!) so as an alternative, … Read more