Green Information. Working to become a comprehensive online source of eco-friendly information, products and services...

Sue is the information gatherer for Green Information. She has been an environmentalist for a long time now and decided to put all the information she finds in one useful place.

Leon runs Design Advantage the Graphic and Web Design business who are sponsoring this site. He created the design of Green Information and Richard from his team built the site. 

Bamboo by Sam Mckinven

Bamboo can be used for a great variety of eco-friendly products including baskets, bicycle frames, bird cages, blinds, boats, bridges, brushes, buckets, canoes, carts, charcoal, chopsticks, clothing, cooking utensils, nappies, fans, fences, firewood, fishing rods, flooring, food steamer, furniture, ...

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Buying a new home

Buying a home is one of the biggest financial investments you will ever make. Yet often some of the simple yet important things to look for when buying a home, such as energy efficiency, are overlooked in favour of more aesthetic factors like the colour of the front door. There are significant finan...

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How to make computers more energy efficient by Sam Mckinven

Computers use a large amount of power when they are off. It can account for up to 40% of total power used by home electronics. To stop this wasted energy computers should be unplugged when they are turned off. Strips are a useful way to stop the energy wasted when a computer is off. The strip can ...

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Keep mosquitoes away with an alternative to DEET

Holidays to some countries can be spoilt by mosquitoes and other biting and stinging insects and many people feel uncomfortable in covering themselves with DEET. People have been documented as dying from using 4 (chemical name N,N-diethyl-3-methylbenzamide, former nomenclature N,N-diethyl-m-toluami...

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Understanding what matters, CSR and strategic focus

CSR has continued to move up the management agenda, to the point where few sophisticated businesses would underestimate its importance.    “The ‘whether in principle’ conversation about CSR is over. What remains is ‘What specifically, and how?’” Simon...

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Selling your house

Whether you're buying, selling or just improving your home, it pays to know how simple energy saving changes can affect the value of a property in the long term as well as lower your bills in the short term. Research shows that buyers are willing to pay more for an environmentally friendly home. ...

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Dust storms in Syndey

The sky turned red over Sydney on September 23 2009.  This was Australia's worst dust storm in 70 years where desert sand and grit blanketed the east coast, diverting international flights into Sydney, stopping Syndey harbour passenger ferries and leaving millions of people coughing and splutte...

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Scrapping commercial vehicles

You may have commercial vehicles that you have purchased (rather than leased) and that are not suitable for resale that you wish to dispose of.  This could affect businesses such as taxi companies, car hire businesses, motorbike couriers, freight businesses and bus/coach companies.  Once t...

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Welcome

We have oodles of information to upload for you to enjoy along with useful links.  Why not bookmark it and come and visit us from time to time.   The only income we get from the site is when people purchase something from our Amazon shop.  We will be giving 10% of any income to charity, see about us for what we are saving for currently.

if you have an article you would like to submit that informs, educates or amuses our readers with Green Information why not send it to us and you might win a prize.  If you run a business you can add your business details at the bottom of the article with a link to your website or contact details if you wish.  If you own any digital photographs that would suit an article (particularly the long ones) we would love to feature them and give you a credit or link to your site.

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