Teaching children about the importance of the environment should start in schools, especially if they are currently learning in an environmentally friendly school. Howe Dell Primary school is one of the most eco-friendly schools in the world, the desks are made from recycled drainpipes, sink tops are recycled yogurt pots and the toilets are flushed with recycled rainwater.
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Cameron Diaz is one of the most recognisable actresses in the world, but did you know some of these facts relating to her and the environment. It all started when she attended environmental training ran by ex-US Vice President Al Gore.
What is solar power? Solar power is a clean energy source compared to fossil fuels because it does not give off any harmful toxins or carbon dioxide. Solar panels are becoming more and more common on residential buildings because the cells convert light energy directly into electrical energy.
Does your office recycle? If not, it's probably time it did. Businesses across the country are now beginning to take their recycling responsibilities very seriously and with the government, local communities and even your own staff, coming down hard on those businesses which don't acknowledge their responsibility toward creating a greener environment, it more than likely won't be long before the recycled net closes in on your business.
Getting kids involved in the process of recycling is important. The earlier they are aware of the concept and the benefits of recycling, the more likely they are to carry the habit into adulthood.
What are segregated bins and why do we recommend them so highly? Find out more...
Bristol has been named Europe’s sixth greenest city by a recent study. How do we know that the data in this study is reliable? Because it's ours!
Who doesn’t love finding out about something that’s the first of its kind? And when it’s something that will help to increase recycling figures and work toward creating a greener world, then all the better!