Action 333: Consider alternatives to the traditional Christmas tree

Date: 29 November Action: 333 Cost of taking action: LOW   From our guest author Anna Dawson in the UK We all love Christmas traditions, especially the tree! However, as our planet changes it may be time to consider a more eco-friendly alternative to the traditional Christmas tree. What’s the (read more …)

Action 254: Plant a couple of apple trees in your garden

Date: 11 September Action: 254 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ LOW   We’ve written about trees on a few occasions, but this action is a little more specific We all know that trees are one of the keys to resolving CO2 build up – whether it’s by protecting existing trees (read more …)

Action 127: Choose an alternative to flowers for a funeral

Date: 07 May Action: 127 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ VARIES   From our guest author Anna Dawson in the UK Please consider an alternative to funeral flowers Traditionally we give flowers at a funeral. However, their negative environmental impacts outweigh the thought behind them. What’s the environmental issue? Often (read more …)