Since palm oil is a semi-solid at room temperature, it has a range of uses, hence why 66 million tonnes of it is produced annually - making it the most commonly produced vegetable oil.
Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming is a book that presents the 100 most impactful solutions towards reducing carbon emissions and thus presenting how to combat climate change.
After realising how unnecessary disposable products were we decided to stop buying certain products, so we have created a list of things we no longer purchase.
That being said, there may be some overlap with our top ten reusable swaps list.
Recycling is one of the pillars of sustainable living and usually the most convenient and least time consuming option, as opposed to reducing what you consume and reusing. It is theoretically a fantastic thing.
It simply requires sorting your trash and bringing them to the nearest recycling point. It seems so easy, yet 91% of the world's plastics not even recycled - bearing in mind that some cannot be recycled.
Here are five more ways to become a more responsible and sustainable traveller.
Food waste is both an environmental and economic global issue. Resources, like energy, water, land, labour, financial capital go into producing food however, around 1/3 - amounting to 1.3 billion tonnes - of all food produced annually for human consumption gets wasted/lost. Food waste occurs at all stages of the supply chain but in 2015, 7.3 m tonnes of food went to waste in households.
Other than simply eating all of the food you buy, here are five ways for you to reduce your household food waste.
Fast fashion is associated with disposable fashion. In many cases, the pieces purchased are no longer ‘in style’ and thus end up at the back of a closet, never to be used again. These soon end up in the bin, get sold at prices as low as 99p on eBay or get donated to charity shops. From the bin, these pile up in landfill.
The notion of sustainable travel is kind of an oxymoron - but the Earth has too many jaw dropping wonders and diverse cultures to miss out on.
Here are 5 ways to reduce your impact while you travel.
After realising how common plastics have become in our daily routine, it is difficult to justify using certain items.
Here is a list of 10 reusable swaps that will help reduce your waste.
We have a waste problem. According to the World Bank, global solid waste generation is increasing from more than 3.5 million tonnes per day in 2010 to more than 6 million tonnes per day by 2025.