We completely understand if Veganuary just isn’t for you, but that doesn’t mean you have to be completely in, or completely out. We also support anyone who wants to reduce their meat and dairy consumption and move towards a plant-based or meat-free diet. As we say, small efforts to change lifestyle become easier and then become habit. And your efforts really can change (or at least contribute hugely) to the state and future of our planet. Continue reading Why this January is the best time to start a plant-based or meat-free diet
To celebrate the start of Veganuary we introduce our recipe book so far. These are all of our vegan recipes posted since we launched in July 2019, they have all been made and eaten (and enjoyed) by one of our E.C.O. team. We hope you can use these to help you to complete Veganuary, or just try new ways of cooking foods you already love. Continue reading The E.C.O Vegan Cookbook
On New Year’s day while you’re nursing your hangover or making well intentioned resolutions why not watch a documentary or two to get you motivated to make a change? Continue reading Environmental documentaries to get you motivated this January
Veganuary is a 31 day challenge to take part in Veganism. It gives you an opportunity to make a difference to your life and the lives of others on a trial basis. Not tying you into any contract or commitment, giving you a manageable amount of time to test a new lifestyle. We have four main reasons we think everyone should give Veganuary a go. Have a read and see if you think you can take the 31 day challenge! Continue reading Why you should take part in Veganuary 2020
Great news! Year on year women around the globe are searching for more environmentally friendly ways to bleed. If you’re thinking about switching to a menstrual cup here are a few good reasons why you probably should. Continue reading The Mighty Menstrual Cup Switch
Do you ever look in your bra drawer and think I’ve had that bra for far too long or it just doesn’t quite hold me in place? We’ve got a solution for you: donate your underwear to charities that send them to people in need or to companies that recycle them! Continue reading Recycle your bra for charity and the planet!
If you have oily hair you will know what a life saver a can of dry shampoo can be. Until recently I had been using cans of dry shampoo but made the switch to (virtually) waste free after realising the impact of waste each can caused Continue reading ECO beauty hack: DIY dry shampoo
One super easy and economical eco-friendly switch you can make is changing your razor. The EPA estimates that over two billion razors are thrown away every year Continue reading FFS the eco friendly razor
The brass tacks of deciding to do something good for the environment are really, honestly, how much bloody effort it will take. Here’s a mischievous thought: What if the choices you make are not the product of careful examination of all the options and that you may make a bigger difference with less effort if you just checked the facts and your own lifestyle first? Continue reading Guest Blog: Effort efficiency. What makes the most difference?
Welcome to week two! How are you getting on? If you’re late to the game check out our first week’s article to introduce you to Plastic Free July. Plastic Free July is about getting rid of the single-use plastics that don’t deserve a home in our lives. Continue reading Plastic Free July: 16 basic bathroom hacks