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Blog Action Day – Water
Friday, 15 Oct, 2010 – 7:30 | 4 Comments
Blog Action Day – Water

It’s tempting to write a thesis for blog action day.
We all want to say our bit, inspire our readers, be ‘that blog’ that everyone is talking about.
But today I want to share one simple, straightforward …

Conserve water!
Monday, 15 Mar, 2010 – 5:00 | 3 Comments
Conserve water!

We’re moving away from paper and it’s over consumption to water for this week’s Reduce Footprint’s “Change the world Wednesday” challenge.
Looking at our water consumption is  a great thing to be checking out right now …

How to wash your car with a cup of water!
Wednesday, 9 Dec, 2009 – 5:00 | One Comment
How to wash your car with a cup of water!

Washing your car with a hosepipe uses around 440 litres (97 gallons) of water; whereas washing your car with a bucket uses around 32 litres (7 gallons).
Now for the ultimate challenge; could you wash your …

Stop wasting water! 8 tips for water conservation
Tuesday, 24 Nov, 2009 – 7:44 | 4 Comments
Stop wasting water! 8 tips for water conservation

Ruscombe Brook Action Group are passionate about responsible water use. They strive for improved wildlife habitats and seek a water management strategy in the Stroud area that will properly protect them from floods and drought.
Philip …

5 ways to save water with hanging baskets
Tuesday, 21 Jul, 2009 – 4:35 | Comments Off on 5 ways to save water with hanging baskets
5 ways to save water with hanging baskets

Hanging baskets are notoriously thirsty and can drink copious amounts of water during a dry spell. I’ve limited Mr green to just one outside the front door because I can’t bear to see all that …

tips for saving water from Ecover, Natalie Imbruglia and water aid
Tuesday, 16 Jun, 2009 – 10:00 | 2 Comments
tips for saving water from Ecover, Natalie Imbruglia and water aid

Water is one of the earth’s most precious resources, yet 1 in 8 people do not have access to clean water. In some developing countries, women and children walk for 8 hours a day to …

World water week.
Tuesday, 19 Aug, 2008 – 10:39 | Comments Off on World water week.
World water week.

I  learned over on The Green Parent blog today that it’s World Water week, celebrated over in Stockholm.
At the moment, here in the UK, conserving water is the least of our worries; we’ve had weeks …

World water day – 22 March. Nine tips to help you save water
Saturday, 22 Mar, 2008 – 9:24 | 3 Comments
World water day – 22 March. Nine tips to help you save water

The UN General Assembly designated March 22 as “World Water Day” fifteen years ago, to draw international attention to the critical lack of clean, safe drinking water worldwide.
It’s hard for us in the West, …