I don’t know about you, but when I look at the supermarket shelves it feels like EVERYTHING is wrapped in plastic film. I mean, who needs bananas in a bag? They come pre-packaged by Mother Nature! Anyway, rant over. Read on to brush up your knowledge of plastic film.
We’ve had swelteringly hot weather followed days later by torrential downpours, which can only mean one thing: it’s the great British summer and the busiest time of year for our gardens. But with great gardening comes great amounts of plastic (worst misquote ever?). So where has plastic sneaked its way into your garden, and what can you do about it?
Wouldn't it be handy if someone compiled a list of all the really easy swaps you could do to get rid of plastic? Well you're in luck! We've gathered together some of the simplest ways to get rid of single-use plastic so you can start kicking the habit.
You've already got enough on your plate at Christmas (metaphorically and physically!) without spending time trying to cut down on waste. So we've made a list of 8 low-effort things you can try if you still want to give the planet a little gift this Christmas.
When it comes to eco-friendly choices, things aren’t always as they seem. Often we only think about the eco footprint of disposing of an item, rather than how eco-friendly it was to produce in the first place. Weighing up carbon footprint vs waste disposal can be a tricky one...