A guide to ditching plastics in 2020

It’s time to get serious about reducing our plastic use. According to scientists our oceans will be so polluted with plastics by 2050, that there will be more plastics than fish in our oceans. Over eight million bits of plastic and microplastics are released into the ocean every day across the globe. It is clearly […]

Does your time-of-the-month routine effect the environment?

We have become increasingly aware of how much human activity can affect the environment. Narratives such as climate change have become harder to dismiss. This gradual surge in awareness has targeted aspects of life with an amplified call for a change in behaviours. Even the smallest aspects of our daily routines can be associated with causing harm to the environment.

5 ways to fix UK’s Recycling Problem

Each year, the problems of waste removal in London keeps getting worse. Millions of homes don’t have access to proper recycling; and those that do throw everything in the trash, from old clothing to broken blenders. If you dispose of rubbish and it ends up in a sorting facility, it does not necessarily guarantee it […]

The best eco-friendly cars available now

Environmentally friendly, green cars are no longer a thing of the future. With the UK Government set on abolishing new diesel cars and bringing in toll charges for high polluting areas, the push for eco-friendly cars has never been stronger. With that in mind UK Car Finance have put together a list of the very […]

Dangers of DIY Asbestos Removal

Asbestos is a widely mined natural mineral having microscopic fibers that are used for building over 3000 different products for centuries. It is also named as the miracle mineral because of its resistance to heat, chemical reactions and durability. Its extensive use includes the building of ships and insulation of wood and floors using sprayed […]

What laws and bans are in place to protect our planet?

It’s clear from the headlines in the news that climate change is becoming more and more evident across the globe. From severe droughts and flash floods to devastating hurricanes and melting glaciers, the changing weather poses a real risk. However, it’s not just global warming that is a huge threat to our planet. There are […]

Why are new cars beginning to appeal again?

Whether it’s a new piece of jewellery, a holiday or eating out, we appreciate the finer things in life. Well, it appears that the new-car phenomenon is back too! The Society of Motor Manufacturers has revealed that 193,000 new cars were registered in May this year — up 3.4% on the figures recorded in the […]

Asbestos Surveying

If you suspect that in your house might be asbestos containing materials (so called ACMs) or if a building was erected between ‘20s and ‘80s, it is strongly advised to call an asbestos removal company which will conduct a thorough asbestos survey to determine whether there is asbestos in your place, and if so, what […]