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How to conserve water and save money
Wednesday, 20 Jun, 2012 – 4:20 | 3 Comments
How to conserve water and save money

The world’s population is growing by roughly 80 million people each year and demand for freshwater is increasing by 64 billion cubic meters a year which means we ALL need to conserve water.

One simple way to reduce water consumption
Friday, 1 Jun, 2012 – 4:14 | 3 Comments
One simple way to reduce water consumption

This week I was introduced to a simple tool that can help you organise your clothes and reduce the amount of laundry you do as well as reducing your water footprint.

How to cope with a hosepipe ban
Wednesday, 23 May, 2012 – 13:40 | Comments Off on How to cope with a hosepipe ban
How to cope with a hosepipe ban

Who knows what the weather will bring us next? It’s only May and we’ve had a drought followed by six weeks of rain. Now we’re in a heatwave! Our guest writer, Polly, shares her five tips for conserving water so you can do your bit for the environment AND enjoy a flourishing garden.

12 tips for surviving a drought in the garden
Monday, 2 Apr, 2012 – 7:21 | 3 Comments
12 tips for surviving a drought in the garden

Today’s guest writer shares some fantastic tips for water conservation. With areas of the UK already in a drought situation, these are relevant for all of us no matter where we live … Butts, bathwater and mulching: tips about how to help your garden survive a bout of drought

8 tiny tips for reducing water waste
Wednesday, 21 Sep, 2011 – 11:35 | 7 Comments
8 tiny tips for reducing water waste

From reusing vegetable water to finding free fertiliser; come and share your tiny tips for reducing water waste!

You want me to give up my what?
Thursday, 21 Jul, 2011 – 9:32 | 7 Comments
You want me to give up my what?

Some people bath once a week, some people have two showers a day; I’d love to hear your dirty secrets and challenge you to reduce your water usage this week!

How to quench your thirst without plastic
Tuesday, 19 Jul, 2011 – 4:40 | 4 Comments
How to quench your thirst without plastic

Ditching bottled water is one of the simplest moves you can make towards being greener and more eco friendly, but how do you do this in the work place?

Ditch bottled water for the environment
Tuesday, 26 Apr, 2011 – 4:32 | 5 Comments
Ditch bottled water for the environment

More than 150 billion liters of bottled water are sold worldwide every year which contributes significantly to landfill and transport emissions.

How to conserve water at home – 7 tips
Tuesday, 29 Mar, 2011 – 12:52 | 5 Comments
How to conserve water at home – 7 tips

Day 17 of our carbon fast was all about water.
The suggestion read “Reduce water usage in your home by fixing leaky faucets, which can waste up to 50 gallons a day. Turn the …

How to save water with one simple tip
Monday, 7 Mar, 2011 – 4:53 | 7 Comments
How to save water with one simple tip

Use this one simple tip to conserve water and benefit your health