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. 

Recycled plastic by Kate Dakers

Summary: Until recently, the majority of products created from plastic lumber have been made using recycled plastic material imported from Holland, Germany, France and Poland. However, more UK businesses are looking at ways to recycle plastic waste and produce materials and products that will benefi...

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Eco-friendly recording artist - The Phoenix Rose

‘Sick & Tired’ is the debut single from “green” band The Phoenix Rose, produced by the legendary Pete Hammond and supported by The Big Issue. This infectiously catchy track was released on environmentally focused record label Archangel^ Green on 9 September 2009.   ...

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Plastic bags - a danger to our environment By Annabelle Topliss

How many plastic bags do you use? The average family is thought to accumulate 60 plastic bags in just 4 shopping trips! Over 500,000,000 plastic bags are manufactured each year in the world and only 1 in 200 of them is recycled*. Plastic bags are made out of polyethylene which is non-biodegra...

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The Man in Seat Sixty-One by Emily Mitchell

Who is the Man in Seat Sixty-One? He is Mark Smith, a railwayman who travels the world to find us all transport link across land and sea to take us to places both near and far. His website teaches us to enjoy the journey as well as the destination, and how to travel easily and cheaply as an alterna...

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Can shopping save the planet? By Mark Lynas

  Summary It isn’t easy being green. Not so fast, say today’s big high-street chains. Now you can be green and gorgeous, eco-conscious and highly fashionable, simply by buying the latest climate-friendly consumer products. As James Murdoch, widely credited with getting his father ...

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Save energy and improve your properties

From 1st October 2008, landlords were legally bound to show tenants the Energy Performance Certificate score of the property they are renting, so now is the time to look at ways that you can save energy in your properties. Click here to find out more about Energy Performance Certificates. Not onl...

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The price of a living forest by Mark Lynas

The blunt economic truth is clear: deforestation can never be stopped as long as trees are worth more dead than alive The two environmentalists never stood a chance. As they drove into the small Honduran town of Guarizama on 20 December last year, armed men forced Heraldo Zúñiga and R...

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Recycle business waste

One company's waste is often another company's raw material. Business recycling is more complex that household recycling.  There are many definitions of what waste is but according to Schedule 22 of the Environment Act 1995: waste is any substance or object which the holder discards, or inte...

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