“Living a zero waste lifestyle is not about perfection, it’s about progress.” — Kathryn Kellogg, Going Zero Waste
In recent years, the zero waste movement has gained popularity, encouraging individuals to minimize their environmental impact by producing as little waste as possible.
Creating a zero waste home may seem like a daunting task, but with some simple changes, it is possible to significantly reduce your household waste.
In this blog post, we’ll provide tips and tricks for reducing your household waste, including zero waste alternatives for everyday products. We’ll also show you how to create a zero waste home that is both sustainable and practical.
Are you tired of high energy bills and a clutter of expensive electronics that drain your bank account and harm the environment?
Then look no further!
We’ve rounded up seven of the best green gadgets that will help you save money while reducing your carbon footprint.
These devices are not only affordable but also eco-friendly — making them the perfect solution if you want to save money and help the planet.
Have you been thinking about going green and saving money at the same time?
Making eco-friendly home upgrades is a great way to achieve both these goals. Not only do home upgrades help reduce your carbon footprint, but they also help cut down on energy and water usage, and ultimately reduce your utility bills.
So read on as we take a look at 10 easy eco-friendly home upgrades you can do today. These upgrades are affordable, easy to install, and will save you money in the long run.
Formed in 2020, ethy has a vision for a world where shopping doesn’t come at the expense of the environment, people or animals. The UK company works with brands to audit and accredit their sustainable initiatives – giving savvy shoppers peace of mind through recognisable trust mark icons and one convenient, free-to-use sustainable shopping guide app.
As the world becomes more environmentally conscious, companies that are eco-friendly are likely to see increased success.
In an effort to identify the best of these companies, we looked at factors such as how innovative their technology is, how sustainable their practices are, and how community-minded they are.
Our research has led us to pick 10 green tech companies to watch in 2023:
2020 is here, which means the UK target to recycle 50% of our waste is closing in.
In 2017, we recycled 44.3%, which showed our growth of just 3.9% in the last five years. It’s only been until very recently that many people were aware that we might not reach this particular target, and realised the actual importance of recycling. It cannot be stressed enough that we should be doing things daily to become greener and to reduce our carbon footprint.
So why has it taken us this long to promote sustainable plans and products? And why are the vast majority of people still not listening?
There are more than 17 million shipping containers in the world, of which 6 million of them are currently transporting goods via truck, train and vessel.
These 6 million containers make an incredible 200 million trips each year, helping to transport everything from cars to smartphones.
To give you an idea of their storage capacity, a standard 20-foot shipping container can hold 1 million pencils!
However, shipping containers are not just for transporting goods…