Food and Drink

Here’s to a taste revolution – eating a more plant-based diet is one of the best (and healthiest) ways to reduce our personal carbon footprint

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Choose sustainable Easter chocolate: DO ONE THING

Every week we bring you a simple idea for reducing your carbon footprint and protecting the planet. This week: why it’s important to make a sustainable chocolate choice this Easter.
Rachel England 26 Mar 2020 3 min read

Buy local food: DO ONE THING

Every week we bring you a simple idea for reducing your carbon footprint and protecting the planet. This week: the benefits of buying food locally.
Rachel England 29 Oct 2019 3 min read

DO ONE THING: Grow your own veg

Every week we bring you a new, simple idea for reducing your carbon footprint and protecting the planet. This week, we look at the many benefits of growing your own veg.
Angela Terry 10 Sep 2019 3 min read

How to have a low carbon diet

Eat well for the planet – and your health. You’ve heard of low-carb diets, but what about a low carbon diet? Thanks to intensive agriculture, crop farming, livestock management, packaging and logistics, the food system is responsible for a third of all global greenhouse emissions.
Angela Terry 4 Sep 2019 4 min read
Low carbon diet

How to reduce meat consumption and food waste

By making smart choices about the food we buy and put on our plate we can literally stop food costing the earth! Agriculture is responsible for around 30% of global carbon emissions.
Angela Terry 28 Mar 2018 7 min read
How to Reduce Meat Consumption and Food Waste