Action 301: Avoid products that contribute directly to deforestation

Date: 28 October Action: 301 Cost of taking action: NIL   From our guest author Halima Curran in Libya Deforestation is impacting on us all – we can all help by choosing what we buy with care Why should we bother about deforestation?  Here’s why. Deforestation contributes to climate change.  (read more …)

Action 241: Learn about sustainable bamboo

Date: 29 August Action: 241 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   Bamboo is an amazing material and highly sustainable Today’s action is to learn about what bamboo can do! Despite the fact that some bamboo can grow as tall as the tallest trees, bamboo isn’t actually a tree. It (read more …)

Action 234: Learn to say “no”

Date: 22 August Action: 234 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   From our guest write Divya Hari in Singapore Saying “no” can make an environmental impact Do yourself and the environment a favour by knowing when to say no. It’s a simple way of thinking about the waste hierarchy; (read more …)