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‘Be good a**holes’

‘Be good a**holes’

Environmental organisation responds to ASA ruling that Andrex wet wipe ‘flushable’ ad is misleading.
Ocean75: the phone case made from recycled ocean plastic

The ocean plastic phone case

Carphone Warehouse introduces the first phone case made 90% from ocean plastic.
Hat-trick for TJK

Hat-trick for TJK

Organic hair pioneer Tabitha James Kraan bags three awards at 2019’s Platinum Awards.

Plastic-free solutions

The world’s first PlasticFreeLand™ is set to debut in London, showcasing everyday solutions that are ready to use.
My Green Pod Heroes Sept 2019

Top 5 September switches

Five simple switches that will help set you up for September, plus our new My Green Pod Heroes!
Protection from EMR

Protection from EMR

In a powerfully connected world, here’s a way to shield yourself from electromagnetic radiation.
Ethical toys

Ethical toys

This new subscription service lets you swap instead of shop, helping to divert unloved toys from landfill.
Sleep easy

Sleep easy

Is organic wool bedding the most ethical way to get a good night’s sleep?
Skip the skip, Looeeze Grossman

Skip the skip

Buying or selling a secondhand kitchen diverts valuable resources from landfill – and leaves you quids in.
E-waste is 'Britain's dirty little secret'

Fix it first

New research finds e-waste is Britain’s ‘dirty little secret’.
How to store food

How to store food

Want to go plastic free? These tips can help you extend the life of your food – and save around £470 a year.
The elephant in the room

The elephant in the room

Life-sized elephant made from 29,649 batteries highlights how many end up in landfill sites.
Waitrose refills success

Waitrose refills success

Waitrose Unpacked refillables test to launch in more shops after ‘overwhelmingly positive response’ in Oxford.
Top 10 everyday eco-actions

Want to save the planet?

Michaela Strachan and WWF share their top 10 everyday eco-actions.
P.E.A. Awards 2019 – enter or nominate now

Emergency on planet Earth

P.E.A. Awards 2019 will showcase everyday solutions to the climate emergency.
Recycling bags incinerated

Recycling bags incinerated

London recycling bags put in incineration bins as waste workers pressured to sort items in less than two seconds.
Platinum Awards 2019

Janey Lee Grace Platinum Awards 2019

If you work in the natural, eco or organic product or service sector, now’s your chance to be recognised!
Mama & Baby Awards

Mama & Baby Awards 2019

Weleda scoops multiple awards in this year's ranking of natural, organic and eco-friendly mum and baby products.
Huntly, Aberdeenshire

Britain’s clean energy milestone

‘Watershed moment’ for Britain's energy as zero-carbon power overtakes fossil fuels.
Plastic Free Awards – entries open

Plastic Free Awards

New awards to celebrate environmental heroes fighting plastic pollution.