Green Travel from TripAdvisor


For those of you wanting to choose a hotel or accommodation that is environmentally friendly and also actively taking part in sustainability practices then TripAdvisor are now offering this service through their website.  The service, called TripAdvisor Green Leaders, was created after feedback from customers of TripAdvisor who were looking for more green options when choosing their accommodation. […]

Climate change on the agenda for Pacific Summit


The Pacific Summit is due to meet in Palau on Tuesday and the Pacific Island Leaders will be renewing calls for action on climate change. Palau President Tommy Remengesau said that the Pacific island nations were already facing the reality of global warming. Speaking to the United Nations earlier this year he commented: “Climate change […]

Simply Cups Recycling Scheme to Launch on August 1st


The UK’s first recycling scheme for paper cups is set to launch on 1st August 2014, with retailer John Lewis being the most recent company to sign up to participate. Simply cups is a partnership consisting of Closed Loop Environmental Solutions and Simply Waste Solutions to provide a recycling service for businesses using and manufacturing paper […]

Tips for a sustainable diet


Have you ever wondered if there is such a thing as a sustainable diet?  You may have seen Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall on television talking about his fight for sustainable fish www.fishfight.net/ but what other foods can we eat to maintain a sustainable diet? What is a sustainable diet? The United Nations Food & Agriculture Organisation (UN FAO) defines sustainable diets […]