Action 103: Read this National Geographic article (7 minute read)

Date: 13 April Action: 103 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ FREE   Action 103: Take 7 minutes to read this article from National Geographic Today’s action is to take just a few minutes of your time to read this article from Laura Parker at National Geographic, which explains why we (read more …)

Action 098: Stop using ALL supermarket bags – even BFLs

Date: 08 April Action: 098 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL   All credit to “Morrisons” for their no-plastic announcement today We were delighted today to read on BBC News about supermarket giant Morrison’s decision to stop using plastic bags in their stores altogether, in favour of paper bags, jute, (read more …)

Action 096: Switch to non-plastic packaging tape and sellotape

Date: 06 April Action: 096 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL or LOW   This is another one of those simple switches that can significantly reduce plastic contamination, plus there are other benefits too. It’s all well and good us recycling our birthday wrapping paper and cardboard boxes, but have (read more …)

Action 092: Adopt the 3 ‘R’s as your mantra

Date: 02 April Action: 092 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ NIL or SAVES MONEY   From our guest writer Barbara in Scotland Action 092: Start thinking about consumption more broadly with the three R’s Reduce, reuse, recycle Have you heard about the ‘waste hierarchy’? If you’d like to find out (read more …)