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Free bag for life with Rapanui – ethical clothing company
Wednesday, 11 Mar, 2009 – 6:00 | One Comment
Free bag for life with Rapanui – ethical clothing company

According to green clothing company, Rapanui, around 750 trillion plastic bags are consumed worldwide every year.
The Marine Conservation Society state that 50% of beach litter is plastic and 5% of this is disposable plastic carrier …

Cadbury’s dairy milk to use fairtrade cocoa
Monday, 9 Mar, 2009 – 10:13 | 2 Comments
Cadbury’s dairy milk to use fairtrade cocoa

Let’s admit it, most of us like to indulge in a little chocolate from time to time, yet we can’t always get a decent bar of the decadent stuff.
What do you do if you’re on …

Get 10% off reusable sanitary protection during fairtrade fortnight
Wednesday, 4 Mar, 2009 – 19:25 | 2 Comments
Get 10% off reusable sanitary protection during fairtrade fortnight

It’s still a bit of a taboo subject, which is why I will continue to talk about it, until it becomes as ‘normal’ as discussing the virtues of the reusable shopping bag against the disposable …

Get rapping with fairtrade bananas this weekend
Tuesday, 3 Mar, 2009 – 7:47 | Comments Off on Get rapping with fairtrade bananas this weekend
Get rapping with fairtrade bananas this weekend

When it comes to environmental and ethical living, it’s the youngest generation we need to influence. They are our future, after all.
Little Miss Green has been bought up with the idea that recycling is ‘normal’, …

Zaytoun launches fair trade olive oil in the UK
Monday, 2 Mar, 2009 – 9:02 | Comments Off on Zaytoun launches fair trade olive oil in the UK
Zaytoun launches fair trade olive oil in the UK

Zaytoun, an ethical business established to support marginalized farming communities in Palestine, has launched the first ever Fairtrade Certified product from Palestine.
A member of IFAT (now the World Fairtrade Organisation), Zaytoun are a non-profit company. …

Free butterflies from Fairwind during fairtrade fortnight
Friday, 27 Feb, 2009 – 8:24 | Comments Off on Free butterflies from Fairwind during fairtrade fortnight
Free butterflies from Fairwind during fairtrade fortnight

There is nothing so lovely as the sight of butterflies in the garden. The butterflies particularly love our lavender, marjoram, buddleia and echinacea. There are approximately 28,000 species of butterfly around the world.
But until the …

Ethical, fair trade, organic, recycled fashion from Eco Chic
Wednesday, 25 Feb, 2009 – 10:41 | Comments Off on Ethical, fair trade, organic, recycled fashion from Eco Chic
Ethical, fair trade, organic, recycled fashion from Eco Chic

I’m finding myself more and more astounded and excited by the wonderful range of ethical companies and products available on the internet and in the high street.