Posts by tag: pollution

Eco Friendly March 2, 2020 posted by

Return of the Ospreys – the reduction of pesticides brings this bird back from the brink

It’s hard to really notice how much difference our efforts make towards a cleaner and more sustainable planet. This is especially true if they happen over a long time. It’s easy to forget what things were like when they were “bad”. Still, there are little reminders how of how much the work of environmentalism is making things better, like in this lovely tale of sighting an osprey.

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Return of the Ospreys – the reduction of pesticides brings this bird back from the brink
Eco Friendly March 2, 2020 posted by

Losing Biodiversity Is A Huge Problem – without it, climate change will be more devastating

Even if you’re not too outdoors-y, you’ve probably heard of Roundup, the popular herbicide. It’s used by many farmers to protect their crops from weeds but spraying the chemical releases glyphosate over more than just the fields, it’s get everywhere and effects everything, especially in the water. This is causing loss of biodiviersity which may mean less chance for many species survival as the climate changes.

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Losing Biodiversity Is A Huge Problem – without it, climate change will be more devastating
Eco Friendly February 28, 2020 posted by

Sustainable and Harmonious – a solid plan for the future

Sustainable living is an important factor when thinking about the climate crisis and how to move against it. It does not make sense to start using a metal straw for occasional drinks that need it when you are still bringing home a ton of plastic from the grocery store. Sonam Wangchuk gives a more opened ended perspective in this fabulous interview.

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Sustainable and Harmonious – a solid plan for the future
Eco Friendly February 3, 2020 posted by

You Eat Plastic – about a spoonful a week

Plastic is everywhere and it stands to reason that you’ve already eaten some this week. You’re probably shaking your head because you would have remembered if you swallowed plastic, right? Well surprise! It’s microplastics. They’re in they water and now they’re in you, in us, too.

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You Eat Plastic – about a spoonful a week
Eco Friendly January 10, 2020 posted by

Tips for a Greener 2020 – check out these small changes for a better future

The world is in trouble. Although much of the eco-problems we’re dealing with, the big contributors to climate change and pollution are at the feet of corporations, that doesn’t mean that we, the individuals of the world, shouldn’t do anything at all to try and make things better. This article has five pretty simple things you can start or think about starting this year.

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Tips for a Greener 2020 – check out these small changes for a better future