1. Dealing with Hazardous waste as a business

    Posted on September 04, 2018 by Andrew

    If you’re a business that is handling hazardous waste, not matter the type, then it’s vital that you have an effective waste management plan put in place to tackle any problems that could occur and can cause unpleasant damage to your company. It’s something that all companies should avoid, especially when the waste can be harmful to employees and the environment.

    Hazardous waste is often assumed to come in gas form, which is not true at all. Hazardous waste can be presented in many different forms, ranging from solids, liquids and sludges and this can often lead to groundwater and surface contamination. The British government have strict direction on how businesses should be handling this issue. Read more…

  2. The Zero Waste Lifestyle: Getting Started (The First Steps)

    Posted on August 28, 2018 by Andrew

    Everyone has the ability to slow down the decline of our planet. Many people don’t think they have what it takes or think it will cost them  a lot of money of be too much of a hassle, but the reality is that it’s just not as hard as it seems.

    If you have children, surely you want the planet to be habitable for them. It’s time to start making those little changes gradually. You don’t have to wake up one morning and instantly become zero waste because it just wouldn’t work like that. Rome wasn’t built in a day.

    There are a few really simple changes you can make to become more eco/environmentally-friendly for you and your family.

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  3. 4 Reasons to Choose Unlaminated Paper Bags Over Laminated

    Posted on July 24, 2018 by Andrew

    What with the decline in single-use plastic bags and an increased interest in eco-friendly materials, paper bags are coming back in a big way. That’s great for businesses since paper bags are so easy to brand. Of course, you’ll need to make a few decisions when you’re picking out your paper bags, and one of the main challenges will be choosing between laminated and unlaminated. Read more…

  4. Rubbish Removal Tips: What Is the Waste Pyramid Why It Matters

    Posted on November 28, 2017 by Andrew

    There are several ecofriendly methods of rubbish removal…. so you may be asking, which method is the best? To answer this question, we are going to invoke a mental image of a “waste pyramid.” It is similar to a food pyramid in appearance and concept. Just like a food pyramid, you have the stuff you should do more of at the very bottom. At the top of the pyramid, you have the stuff you should do very little of, if any in fact! Read more…

  5. ​Five Necessary Components Of California Pest Control

    Posted on October 27, 2016 by Andrew

    Considerable Service Elements
    Before you get any pest control done, there are several things you want to ensure are part of the arrangement. Pest control is one of those necessary services where unscrupulous businessmen have a habit of short-changing their clientele. Following are several considerations you should account for to help avoid this.. Read more…

  6. 5 Ways To Minimize Environmental Waste

    Posted on September 28, 2016 by Andrew

    Minimizing waste is one of the ways you can contribute to a healthier environment. As the most dominant species in the world, our role is key in this regard and the responsibility is even greater. Waste minimisation can effectively protect the environment, but it also raises environmental responsibility and thus reduces the impact environmental waste has by promoting a more responsible and sustainable society.

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  7. The Otters Swim Again

    Posted on July 14, 2016 by Andrew

    Using DNA analysis and state-of-the-art technology, Zoology students from the University of Hull conducted a two year study which revealed the presence of three wild otters living at the Tophill Nature Reserve. Located in the River Hull catchment near Driffield, the nature reserve has emerged as one of the best breeding environments for otters due to its clean waters. In addition, there’s a thriving lamprey fish and trout population. Read more…

Tip of the Day

If It Doesn’t Smell, Don’t Wash It

According to Real Simple, if every American made an effort to launder less — cutting out just one load of laundry a week per household — we’d save enough water to fill seven million swimming pools each year.

So if it looks clean, and it smells clean, call it clean and wear it again. Consider hanging worn clothes out on your clothesline to freshen them up between wearings

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