Mrs Green

I am a long time supporter of the Green and Sustainable lifestyle. After being caught in the Boscastle floods in 2004, our family begun a journey to respect and promote the importance of Earth's fragile ecosystem, that focussed on reducing waste. Inspired by the beauty and resourcefulness of this wonderful planet, I have published numerous magazine articles on green issues and the author of four books.

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Defra launches “on-the-go” recycling drive

Filed in Waste News by on June 4, 2008 2 Comments
Defra launches “on-the-go” recycling drive

Defra has launched a major initiative in an attempt to increase the provision of recycling bins in public places, with the publication of a good practice guide and voluntary code of practice for on-the-go recycling. The ‘Recycle on the Go’ documents aim to make it easier for councils, businesses and any other organisations that are […]

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A ‘normal’ week’s worth of rubbish at Chez Green

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A ‘normal’ week’s worth of rubbish at Chez Green

Heeeeere she is. Our regular before-rubbish-diet dustbin, complete with saddlebags. Look at that cellulite, the distended stomach, how her knees have started to buckle under her own weight and how she has food stains on her bosom. Poor girl. Never mind, this week we’re going to be extra kind and not stuff her so full […]

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Zero waste meals (horsetail soup anybody?)

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Zero waste meals (horsetail soup anybody?)

In the spirit of the WRAP’s recycling week I challenged Little Miss Green to a fun quiz yesterday. I asked her ‘If you were going to prepare a zero waste packaging tea tonight, what would we have?’ ” Ummmm, bread?’ she asked hopefully, as the child who, unlike the Bible would have us believe, could […]

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All about My Zero Waste

Filed in Blog by on May 31, 2008 1 Comment
All about My Zero Waste

We welcome new readers to our site. Whenever I visit a new website I want to know all about the people behind the words and about the idea behind the site. Here are some FAQs about us. Feel free to add yours in the comments below and we’ll answer them here! Who are you? We […]

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