Action 211: Don’t buy supermarket sushi

Date: 30 July Action: 211 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   Multiple plastics put supermarket sushi amongst the worst plastic packaging offenders Today’s article is very short and sweet. Supermarket sushi packaging is a horrendous use of single-use plastics. The example pictured below from Asda (a major chain of (read more …)

Action 209: Reuse baby equipment, toys and clothes

Date: 28 July Action: 209 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ SAVES MONEY   Baby equipment, toys and clothes are some of the best things to be reusing – here’s why and how! This is a nice simple action that helps others, helps your environment and reduces our consumption of resources. Simply (read more …)

Action 205: Take your own headphones on a flight

Date: 24 July Action: 205 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ FREE   Another unnecessary use of plastic can be avoided – with other advantages too OK, we know that in the ideal world none of us would be flying at the moment, but being pragmatic about it, a lot of (read more …)

Action 204: Don’t contaminate the recycling bins

Date: 23 July Action: 204 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   From our guest writer Lakshika in the USA Our recycling systems rely on responsible use by individuals … Don’t contaminate the recycling Recycling contamination simply means getting non-recyclables into the recycling streams and so turning the recyclables into (read more …)