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52 Ways to Reduce Your Environmental Footprint - 1. Mindfulness

There is a misconception that mindfulness is some kind of religious Buddhist ceremony or complex meditation technique.  In fact, mindfulness is simply about being aware of your actions or condition. 221 more words


A New Major Global Plastic Free Movement

An international group of 90 NGO’s has recently come together to lay out a vision for a future free from plastic pollution. Including some of the global leading organisations such as  275 more words


The Paperless Office - How Are We Going?

In 1975, a Business Week article predicted the imminent arrival of the paperless office. The arrival of office automation would, in theory at least, eliminate the need for office paper. 513 more words


Are things spiralling out of control....


Sometimes, it is hard to believe that the problems with plastic are as drastic as some people say. So just how big a problem do we have? 355 more words



As promised, here is my video in time for the final day of #zerowasteweek! Excuse the gormless look at the beginning, I will get better at doing videos. 14 more words

Zero Waste Week! Can it be done?

Of course! But no-one expects you to go all or nothing. Zero Waste week is a campaign to show people that we can reduce our waste easily. 490 more words

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Day 1: Zero Waste Week 2016

Welcome to my first blog post for Zero Waste Week 2016 on the topic of food waste.

Food waste – what does that phrase mean to you? 620 more words

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