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Reducing what we send to the landfill is an imperative we can’t avoid. We are simply running out of space to bury all the waste and its destructive effect on the environment must be stopped. As consumers we need to be more aware of what we purchase, what happens to its packaging and what we do with it at the end of its life

Dealing with Junk Mail

Filed in Blog, Reduce by on May 27, 2011 17 Comments
Dealing with Junk Mail

Mrs Green gets a nasty shock in the post

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plastic free cotton buds (Q Tips)

Filed in Blog, Reduce by on January 21, 2011 26 Comments
plastic free cotton buds (Q Tips)

Are zero waste cotton buds (Q tips) available?

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How to keep 550,000 tonnes of junk mail out of landfill

Filed in Blog, Reduce by on December 3, 2010 17 Comments
How to keep 550,000 tonnes of junk mail out of landfill

6 ways to reduce junk mail

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Reduce food waste – three ways with tinned tomatoes

Filed in Blog, Reduce by on September 12, 2010 18 Comments
Reduce food waste – three ways with tinned tomatoes

How to prevent tins of tomatoes becoming food waste

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Buy concentrated products to reduce packaging

Filed in Reduce by on January 14, 2010 17 Comments
Buy concentrated products to reduce packaging

Buying concentrated products can help reduce packaging waste

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Buying from bulk bins reduces waste

Filed in Reduce by on January 12, 2010 14 Comments
Buying from bulk bins reduces waste

Want to reduce packaging waste? Bulk bins might be the answer!

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Buy from a Food Co-op to reduce packaging waste

Filed in Reduce by on January 4, 2010 13 Comments
Buy from a Food Co-op to reduce packaging waste

Setting up a food co-op to buy in bulk can reduce packaging waste

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Reduce paper waste – 5 tips

Filed in Reduce by on January 2, 2010 36 Comments
Reduce paper waste – 5 tips

Leave the trees in the ground and reduce paper waste

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