Tag Archives: sustainability
Posted on10. Aug, 2010 by Guest.
A Guest article. If you have just had your baby it is an exciting venture to get out there and start buying all of the things the baby needs to be comfortable. You may be apprehensive at first but it is a new venture and a new step down life’s path. When choosing the right […]
Posted on04. Aug, 2010 by paul b.
People can spend their money how they like, of course, but the idea that bottled water is somehow better than tap water is simply untrue. The truth is, bottled water is not as safe as tap water. PVC plastic can leach chemicals called phthalate, these are banned from use in children’s toys because of the […]
Posted on30. Jul, 2010 by paul b.
You either love them or hate them… Personally I love them, well most of them. For me it’s about suiting the location as well as necessity and they must be where they are for the right reason. The picture below is of part of the 25 turbines in the Mersey Estuary four miles from the […]
Posted on20. Jul, 2010 by paul b.
30 years ago when I was a fresh faced naive graduate I was sitting chatting to my bank manager who was nearing retirement and the conversation turned to the topic of that age … How we were all going to be working a 4day week in the future!.. The BM’s realism and experience quickly cut […]
Posted on29. Jun, 2010 by paul b.
If it goes ahead, the tree belt would be 15km wide and nearly 8,000km long and run all the way across Africa.
The tree belt, would run from Senegal in the west to Djibouti in the east through 11 countries, in an effort to halt the advance of the Sahara Desert.
It has always puzzled us at Green Planet that it is usually still born, as it is a total win for everybody
Posted on23. Jun, 2010 by admin.
All it needs is the desire from Government and vested interests to make change happen…After all no one is going to give up their cars are they?
Lets take if for what it is the whole Gulf fiasco is a wake up call for us all.
Posted on07. Jun, 2010 by admin.
In fact it’s a total minefield that to a certain extent you usually pick what you want for a variety of reasons and go with it until somebody tells you not to. Think Kit Kat and the Greenpeace campaign with Nestle. There are that many factors involved in making a selection regarding the ethics of […]
Posted on02. Jun, 2010 by admin.
You have got to love Coca Cola one of the biggest and most recognized brands in the world. Where they lead others will follow, Coke caught on quite late in the game that going green generates a lot of good press and cudos from others. Saving the Planet from pollution caused by packaging waste and […]
Posted on19. May, 2010 by admin.
I had a trip down memory lane recently to, what seemed looking back, a less cluttered life. When I was a child we had a pantry, later in my childhood we got a fridge and then much later we got a freezer. At the time, they must have been seen by my parents as wonderful […]
Posted on28. Apr, 2010 by admin.
McDonald’s and Sustainability.. Strange bedfellows? I never, in a million years, imagined we would have a video and message about McDonald’s (Yes, the Fast Food Chain) on this site. Environmental sustainability is certainly something all companies should aspire to, but, suspending disbelief, it certainly is a clever marketing video from McDonald’s. I only hope they […]