There are so many different websites out there that it's hard to know where to look and what to read. It can all be a little daunting at times. Is zero waste shopping the way forward? Is it too late? Will anything make a difference. The way we see it is that just doing a little bit is good. No one is perfect and every little bit helps. If everyone makes a little change to their lives then it all adds up.
Have a little look at the links below and see how easy it is to do something small.
Plastic Free Swindon is an organisation dedicated to help end plastic pollution. They are part of Friends of the Earth and the global Break Free From Plastic movement and are working to develop a system of zero-waste; good for the environment, people, animals, and local economies.
The Repair Café movement is a reaction to today's throw-away mentality. Bring a broken item to the café and volunteers will help you mend it, advise on repair or explain why it can't be fixed. It's a social way of keeping good stuff out of landfill. The café bit is important, have a coffee and some cake whilst waiting!
An environmental organisation, campaigning to stop plastic pollution at source. They work with communities, businesses, and everyday activists around the world to provide practical solutions to the plastic problem. Keeping it simple and having fun on the way.
Jen Gale takes you through her ethos of working out what works for YOU and your family. It means small tweaks and changes that create change and make a difference. Sustainable(ish) - doing what you can, one baby step at a time. No preaching, no judgement, no expectations of 'eco-perfection'.