#Sustainability

  • Article: Scientists Are Racing Against Time to Stop Bananas From Being 'Wiped Out'
    Food & Hunger

    Scientists Are Racing Against Time to Stop Bananas From Being 'Wiped Out'

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|June 18, 2018

    We've become completely reliant on one type of banana. Now a disease could lead to its extinction. Read more

  • Article: This UK Store Will Buy Back Old Clothes to Cut Down on Waste
    Environment

    This UK Store Will Buy Back Old Clothes to Cut Down on Waste

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 18, 2018

    You might not realise how valuable your old clothes are. Read more

  • Article: UK Can Only Recycle 9% of Its Own Plastic. A New Report Says This Must Change
    Environment

    UK Can Only Recycle 9% of Its Own Plastic. A New Report Says This Must Change

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 18, 2018

    And nearly 75% of UK's plastic demand could be met by recycled plastic. Read more

  • Feature: Cuban Designers Are at the Forefront of the Sustainable Fashion Revolution
    FeatureEnvironment

    Cuban Designers Are at the Forefront of the Sustainable Fashion Revolution

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Erica Sanchez|June 8, 2018

    Designers in Cuba are reinventing fashion with plastics and other recycled materials. Read more

  • Article: 7 Easy Steps to Becoming an Environmentally Conscious Global Citizen
    Environment

    7 Easy Steps to Becoming an Environmentally Conscious Global Citizen

    June 1, 2018

    You do not have to be a hero to save the world. Read more

  • Article: Food Waste Sharing Is Up Nearly 60% in Just 1 Year, Says Leading UK Charity
    Food & Hunger

    Food Waste Sharing Is Up Nearly 60% in Just 1 Year, Says Leading UK Charity

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 29, 2018

    FareShare feeds 772,000 people every week from food that would have been wasted. Read more

  • Article: Britain's Puffins Could Go the Way of the Dodo in Just 50 Years, Warns National Trust
    Environment

    Britain's Puffins Could Go the Way of the Dodo in Just 50 Years, Warns National Trust

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 24, 2018

    And it’s largely down to climate change. Read more

  • Article: Enough Water for 20M People Is Wasted Every Day in England — and That's Just From Leaky Pipes
    Water & Sanitation

    Enough Water for 20M People Is Wasted Every Day in England — and That's Just From Leaky Pipes

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 24, 2018

    It could have serious consequences for the future, says new report. Read more