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The Red Meat Footprint

1 September 2011

Bianca Nogrady

In western industrialized countries our diets revolve around meat. But rumours abound that being vegetarian is better for the environment. 468 more words

My Big Fat Carbon Footprint

It was Earth Overshoot Day yesterday, a little earlier than last year. By this rough guide to the planet things aren’t getting any better.

About a month ago, on a whim, I decided to check the size of my carbon footprint. 481 more words

Environment

Conscience shopping

With the press full of stories this past few months highlighting the less than ideal working conditions in countries producing a lot of our high street clothes, it makes you think – am I shopping consciously? 406 more words

Traveling is fun. Traveling is all about having a great time. But traveling can be a “knotty” affair if you are an environment lover! If you have a strong ecological conscience, it is kind of hard to go crazy on any vacay. 214 more words

Health & Fitness

Going Green with your Wedding Invitations

There are so many ideas available today for wedding invitations. If you don’t want to go the traditional route and order them from a printer, I have some great ideas for you that can also help our earth. 334 more words

DIY

Managing Construction Carbons

Managing construction carbon is an essential part of successful project management.

If you are not already using constructco2, here is our latest update release for the  258 more words

Construction

Zero Waste Week 2014

Have you heard of Zero Waste Week? I found out about it today, after I’d read about Overshoot Day* (nope, I hadn’t heard of that one either). 325 more words

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