Here is the January 2018 State of the Garden update.
In the UK this month there has been some media coverage of reducing plastic use. The Government has vowed to eliminate UK’s plastic waste by 2042 (follow this link to see coverage from The Independent). A major retailer (Iceland) has been the first to commit to remove plastic packaging from their own brand products by 2023 (follow this link to see coverage from The Telegraph).
Here at Grow, Make, Mend reducing plastic use was already one of our intentions – we talk about it in First Steps. We’ve been working on it a bit last year and this year marks the start of a determined effort.
Here are three of our changes so far. Continue reading “Reducing plastic use: 3 item swaps!”
It might not seem like much to look at. The below picture is one of the first steps on a journey that our family is embarking on in 2018.
Let me explain. Continue reading “First steps”