1. An eco-friendly home: How to transform your old appliances

    Posted on December 04, 2018 by Andrew

    It’s great to see the world becoming more eco-conscious. With people becoming aware of the current environmental issues surrounding plastic use and carbon emissions, everyone has been making more effort to keep our planet safer and cleaner for future generations. Read more…

  2. 4 Reasons to Use Printed Paper Bags vs. Printed Plastic Bags

    Posted on November 29, 2018 by Andrew

    Single-use plastic bags used to be the preferred choice in retail outlets all across the world, but people have gained a higher appreciation for the paper bag in recent years. That’s mostly because of the move towards eco-friendly packaging, but there are other factors at work. Read more…

  3. Fighting fast-fashion — how can you reuse your wedding dress?

    Posted on November 09, 2018 by Andrew

    Unfortunately for fashion retailers, negative press has been circulating their industry recently. It’s all about fast fashion, and it’s clear to see what the fuss is all about. In fact, one report revealed that around 300,000 tonnes of clothing is thrown away each year in the UK. Unfortunately, the rapid rate of fashion consumption is having a negative effect on the environment, from the increased amount of water that is being used in manufacturing to the amount of toxic chemicals that are involved with the making of garments.

    But, there is one garment that many of us are guilty of only wearing once — our wedding dress. Repurposing your wedding dress is something that many of us don’t consider, but it can play its part in helping the environment. And, your bridal gown isn’t the only thing that you can reuse from your wedding day, read on to find out more: Read more…

  4. Environmentally friendly construction: What is it and why should we be paying it attention?

    Posted on October 29, 2018 by Andrew

    Within the next 20 years, it is estimated that as a planet, we will reach our peak capacity for oil consumption. As global production of all oil decreases, demand continues to increase, and this is no different when it comes to the construction industry. Read more…

  5. Energy sources: which are the most reliable for power?

    Posted on October 04, 2018 by Andrew

    You can’t deny that our consumption of energy is increasing, with estimates stating that between 2005 and 2030, this could rise by 50%. This is mainly down to the growing population and our increased demand for energy.    Read more…

  6. 5 Ocean Inhabitants Killed by Plastic Shopping Bags

    Posted on September 25, 2018 by Andrew

    Most people already know that single-use plastic shopping bags are bad for the environment. However, there’s knowing and there’s knowing. It can be tough to understand just how huge an impact plastics have on the world’s wildlife just by being told they are bad for the environment. Read more…

  7. Electric car ownership within the UK – What can we expect?

    Posted on September 18, 2018 by Andrew

    2018 has been a year of so many technological advances, but what can we expect for the future? Well, it’s easy to see that cars are rapidly changing, with fully autonomous cars set to be rolled out by 2020. The concept of the electric car may have been around for over 100 years, but what can be specifically expect from our electric automobiles in the coming years? 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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