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Way back in 2019, you might have seen London Marathon runners gulping down Lucozade-filled capsules, pod and all. Made entirely from decomposable seaweed, cocktail-filled Ooho capsules have since wowed festival-goers. Notpla, the start-up behind the creation, has also partnered with Hellman’s and Just Eat to offer a range...
Poster saying 'one world'
This is the third and final article in this series. Read on to discover what to do to meet sustainable development goals (SDGs) 12-17. 12. Responsible consumption and production By 2050, the equivalent of almost three planets could be required to sustain current lifestyles. That’s why goal 12...
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Yesterday I introduced the first five sustainable development goals (SDGs) designed by UN member states in 2015. Now come with me as I dive into the following six.  6. Clean water and sanitation Water scarcity affects more than 40% of the world’s population. This goal aims to ensure water...
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Have you heard of the sustainable development goals (SGDs)? If you’re like me, you’ve heard about them but never really knew what they were. I decided to find out. It turns out there are a lot of them, so I’ll discuss them over the next three articles.  In...
Bee in blossom
Bees and other pollinators play a crucial role in maintaining our planet. You probably know that trees and plants are vital for our survival. They provide oxygen, store carbon, stabilise the soil and provide life and homes for animals of all shapes and sizes. And that’s not to...
Ball of recycled wool
iinouiio. It’s a word that easily rolls off the tongue. But only once you’ve mastered it. And once you discover the history of the company, that kind of makes sense. After all, this textile recycling initiative’s connection with circular fashion goes back two hundred years before circular fashion...
The forest floor
In the UK, we throw away over 9.5 million tonnes every year, a shocking amount in a country where more than 8 million people don’t have enough to eat. Did you know that more than a third of all food produced in the world goes to waste? And...
Bunch of carrots
Make the most of your vegetables I can’t bear wasting food. That means I end up making the weirdest things to avoid throwing food away. So I was excited to learn that it’s possible to grow vegetables from scraps. What’s not to love about saving money, cutting down...

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