sustainability

Environmentally Friendly & Handcrafted Log Cabins & Log Homes

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Energy Saving, green home, sustainability

eco friendly log cabins

An unhealthy environment can be the cause of many ailments. We are exposed to pollution and toxic materials every day, particularly in the home. With the rise of eco-awareness and people seeing the benefits of natural materials, people are increasingly turning back to traditional building methods. The idea of living in a log home, modified […]

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Why You Should Choose Organic Cotton for Your Custom Printed T-Shirts

By Kate Haines,
Filed in ethical fashion, Green Business, sustainability

ethical fashion

Custom made t-shirts are a great way to promote your brand or reward loyal customers. They can also be used for work uniforms. Many brands and companies are now opting for 100% organic cotton t-shirts from www.printful.com  to help lower their carbon footprint and lessen the pollution caused by conventional cotton growing. Organic T-shirts are […]

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No Cow Boys Only Lumberjacks

By Kate Haines,
Filed in green gardening, sustainability

tree care, tree surgeons

Whether you are looking at having a tree trimmed back, or removed completely, you do want to make sure that you are using a professional arborist who knows what they’re doing! There are many cowboy outfits who will say they can help you, but if they don’t know what they are doing you may find […]

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Last Chance To Win A FreeFlush Rainwater Harvester This Year

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Eco Competitions, green gardening, Green Product Reviews, sustainability

water butt eco, rainwater recycling

Manchester based company ‘Freeflush’ create rainwater harvesting solutions which can help save you money and help the planet by enabling you to reuse rainwater for your garden. Freeflush are offering a lucky GreenFinder visitor one last chance this year to win one of their Prestige wall mounted water butts which holds up to 100 litres […]

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The Latest Trends in Packaging

By Kate Haines,
Filed in sustainability, Zero Waste

packaging

Food packaging must meet a wide array of stringent requirements. It has to protect the food from damage during transport. It must protect the food from exposure to bacteria and fungi in the air and it should look attractive on the shelves so that potential customers want to buy it. The brand information must also […]

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Key legislation changes helping to reduce UK carbon emissions

By Kate Haines,
Filed in climate change, Energy Saving, green transport, sustainability

carbon emissions, pollution, carbon

As environmental issues continue to top the agenda for governments and the general public, nations the world over are taking serious action to protect the future of the planet. The UK, in particular, has taken some bold steps forward in recent years, and legislation continues to evolve to support emissions reduction in line with international […]

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