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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

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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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Top Tips For Eco Friendly Dental Care

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

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Going green isn’t restricted to reusable shopping bags, electric cars and organic foods. The dental hygiene habits you adopt may also be negatively impacting the environment. Here are some top tips to make your dental care more low impact and eco-friendly. 1. Sustainable toothbrushes Traditionally, the majority of toothbrushes have been made of plastic and […]

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