Secondhand shopping and the circular economy

Due to climate change and the effects our choices have on its impact, we are making more eco-friendly choices when we shop. This includes secondhand items,...

Fashion’s carbon footprint

Before an item gets to you, the consumer, it will have passed through several companies and individuals that are all part of its supply chain. This supply...

Business Women’s Day

The 22nd of September, also known as Business Women’s Day, is a day to commemorate the amazing work carried out by businesswomen around the world. Here at...

Second hand solar panels

As the UK turns towards renewable energy generation to reach its net zero target by 2050, many people are looking at ways to run their homes on renewable...

Greater Manchester to be carbon neutral by 2038

The Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, has announced that the region should beat the UK’s overall target to reach net zero by 2050, by 12 years. The...

Fact file: Sir David Attenborough

Born8th of May 1926 Isleworth, Middlesex, England Occupation Naturalist Broadcaster Presenter Career After leaving the navy and a job at a publishing company...

Queen Elizabeth II: Her Majesty the Queen dies aged 96

HM Queen Elizabeth II, sadly passed away yesterday (8th of September 2022) at Balmoral at the age of 96. She reigned for 70 years making her the longest...

Government funding in the Northeast boosts green industries

In order to improve the training for low carbon energy generation and electric vehicle jobs, the UK Government has given £2.4 million of funding to a number...

Why is Going Green good for business?

Businesses in recent years have begun to realise that going green is good for business, especially those that deal with consumers. This is because consumers...

New eco-labels in UK supermarkets

Food products in supermarkets within the UK could soon have labels that tell you the products environmental impact. The University of Oxford has studied the...

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