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M&S trials plastic-free produce

M&S trials plastic-free produce

90 lines of loose fruit and veg have been launched in a 30-day trial at the M&S Tolworth store.
Why we need to stop neglecting nettles

Nettle neglect

The Culinary Caveman on how nettles could become a multi-billion pound industry – sequestering carbon dioxide, regenerating industrially ruined soils and helping to replace and improve pharmaceuticals.
Sophie Faldo with Goat

Travel with a Goat

Growing herd of Brits to give up meat after watching new reality TV show.
Chickens to be marker of Anthropocene

Chickens to be marker of Anthropocene

Consumption of chickens ‘signals new geological epoch’, according to research led by the University of Leicester.
The carbon consequences of food

The carbon consequences of food

Is it time for carbon footprint information to be included on food labels?
Blackcurrant farming

Blackcurrant farming

Warmer winters threaten UK blackcurrants - a crop worth £10m a year.
The cost of fast food

The cost of fast food

Preserving useful species

Preserving useful species

Wild coffee plants, Christmas trees and chocolate's tree are surprisingly poorly protected.
The festive throwaway

The festive throwaway

UK predicted to throw away £444m of food this festive period
Monitoring palm oil suppliers

Monitoring palm oil suppliers

Breakthrough as world’s largest palm oil trader gives forest destroyers nowhere to hide.
Last-minute Christmas shopping

Last-minute shopping

Do your last-minute Christmas shopping ethically at this pop-up shop in London.
Ethical market now worth £83.3bn

Ethical market now worth £83.3bn

Young, environmentally aware consumers are helping to drive a remarkable increase in consumer spend across key ethical sectors.
Getting food on the National Curriculum

Getting food on the curriculum

Petition to ‘add food growing, cooking and nutrition to every academic subject on the National Curriculum’.
12 Days of Christmas

12 Days of Christmas

From presents and gift wrap to what you serve for lunch, here are our 12 picks for an ethical Christmas.
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Powerless to tackle plastic?

Scan supermarket products as you shop to view plastic content and be guided to more environmentally friendly alternatives.
Restoring soil

Restoring soil

It’s time to reassess our approach to the earth under our feet, says CPRE.
Plastic bag theft

Plastic bag theft

41% of sneaky shoppers admit to stealing plastic carrier bags to avoid the charge.
Buy, drink, return

Buy, drink, return

How deposits on cans and bottles could untangle recycling confusion and spark a recycling revolution.
Sustainable supermarket food

Sustainable supermarket food

Tesco and WWF have joined forces to cut the environmental impact of the average shopping basket by 50%.
Dying for a biscuit

‘Dying for a biscuit’

Greenpeace brings scene of forest destruction to headquarters of Oreo cookies.