green walls cool the air and provide plants to sell

Cardiff University researchers have shown that green walls inside homes can bring down temperatures and provide a way for families to generate income

PEA awards 2018

Congratulations to all this year's PEA award winners, which include the makers of 100 per cent bamboo tissue, a reusable cup made from waste rice husk and a drinks company that uses wonky fruit and veg.

Ikea says the environment comes first

The global homewares giant pledges to remove all single use plastic from its products by 2020

A very beautiful depiction of plastic waste

A set of mouth-blown glass bottles that depict the degradation of plastic in our seas has been selected for the Royal Academy's Summer Exhibition

join a beach clean up

This year's beach clean could help 'tip the balance' in persuading governments to act to prevent plastic waste from polluting the oceans, says the Marine Conservation Society

it's imperative we all install fire/smoke alarms

A campaign launches to get the Government to abolish VAT on fire safety products for the home