Tag: environment

Jul 09

Can Garden Roofs Combat Global Warming?

Green Roofs Are Winning The Battle Against Climate Change
Find out how garden roofs full of green vegetation help to both insulate and cool our buildings whilst reducing the acidity of rain in our cities.
New research from the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in the US suggests that the

Feb 06

Tips For An Eco-Friendly Move

Jan 29

Creating Eco-Friendly Homes That Are Affordable

Eco-friendly homes are all the rage these days. They not only have the capacity to save you plenty of money on your electricity and heating bill, but are also generally better for the health of the planet because they use less energy and are often made with sustainably-sourced building materials.
So you’re keen on eco-friendly

Aug 08

What Large Companies Are Doing To Help The Environment

Many large companies are setting a new standard for eco responsibility in the commercial and business sectors.  It is significant that large companies are paving the way for more environmentally friendly as they are the biggest producers of carbon emissions and waste. By starting to change and adapt their working and manufacturing processes, they are

Jul 31

Top 3 Green Sport Stadiums

The building industry is going green at an increasing rate. More and more projects are using sustainable building materials,and the design of buildings is more accustomed to creating environmentally friendly functionality. This new trend is also present in the way new sport stadiums are designed and built.
The trend towards sustainability is really challenging the

Jul 27

The Way To Make Your Business Environmentally Friendly

So what is a carbon footprint? It’s a phrase that has been used by the media a lot in recent years yet many of us don’t really know what it means. Simply put, it’s the amount of greenhouse gas you, your company or business emits on a monthly or yearly basis.
There are many ways

Jul 03

Why Do People Think It Is OK To Litter?

Enviromental Danger

Don’t pretend you’ve never done it, we all have. Littering is something that most people would admit to doing at some point or another. Don’t think you ever have? Well, if you’ve ever left old train tickets on the train or left your popcorn box on the floor at the cinema, then you have littered.

Jul 01

Air Freight And The Impact It Has On The Environment

Boeing B-52H

Air freight allows countries and their businesses to expand and grow due to the capabilities of importing and exporting goods across the world. Although businesses see air freight as a must have in the business world, it is also worth considering the detrimental impacts it has on the environment.
Air freight is thought to be

Jun 06

Lighting Solutions That Will Save Your Family Money

If your family is using traditional light bulbs (also known as incandescent bulbs) then you are actually wasting more energy with each bulb than you are using. About 90% of the energy these bulbs create is lost in the form of heat. Luckily, there are a few other options on the market today that

May 20

Here’s 4 Ways Your Household Is Poisoning The Environment (And What To Do About It)

Most of us know that when we step outside of our doors we have a lot of dangers that face us. We do everything we can in order to protect ourselves from harm when we leave our houses. Those of us who are environmentally conscious will also make sure we are not doing anything that