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Product of the month – Nairn’s, The Protein Ball Company and Ethical Superstore

I probably should do these posts monthly to call them ‘product of the month’ 🙂  Still, here I go. I nominate sustainable and/or healthy products that I personally tried and am using so others could discover them too (I am … Continue reading

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Engineering mobility toys for disabled kids #tech

Sometimes it’s not about profit. Sometimes it’s about inclusion, enabling and bringing smiles 🙂  It’s tech but not like you know it.

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Nancy Lublin on Crisis Text Line, a not for profit helping young people via text #tedtalk

I have recently considered volunteering for Samaritans. It’s a great cause that I feel passionate supporting. However, and rightly so, getting trained to be a Samaritan takes time, it’s mostly face 2 face and requires travel and time commitment. I … Continue reading

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What car options are there for an eco friendly person with low budget?

I have met a very interesting guy on Linkedin. His name is John Curtis and he is one of the UK’s leading low carbon transport experts, marketeers and journalists. He is a motoring columnist for the Daily Record and a … Continue reading

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Sustainable shaving, finally? The Skarp laser razor – 21st century shaving

Sustainable shaving has been on my radar for a while as part of my plastic reduction exercise. Solutions were not great and could hardly be called solutions (eg ‘do not shave’). The best solution I found was on the Zero … Continue reading

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UK supermarkets will charge for plastic bags from October… good riddance, use it as an opportunity to reduce plastic in your life

Has your heart not sunk when you’ve seen this image widely circulated on social media? We are destroying the world, one plastic discard at a time. I came to realise that I can not wait anymore for anyone else to … Continue reading

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It’s important to try. Be bold, – says a 20 year old who is trying to clean up the ocean

Well done, SBS Seoul Digital Forum, for having over Boyan Slat and talking to him about his exciting project – the largest ocean cleanup in history.

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