Worm bin problems and solutions

Worms are living creatures, and their living quarters need to provide them with the right conditions to thrive. When the worms are all in...

Paper Potter plant pot maker

The Paper Potter is a very simple idea that really works.  It's made of wood and has just two parts - the potter and the base. It's used...

Zero waste

The concept of ‘zero waste‘ is based on the understanding that all the materials we use are resources, and only become waste due to bad...

Great gift for dog lovers

Here's a really cool gift for the all the dog lovers in your life! There's never a suitable bin nearby when you need it on a dog walk,...

How to eat green

One of the most effective things you can do to make your lifestyle more eco-friendly is to eat sustainably. A quarter of global...

Get sprouting

Fruit and vegetables, especially salad crops, are often grown in artificially fertilised soils and may be treated with fungicides,...

DIY bokashi bins

Bokashi bins are used to process kitchen waste, including meat, fish, dairy products and cooked food, into a useful garden soil...

DIY worm composting bins

DIY worm bins can be made from recycled containers such as plastic tubs or boxes, dustbins or water butts - here are just a couple of...

Bottled water

"The bottled water industry is the triumph of marketing over common sense, it has become a symbol of our disposable culture at its...

Plastics are forever

Plastics are everywhere around us - in our homes, our vehicles, our computers, as packaging. They replace more traditional materials such...