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How eco-friendly is your garden?
Our gardens are one of the few spaces where we can get back to nature and do (almost) what we choose. When set up right, they can become an oasis for wildlife and people alike. If you’re lucky enough to have one, here’s how you can check how green your garden is. Continue reading How green is your garden?
Ask anyone why fast food is bad for the environment, and chances are the answer will be: because McDonald’s kills rainforests.
This is something most people have heard at some point, and you’ll probably know the reason why McDonald’s is said to ‘kill’ rainforests, too- because the rainforest gets chopped down to make room for soy to feed to animals for fast food.
Is this actually true? And what other reasons are there for eco warriors to hate- or love- fast food? Continue reading Fast Food vs Rainforest- the good, the bad, the blatantly untrue
‘Mum, I don’t want to eat meat anymore.’
I was twelve and enthusiastic in my eco cause. Mum was busy with having to cook for six and less enthusiastic about a further complication.
Continue reading Is vegetarianism really sustainable?