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Ten Affordable Tips for a Sustainable Green Business

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Sustainable green business initiatives are buzz-worthy for many a good reason –  a greener workplace reduces its impact on the planet while becoming a more productive and healthier place to work. Going green might seem daunting, but contrary to what many cash-strapped small-business owners think, sustainability management doesn’t have to cost a fortune – in fact, it…

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Ten Top Tips for a Greener Household

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A Greener Household A few simple changes can make your household a greener place. If you aspire to be kind to the planet, your health and your pocket, check out our ten top tips. How many are you incorporating?    1. On the Scent – Choose Essential Oils, Not Synthetic Air Fresheners In the UK, consumers spend nearly £400…

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Light Bulb Moments – Choosing the Right Energy Efficient Home Lighting

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What Watt is What? How much do you know about the role your choice of lighting plays in reducing carbon emissions?  Most of us have mastered the basics such as screw or bayonet, but what about the eco credentials of various new types of bulbs? When traditional incandescent bulbs were phased out, a brighter future beckoned. However, with a dazzling array…

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Baby Steps to an Eco-Friendly Pregnancy

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It’s an understatement that pregnancy upends your life in numerous unexpected ways – it’s likely that you’ll find yourself busier than ever, preparing for your new arrival.  If you’re ethically minded, it’s natural that your thoughts will turn to what steps you can take to towards a greener, more eco-friendly pregnancy. Here are five ways…

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Top Ten Air Purifying Houseplants

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Carefully choosing and positioning the right houseplants can make your home a healthier place to relax – no wonder houseplants are making a comeback. But are you aware that they can also purify the air? NASA’s Clean Air Study study found that a plethora of plants neutralise the chemicals found in household products, decorating materials and furniture.…

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An Easy Homemade Deodorant Recipe that Really Does Work!

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Easy Homemade Deodorant  What are the Dangers of Using Corporate Industrially Produced Anti-Perspirants/ Deodorants?  Many industrially produced antiperspirants/deodorants contain large quantities of aluminium. In case you are unaware, aluminium is extremely toxic towards the body. And it has been attributed to a large variety of health issues including the dreaded breast cancer. Many studies studies…

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How to Get Spiders Out Of Your Home Without Killing Them

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Get Spiders Out Without Killing Them Spiders Rarely Bite But Be Careful   Some species of arachnids can cause anaphylactic shock in certain humans if bitten, but most spiders almost never bite humans unless provoked, molested or handled incorrectly. All spiders are venomous to a certain degree, but most will never bite humans apart from…

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How to Find a UK Ethical Bank

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How to Find an Ethical Bank – The UK  Scandal and Wrong Use of Resources We’ve witnessed banking scandals for many years now. The 2008 monetary situation resulted in an “overhaul” of the banking system, but has anything really changed?   Large banks have been found out out for mis-selling items, breaking regulations, and also…

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Information on How to Save Our Environment

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Image Courtesy of Permaculture Principles Creative Commons Information on Save Our Environment Our natural surroundings gives us every little thing that we should ever require. Nature provides everything that we need. We obtain air, water, whatever, and also food from the environment. Why Should We Save Our Environment? 1. Climate change is a severe ecological problem.…

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