Enviro Buggy: Beach vacuum cleaner removes plastic from Cape Town beach

A giant four-wheeled beach ‘vacuum cleaner’ is being used to keep a Cape Town beach plastic free. The beach vacuum cleaner, known as the Enviro Buggy, it is helping to sieve out microplastics and pick up normal, larger pieces of rubbish from the Mother City’s Lagoon Beach. The Enviro Buggy is the brainchild of conservationist group #SeaTheBiggerPicture Ocean Initiative (#STBP) and engineers from Matriarch Generic Engineering. Around 90% of South Africa’s … Continue reading Enviro Buggy: Beach vacuum cleaner removes plastic from Cape Town beach

What symbols on packaging can be recycled — TerraCycle News

As experts in recycling, we understand how complicated and confusing it can be to know what belongs in your yellow bin for recycling, and your red bin for general waste. It’s important to be able to decipher between the two, so you can reduce contamination and make sure you’re recycling as effectively as possible.  On […] What symbols on packaging can be recycled — TerraCycle News Continue reading What symbols on packaging can be recycled — TerraCycle News

Plant and Share Month: Grow your own fruit and veg and share with your community

Plant and Share Month, which celebrates growing your own fruit and veg, kicks off next week. From 19 April-19 May 2021, Food for Life Get Togethers are encouraging the UK to dig in and sow, grow and share veg with their communities. Whether you’re growing in yoghurt pots for the first time or you’re a seasoned grower with an allotment, Plant and Share Month is … Continue reading Plant and Share Month: Grow your own fruit and veg and share with your community

Healthy Eating [Best Foods + 1Day Meal Plan] — ecogreenlove

Are you trying to balance studies, job, social life, self-development, and eating healthy? Feeling overwhelmed and frustrated? Here is a comprehensive guide to eat healthy when you are extremely busy. There is a bonus meal plan designed to boost your brain! Healthy Eating [Best Foods + 1Day Meal Plan] — ecogreenlove Continue reading Healthy Eating [Best Foods + 1Day Meal Plan] — ecogreenlove

France bans select short domestic flights in a bid to cut carbon emissions

France has banned short-haul internal flights, when rail alternatives could cover the journey in 2h30 or less, in a bid to cut carbon emissions. The bill, which was voted in the French Parliament on 10 April, will only apply to a handful of routes including those between Paris and Nantes, and Lyon and Bordeaux. Connecting flights are excluded. It forms part of a broader climate … Continue reading France bans select short domestic flights in a bid to cut carbon emissions

Tarot Guidance for Thursday 15 April 2021: 9 of Wands —

The 9 of Wands suggests that the pace at which you have been racing through in recent weeks has started to somewhat slow down. This is not a negative, rather it is a time where you would benefit from cultivating patience, most importantly with yourself, before things start to pick up the pace once again. […] Tarot Guidance for Thursday 15 April 2021: 9 of Wands … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Thursday 15 April 2021: 9 of Wands —

Daily I Ching for Thursday 15 April 2021: Tun (Retreat), Hexagram 33 —

Tun (Retreat), Hexagram 33 – The need to preserve one’s energies is imperative right now. Negative forces are at play and such destructive forces thrive on the attention they get. Focusing on the negative forces or enemies and what they are attempting to create will not serve you well at this time. Tun (Retreat) advises that […] Daily I Ching for Thursday 15 April 2021: Tun (Retreat), … Continue reading Daily I Ching for Thursday 15 April 2021: Tun (Retreat), Hexagram 33 —

A Guide to Eco-Friendly Landscaping [Visual] — ecogreenlove

When you’re thinking about being kind to the environment, you’re probably drumming up images of the great outdoors in places like natural parks and neighborhood trails. But what about the great outdoors in your backyard? While you may not see the negative impacts of littering or pollution outside your window, that doesn’t mean your lawn doesn’t impact the world. In fact, there are plenty of … Continue reading A Guide to Eco-Friendly Landscaping [Visual] — ecogreenlove

We the Power: New short from Patagonia Films looks at the community-owned future of energy

We the Power, a new film by Patagonia Films, explores the citizen-led community-renewable energy movement in Europe and the visionaries lighting the way. We the Power follows friends, families and visionaries as they break down legislative barriers and take power back from big energy companies to put in the hands of locals. The film, which will be released on 15 April, aims to show that the … Continue reading We the Power: New short from Patagonia Films looks at the community-owned future of energy