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How to research the best price for your old iPhone?

By Lucy Zwarteveen,
Filed in Articles, recycling, Zero Waste

The modern world is enriched with technologically advanced gadgets and products. For the last two decades, digital innovation overtook the world as a whole. We saw a complete overhaul of devices that were used daily. Like Apple, Microsoft, and Google, several companies and organizations played a crucial role in launching new and more advanced gadgets. […]

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Eco-Friendly Ways to Improve Your Home

By Lucy Zwarteveen,
Filed in Articles, Eco Tips, Energy Saving, green home, home improvement, recycling, sustainability

If you are struggling with high energy bills or are just looking to reduce your carbon footprint, there are a number of steps you can take to allow you to do your bit towards saving the planet from the comfort of your own home. If you are interested in familiarising yourself with various eco-friendly ways […]

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Everything adds up!

By Lucy Zwarteveen,
Filed in Articles, climate change, green gardening, green home, home improvement, recycling, Renewable Energy, sustainability

An article from Libby’s dad, Barry, about making small changes that can help develop a sustainable routine.   Growing up during the Second World War when things were in short supply or not available followed by some years in Namibia where it only rained in three months of the year if you were lucky. It […]

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3 Environmentally-Friendly Products To Introduce Into Your Office

By Lucy Zwarteveen,
Filed in Articles, climate change, conservation, Energy Saving, Environmental Education, Green Business, green home, recycling, sustainability

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Sustainability is more than a buzzword. It is one of the biggest concerns of the decade, with a rising number of people demanding more from environmental politics. People are making more environmentally-friendly conscious choices within their daily lives.   Quick to mirror this demand is the corporate world. As consumers look to work with brands that […]

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How Businesses Can Become More Sustainable With Small Changes

By Lucy Zwarteveen,
Filed in Articles, Eco Tips, Environmental Education, Green Business, recycling, sustainability

  There are many ways in which a business can change their culture to become more sustainable, without spending a lot of money or altering business practices. This brief guide will go over four examples.   Recycling Initiatives Businesses have no excuse in the modern world to not be running some sort of recycling programme, […]

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Be Inspired To Mend With The Japanese Cult Classic by Hikaru Noguchi

By Lucy Zwarteveen,
Filed in Eco Tips, recycling, sustainability, Zero Waste

repair, re-use, make do and mend

When I was first sent ‘Darning’ by Hikaru Noguchi I was struck by the beautiful layout of the book and the inventiveness of the author in the way she mends, repairs and oftentimes transforms pieces of clothing through simply fixes and imagination. The author uses 12 different techniques to illustrate how to mend your clothes […]

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