8 Ways to Know If a Brand Is Actually Sustainable

Source: Netrun78/Shutterstock.com As you learn how to be more eco-friendly, you become more attentive to the goods you purchase. After all, while it’s important the items you use daily are eco-friendly, it’s not just about being a single person. It also comes down to the production of the goods, the mission of the company and…

9 in 10 Brits to be more environmentally friendly in 2021

A study of 2,000 adults found 89 per cent said being more environmentally friendly is a priority for them in 2021. For more than half (53 per cent), opting for products with less plastic packaging is the top way they will try to be more sustainable in the coming 12 months. Another 45 per cent…

5 brands which are doing their bit for sustainability

  Greenwashing or genuinely interested in saving the environment? Ashley Norris of Transition Earth looks at the brands that are doing their bit for sustainability.... There’s no denying that sustainability has become a huge trend in recent years. Many brands, from high street to high end, have integrated sustainable messaging into their communications strategy as…

Social enterprise Dazin saves lives by eliminating deadly smoke from household cooking

It's one of the least-known killers - yet deadly smoke from open cooking fires, according to the WHO, causes over four million premature deaths each year. That's more than AIDS, Malaria and Tuberculosis deaths combined. Yet perhaps because its effects are less obvious, this issue does not draw much attention in comparison - despite the fact…