Action 124: Check the bus timetable for your commute

Date: 04 May Action: 124 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ SAVES MONEY   Modern vehicles and investment in public transport by many governments means increasingly that taking a bus to work is better than driving … in lots of ways We all know that when it comes to convenience of (read more …)

Action 116: Don’t buy clothes made from recycled plastic

Date: 26 April Action: 116 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL Click for full image   Clothes made from recycled plastic do much, much more harm than good Today’s action might sound a little bit counter to our usual stance, but please read on. There is a growing trend to (read more …)

Action 111: Cycle to the supermarket

Date: 21 April Action: 111 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ SAVES MONEY   From our guest writer Paul in the UK (click on image of Paul above for full size photo) Action 111: Think afresh about those short trips to the shop Bike to the supermarket Next time you get (read more …)

Action 089: Get on your bikes and ride!

Date: 30 March Action: 089 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ VARIABLE   Taking up cycling is a healthy, fun, and sociable way of helping the environment Cycling can help tackle the climate crisis. The UK has pledged to get to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 but emissions from transport continue (read more …)

Action 070: Don’t use cosmetics containing microplastics

Date: 11 March Action: 070 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   Action 070: Don’t use cosmetics containing microplastics In Europe, plastic microbeads in cosmetics have been banned, but there are still concerns about plastics in cosmetics, which is not only polluting our environment and food, but generating some serious (read more …)