Action 206: Measure your actions against your earlier self, not others

Date: 25 July Action: 206 Cost of taking action: £/$/€ FREE   From our guest writer Paul Waye in Holland Worried that you aren’t doing enough to protect the environment? There is only one person you should measure yourself against, and that is you from last week, last month, or (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 …)

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 …)