Three eco clothing brands you should watch out for

Here at E.C.O. we do not support fast fashion. However, there will always be a need for new items of clothing, and as we have been become a consumerist society we will most likely continue the desire to own new items of clothing. Before we go into some brands we support I would like to quickly remind readers of how to shop responsibly. Continue reading Three eco clothing brands you should watch out for

Donate your old coat to the homeless and needy this autumn

The clocks have gone back, the evenings are getting darker and colder, the blankets have come out along with the warm pyjamas, and although it’s only autumn it’s beginning to feel like winter is setting in. It’s hard to imagine not having these luxuries let alone a roof over your head, but that’s the reality for many people living on the streets Continue reading Donate your old coat to the homeless and needy this autumn

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

The Amazon is burning – what can we do about it?

For weeks the Amazon Rainforest has been on fire and the results are heart breaking. If you’re just hearing about it now it’s because of the lack of media coverage, despite it being such a paramount issue, and that in itself is very worrying. The Amazon is known as the lungs of the earth as it produces 20% of the oxygen we breathe so the … Continue reading The Amazon is burning – what can we do about it?

Fight food waste with OddBox

The amount of plastic used in supermarkets has been widely criticised and for good reason. Items like fruit and vegetables, some of which have their own natural packaging, are wrapped in non-recyclable plastic and sold at a lower price than loose. We use OddBox, a fruit and vegetable delivery service which cut out plastic, reduce food waste and help fight food poverty. Continue reading Fight food waste with OddBox