How to have an eco-friendly Valentine’s Day

Posted on 11/02/20, filed under Fresh News | No Comments

How to have an eco-friendly Valentine’s Day

Love it or loathe it, Valentine’s Day brings an onslaught of cards and gifts that, just like Christmas and Halloween, produces an enormous amount of waste. If you decide to celebrate, how can you have an eco-conscious Valentine’s Day?

Choose a card wisely…

…and not just for the sentiment it conveys. At… read the rest of “How to have an eco-friendly Valentine’s Day”

How to have a greener 2020

Posted on 28/01/20, filed under News, Recycling | No Comments

How to have a greener 2020

2019 shone a light on the urgency of environmental issues. But at the COP25 Climate Conference in Madrid in December 2019, activist Greta Thunberg accused world leaders of attempting to find loopholes to avoid meaningful action on climate change.

And earlier in the year, Extinction Rebellion’s protests fostered more support than ever before as… read the rest of “How to have a greener 2020”

New Year, New Environment Bill?

Posted on 14/01/20, filed under News | No Comments

New Year, New Environment Bill?

Back in October 2019, before the general election in December saw a sweeping Conservative victory, the government published a wide and varied Environment Bill statement. The Bill passed its second reading in the House of Commons unopposed before Parliament was dissolved for the election. 2020 should see the Environment Bill progress through… read the rest of “New Year, New Environment Bill?”