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Do not get bottled water
Instead of bottled water get a reusable container to carry water. Also you can get a filter to make your home tap taste more like bottled water. It is definitely more cost efficient.

‘Is it time to get angry about climate change?’

Ray Cobbett asks if it’s time to get angry over climate change?

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 12th February 2019

By Ray Cobbett of Havant and East Hampshire Friends of the Earth

Last year the UN’s International Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) highlighted that we have just 12 years to prevent average […]

EU member states support near-total neonicotinoids ban

Concerns over the health of honeybees and other pollinators have led the EU to push for a total ban. Credit Getty Images

Published on the BBC News website on 27th April 2018 Story by Matt McGrath, Environment Correspondent

 

Member states have voted in favour of an almost complete ban on the […]

Warning of 'ecological Armageddon' after dramatic plunge in insect numbers

Flying insects caught in a malaise trap, used by entomologists to collect samples. Photograph: Courtesy of Entomologisher Verein Krefeld

Published on The Guardian website on the 18th October 2017 Damian Carrington, Enviromental Editor

 

Three-quarters of flying insects in nature reserves across Germany have vanished in 25 years, with serious implications for all […]