How To Introduce Sustainability To Children

We are becoming increasingly aware of the impact we have on the planet. It is important to make sure that we are not only making changes in our lifestyle to care for the planet, but as adults, it is also our responsibility to teach children about sustainability from an early age. Talking about sustainability with […]

Ways To Avoid Microplastics

What are microplastics? Microplastics, as the name implies, are tiny plastic particles. They are defined as plastics less than five millimetres (0.2 inches) in diameter. Plastic is the most prevalent type of marine remainder found in the ocean and lakes. They can come in all shapes and sizes and are about the size of a […]

5 Replacements To Everyday Single-Use Plastics

What Is Single-use Plastic? Put simply, single-use plastics are goods that are made primarily from fossil fuel-based chemicals and are meant to be disposed of immediately after use. Single-use plastic pollution is one of the most significant problems our world is currently facing. Single-use plastics are a massive part of our day-to-day lives, but their […]

Public Transport: Why More People Should Be Using It

Public transport is an essential part of people’s everyday lives. Trains and subways get us where we need and want to go, buses provide critical rail gaps and whisk us away, and trams provide the ground-level transport we require, usually without diving underground or lifting into the sky. Billions of people worldwide make regular use […]

Sustainable Summer Essentials: A Quick List

The sun is finally back! Time to unwind, be active on the beach or in the forest and have loads of fun with friends, family and loved ones. As you prepare for longer and warmer days and nights, there are many ways you can reduce your environmental impact; both in your personal life and in […]

How We Can Help Fight Deforestation

Deforestation is the deliberate removal of forest land. Deforestation not only damages the environment but also damages forest areas’ ecosystems and biodiversity. With more people on the planet now than there have ever been, precious natural resources are increasingly in demand. Unfortunately, these resources are too often used in irresponsible and destructive ways; to the […]

Why Cycling and Sustainability Go Together

Riding a bike is one of the best things you can do to reduce your carbon footprint on the planet we call home. When you make the choice to cycle, you are making a conscious choice to be healthier, and happier. It is also an opportunity to discover your city or town in a new […]

9 Biodegradable Swaps You Can Make

Biodegradable means that something will, given the right conditions, break down to its most basic elements and go back into the earth. Unfortunately, many single-use products are not made with biodegradable materials, causing enormous environmental damage. If you are willing to swap out some of the more harmful products you use, you can reduce your […]

Why are Coral Reefs Important and How Can We Protect Them?

Coral reefs are to our oceans’ ecosystem. Let’s start with the basics: what are coral reefs? Put simply, they are underwater structures that are made up of corals, which are made up of small, living organisms called polyps. Coral reefs have many benefits: they can protect coastlines from the harmful effects of tropical storms and […]

Greenwashing: How To Spot And Avoid It

What Is Greenwashing? Greenwashing is the process of conveying a false impression or providing misleading information about how a company’s products are environmentally sound. It is essentially the practice of making brands appear more sustainable than they actually are. One of the ways they do so is by diverting the customer’s attention away from a […]