Reduce, reuse, recycle

The Worldwide E-Waste Problem

worldwide ewaste problem

  You may have heard of the term ‘e-waste’ before, but you may be unsure of what it means and whether it applies to you. E-waste is simply any electronic waste, from laptops and televisions to refrigerators and smartphones. And, it is something that everyone needs to be concerned about. The problem with electronic waste…

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Eight Sustainable stocking filler ideas

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  Even though my daughter is grown up, she hasn’t outgrown the idea of having a Christmas stocking filled with treats! I’ve done my best over the years to indulge her and each year look for more sustainable options. As many cheap stocking fillers come with untold harm to the environment. Here are some sustainable…

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5 tips for implementing a recycling strategy at work

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With the plastic carrier bag tax in full swing here in England, I’ve been thinking about recycling recently. We do what we can at home to recycle as much as we can, and I’m fortunate that I work from home too. So I can be pretty much in control of what goes into my bin.

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Is anaerobic digestion the answer to renewable energy?

I’m a great believer that one man’s trash is another’s treasure, especially in our current state of depleted resources where we need to preserve as much as we can. I’m an avid user of Freecycle; where items that are of little monetary value, but too good to throw away are given to the people who…

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