Hidden plastic: what’s lurking in your tea

The first part in our hidden plastic mini series is all about an everyday item that most of us in the UK use and dispose of 2-3 times a day on average.

Plastic is quite literally everywhere, it’s hidden in products from drinks cans to chewing gum, but did you know it’s in your tea bags? Until recently neither did we Continue reading Hidden plastic: what’s lurking in your tea

Six free ways to help the environment

There is no reason why we shouldn’t all be getting involved and do our bit for the environment. Sometimes things are time consuming or expensive. These one’s aren’t. So there is no excuse to not get involved and make an effort to contribute to changing the current climate. Have a go and see if you can do them all! Continue reading Six free ways to help the environment

What is the point in being eco if we won’t see our efforts rewarded? (part one)

The internet has lots of information about habit formation. Most relate to building a skill over time, like learning the guitar or getting fitter. Others are instilling well being habits like mindfulness, meditation or eating healthily. The difficult thing about instilling an ‘eco’ habit in your life is that they’re slightly different to most habits. There doesn’t appear to be a short term, or arguably … Continue reading What is the point in being eco if we won’t see our efforts rewarded? (part one)