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Demystifying The Issues Around Sustainable & Natural Skincare

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Natural Skincare, sustainability, vegan

sustainable skincare

Yaso Shan is a registered member of the College of Practitioners of Phytotherapy (CPP). A leading UK professional body for qualified and practising members of western herbal medicine. Yaso began her career as a Lecturer in the Health Sciences, specialising in the biomedical sciences, physiology, pathology, infection and the principles governing conventional medical treatments. She […]

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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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Win A Freeflush Water Butt For The Garden

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Eco Competitions, green gardening, green home, sustainability

water butt eco, rainwater recycling

Freeflush are a British based rainwater harvesting company. They have designed innovative water solutions which save you money and help the environment by enabling you to recycle and reuse rainwater for your garden. Again this month, back by popular demand they are offering one lucky GreenFinder visitor the opportunity to win one of their wall […]

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Sustainability In The Fashion Industry

By Kate Haines,
Filed in recycling, sustainability

ethical fashion

One of the major selling points of a business in 2019 is its approach to sustainability, thanks in part to the fact we are all now fully aware and considerably educated in regard to global warming. In terms of the fashion retail industry, sustainability refers to the eco-friendly sourcing of the materials used to make […]

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Should You Buy A Used Electric Car?

By Kate Haines,
Filed in green transport

eco friendly cars

Electric vehicles are more popular than ever before. Sales of EV’s in the UK reached record highs last year, with 59,945 registrations. EV’s had a 3.8 split of the market share by December, with more than 5,000 new registrations that month alone. This is a huge step up from December 2016, where the market share […]

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