Buying a Guilty Free Conscience (some call them carbon offsets) Part 1

Ahh guilt, such a horrible feeling, yet it seems to always make you do the right thing (at least most of the time).  How about that feeling when you see something that you have to buy, or see a special on a trip to the tropics that you cannot say no to, how about when […]

Paper Bags versus Plastic Bags

So, your at the till ready to pay for your groceries and you get asked, “would you like to use paper or plastic bags?” What is your answer? This is the age old question, and groceries chains like Choices still ask this question to each of there customers. So do you answer Paper? According to […]

How Well Do You Know Your Compost? Answers

So I see many of you tried to answer, and I am surprised some of you were so close! Since none of you answered all perfectly, and there seemed to be a high level of interest in this topic, I will explain the answers to you below. 1. Eggshells YES! Egg shells provide good digestive […]

What Products are Worth Buying?

What green products are the best for the environment? Have you ever seen a product and questioned how much it helps the environment, society or effects the health of others? A new site called GoodGuide has just emerged. This site helps to build a comprehensive source of information on the environmental, social, and health performance […]