Action 137: Register with the MPS to receive no junk mail

Date: 17 May Action: 137 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ FREE   Action 137: Eliminate junk mail from your life This is a way of preventing junk mail being posted to you by mass mailers. This is great from the point of view of stopping trashy advertising and keeping your (read more …)

Action 136: Set up a “help yourself” table

Date: 16 May Action: 136 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ FREE   Action 136: Declutter your life and save natural resources Action 136 is an easy way to give things away that you don’t need, but that others might want. Simply set up a “help yourself” table outside your house (read more …)

Action 134: Use a separate bin for “Terracycle-able” items

Date: 14 May Action: 134 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ ZERO   Another bin? Yes please! Read on to learn why it’s needed Recycling generally is improving in the western world, and manufacturers and retailers are learning, but sadly there is still a long way to go. Some plastic packaging (read more …)

Action 133: Dispose of COVID-19 test kits properly and safely

Date: 13 May Action: 133 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ ZERO   COVID-19 home test kits Action 133 is very topical and relevant at the moment; we want you to think carefully about the potential negative impact on our environment of mass testing during the COVID-19 pandemic, and try to (read more …)

Action 132: Explore and share “The Story of Stuff” website

Date: 12 May Action: 132 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ FREE   Here’s another fantastic resource for educating yourself, your family and others Todays action is another easy and free one, we’re asking you to spend a little time browsing a website. Then, we’d like you to ask your friends, (read more …)

Action 131: Do away with disposable plastic razors

Date: 11 May Action: 131 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ SAVES MONEY   Here’s another easy way to stop using unnecessary plastic! It’s a common theme on this site, but reducing our use of plastic unnecessarily is absolutely crucial. Plastic disposable razors are a great example – the plastic simply (read more …)