DIY Baby Wipes – 52 Ways to Reduce Your Eco Footprint #20

DIY Baby

“Wet wipes don’t flush and make up 93% of matter causing UK sewer blockages”.

Not only that but they contain rash causing chemicals and are unsustainable. Stop trashing the planet and baby’s bum and make your very own Baby Wipes. #20 on our list of 52 ways to reduce your eco-footprint are these natural, chemical free and easy to make Baby Wipes.  Continue reading “DIY Baby Wipes – 52 Ways to Reduce Your Eco Footprint #20”

The power of one – Inspiration to change the world!

One Brown Planet, Blog Header, Man Lifting Weights

If you are crazy enough to watch mainstream news, you will be forgiven for thinking that we are all heading towards a bloody end of days. Global warming out of control, plastic pollution filling the oceans and a population that continues consuming all as it grows exponentially. Feeling despair yet?

But what if there was something you could do to help fix all these problems. Just you… all on your own?  Continue reading “The power of one – Inspiration to change the world!”

52 Ways to Reduce Your Eco Footprint – 18. The Green House, Green Living

Green House, One Brown Planet

When you create a sustainable house for green living, you are creating a house that is healthy, light and inviting. A sustainable house should compliment the environment and utilise the many free gifts available.

Below are some of the best tips and guidelines available,  for creating a house that is safer and more sustainable.

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52 Ways to Reduce Your Environmental Footprint – 17. Food Waste

52 Ways to Reduce Your Eco Footprint, One Brown Planet

We live in confusing times!

Food resources are stretched to the limit and for the ethical consumer, how to make sustainable, healthy and practical choices? There is so much to consider – animal welfare, food waste, human welfare, land erosion, unsustainable practices, deforestation and so on.

How can we make sense of it all? And how can we help?

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52 Ways to Reduce Your Environmental Footprint – 16. Water Conservation

Climate change and the natural variability of water’s distribution and occurrence are natural driving forces that, when combined with the pressures from economic growth and major population change, make global water conservation a challenge.

A lot of people believe that the majority of water we use comes out of our tap. What we use at home represents only a small fraction of the water we use every day.

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52 Ways to Reduce Your Environmental Footprint – 15. Coffee Pods, an Environmental Problem

Coffee pods, one brown planet

Single-use coffee pods have become a status symbol around the world. The reality is, that coffee has now become part of the global environmental disaster that is our disposable economy. There are now billions of the sleek aluminium and plastic capsules ending up in landfill every year. There has to be a better way!

Maybe even something that George Clooney would approve of?

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