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 203: Switch to a supermarket delivery service

Date: 22 July Action: 203 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ SAVES MONEY   Many supermarkets in many countries now offer home delivery – here’s why it makes environmental sense It might seem a bit decadent to have your shopping delivered to your front door, but in actual fact it’s a (read more …)

Action 182: Offset your carbon emissions if you fly

Date: 01 July Action: 182 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ VARIES (link included to calculator below)   If you HAVE to fly, you can offset the carbon emissions associated with your trip As we head into the peak of the summer holidays here in the Northern hemisphere, and with COVID-19 (read more …)

Action 178: Reduce your international food air miles

Date: 27 June Action: 178 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ LOW or NIL   Too much of our food is flown from country to country, racking up a massive carbon footprint Today’s action is to think about the food you buy, with a view to avoiding the items with the (read more …)

Action 165: Go paperless for statements and bills

Date: 14 June Action: 165 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ FREE   Save paper and carbon emissions with action 165 Action 165 is for you to arrange for your utility companies, bank and credit card companies to send you your bills and statements through an online account page or by (read more …)

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 …)