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Ethical Investing in 2018

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Eco Tips, Environmental Campaigns

Five years ago, ethical investments were all the rage in the UK. After all, not only did these options enable individuals to contribute towards the well-being of the environment, but the top-performing funds also rewarded investors with returns of between 40% and 50% in some instances. While these margins may have been squeezed during recent […]

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Pollution And How To Protect Your Skin From Its Effects

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Eco Competitions, natural beauty products, Natural Health, Natural Skincare

anti pollution skincare

This month marks the 65th anniversary of the Great London Smog.  A combination of a freezing cold weather, stoked up coal fires and trains chugging pollution out into the air resulted in a yellow polluted smog as thick as soup descending on London. Today the issues have changed; but pollution remains a real issue all […]

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Ethical Handwoven Scarves

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Green Christmas, Green Directory Reviews

ethical clothing accessories

A handwoven scarf is the perfect Christmas gift – practical and stylish!  At Where Does It Come From? our scarves are ethically made using environment friendly processes, so you have the peace of mind that comes from knowing there’s been no negative impacts in its creation.  We have a wide range of unique  designs at […]

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Book Review:The Natural Storyteller

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Environmental Education, Green Book Reviews

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Georgiana Keable the author of ‘The Natural Storyteller, Wildlife Tales For Telling’ has been a key figure in the rebirth of storytelling in both Norway and England. She founded the Norway Storytelling Festival in 2004 and now teaches storytelling at Oslo University. This  collection of short stories encompasses enthralling tales from India, Scandinavia, Africa, Russia, […]

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New Varieties Added To The Friendly Soap Collection

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Green Directory Reviews, Natural Health, Natural Skincare, Zero Waste

ethical soaps

Here at GreenFinder HQ we are big fans of the cruelty free and vegan soaps from Friendly Soaps. Our favourite is the lavender which smells divine closely followed by the poppy seed and peppermint variety which is really refreshing. As this ethical brand goes from strength to strength we’ve taken a look at what’s been […]

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