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Emma Watson's eco fashion dream

Emma Watson's eco fashion dream

Posted Thu, 10 Mar 2011 12:59:01 GMT by Louise Saunders

Emma Watson loves being able to wear clothes that she knows aren't harming the environment. The 20-year-old 'Harry Potter' actress - who has joined forces with luxury Italian designer Alberta Ferretti to create eco-friendly clothing line Pure Threads - explained she enjoys having creative control over the fashion collection. Filed under environmental issues: Eco-Fashion - Celebrity - Going Green

Emma Watson's eco fashion dream

Pamela Anderson campaigns for animal rights in Israel

Pamela Anderson campaigns for animal rights in Israel

Posted Wed, 09 Mar 2011 12:56:00 GMT by Louise Saunders

Pamela Anderson has travelled to Israel to discuss animal rights in the nation. The former 'Baywatch' actress - who is a worldwide ambassador for the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) organisation - praised the Israeli people for their "progressive" views on animal rights activism.

Pamela Anderson campaigns for animal rights in Israel

Miranda Kerr named as 2011 Earth Hour global ambassador

Miranda Kerr named as 2011 Earth Hour global ambassador

Posted Wed, 09 Mar 2011 12:09:00 GMT by Louise Saunders

Miranda Kerr has been named as Earth Hour's global ambassador for 2011. The 27-year-old model - who gave birth to her first child, baby son Flynn, with husband Orlando Bloom in January - is lending her support to the Earth Hour, hour-long lights-out event in the hope of encouraging people all over the world to spend a sixty-minute period on March 26 using no electricity.

Miranda Kerr named as 2011 Earth Hour global ambassador

Livia Firth's 'big hit' eco-friendly Oscars gown

Livia Firth's 'big hit' eco-friendly Oscars gown

Posted Tue, 08 Mar 2011 16:40:00 GMT by Louise Saunders

Livia Firth has revealed her eco-friendly Oscars gown - which was created out of 11 vintage dresses from as far back as the 1920s - was a 'big hit' among her fellow celebrity attendees.

Livia Firth's 'big hit' eco-friendly Oscars gown

Emma Watson creates eco-friendly capsule clothing collection

Emma Watson creates eco-friendly capsule clothing collection

Posted Tue, 08 Mar 2011 16:29:00 GMT by Louise Saunders

Emma Watson has collaborated with luxury Italian designer Alberta Ferretti to create an eco-friendly capsule clothing collection. The 'Harry Potter' actress - who recently released her third and final set of designs for ethical brand People Tree - worked alongside Italian designer Alberta Ferretti to create the green fashion line in the hope of drawing the world's attention to environmental issues.

Emma Watson creates eco-friendly capsule clothing collection

Roofing for rain - best materials for rainwater harvesting

Roofing for rain - best materials for rainwater harvesting

Posted Tue, 08 Mar 2011 16:19:03 GMT by Martin Leggett

Making the most of the rain requires roofs made of the proper materials - especially if you want to use it in the home, not just the garden. A study from the University of Texas has tested a wide variety of roofing materials for water quality - and come to some interesting conclusions.

Roofing for rain - best materials for rainwater harvesting

Fairtrade Certification - What It Means & Why It's Important

Fairtrade Certification - What It Means & Why It's Important

Posted Sun, 06 Mar 2011 10:07:02 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

Fairtrade certification is an important step in creating a better, more sustainable world for everyone. The Fairtrade mark is a highly recognized label seen on many products found on the shelves of today's markets and retail stores. Many people already realize that the Fairtrade mark is a good indication that the product is sold by a company that pays a good wage to the workers who helped produce it.

Fairtrade Certification - What It Means & Why It's Important

Raw Food Restaurants

Raw Food Restaurants

Posted Sun, 06 Mar 2011 09:46:00 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

The raw food phenomenon brings with it a variety of health benefits and unique new dining establishments. For those people keeping up with the latest trends in fine dining, it has been hard to ignore the increase in popular raw food restaurants opening up. For years many healthy individuals have been sticking to a diet that consists of raw food, and now many more health conscious people are finding the benefits of this type of diet for themselves.

Raw Food Restaurants

Stay True to your Beliefs with a Green Job

Stay True to your Beliefs with a Green Job

Posted Sun, 06 Mar 2011 09:24:00 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

The number of eco-friendly, green jobs that are available is growing and can be a great way to incorporate your ideals into your career. You may be considering a change of career, or trying to decide what you would like to do for a living after graduation. For eco-conscious individuals there are plenty of green jobs which allow you to uphold your principles and help the world learn how to live a more eco-friendly lifestyle.

Stay True to your Beliefs with a Green Job

Raising an Eco-Friendly Baby without Breaking the Bank

Raising an Eco-Friendly Baby without Breaking the Bank

Posted Sun, 06 Mar 2011 09:11:00 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

Learn to save money and help the environment by raising an eco-friendly baby. As an eco-conscious parent you may be looking for some ideas about how to reduce the amount of waste that often comes hand in hand with raising a baby.

Raising an Eco-Friendly Baby without Breaking the Bank

Are energy-efficient laptops really the answer?

Are energy-efficient laptops really the answer?

Posted Fri, 04 Mar 2011 13:41:00 GMT by Benjamin Kerry

Living in The Digital Age has resulted in billions of people owning a laptop. However, how many of these laptop owners actually care about the energy consumption of the new 'super-charged' laptops? And do the manufacturers put any real effort into producing advanced laptops that are also kind to the environment? Although laptops, in common with other appliances such as TVs and PCs, are still associated with elevated carbon footprints, they have nonetheless become more energy-efficient in recent years.

Are energy-efficient laptops really the answer?

A Billion Acts of Green: Earth Day 2011

A Billion Acts of Green: Earth Day 2011

Posted Thu, 03 Mar 2011 19:44:00 GMT by Lucy Brake

The focus of this year's Earth Day is on the difference individual action can make to the world's environment. A Billion Acts of Green, the largest environmental service campaign in the world, is building its commitments and with over 45 million acts registered to date it is likely to reach the one billion mark by Earth Day on 22 April 2011.

A Billion Acts of Green: Earth Day 2011

The Electric Car & What It Really Means for Energy Conservation

The Electric Car & What It Really Means for Energy Conservation

Posted Tue, 01 Mar 2011 22:58:00 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

Pros and cons of the new electric vehicles. There has been plenty of work done to improve the way that electric cars function. For example, the time batteries take to charge has always been a major concern. And so has the worry of not finding a garage that offers a charging service when you are traveling. Besides this, there are a number of pros and cons that come with switching an old gas powered vehicle for a greener, electric option.

The Electric Car & What It Really Means for Energy Conservation

Creating a Greener Workplace

Creating a Greener Workplace

Posted Sun, 27 Feb 2011 23:09:00 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

Cut down on the carbon footprint of your business. Running an energy efficient office needs both the support of the business owners and the employees. There are many ways in which you can cut down on the carbon footprint of both the office and all of the individuals who work there.

Creating a Greener Workplace

Throw an Eco-Friendly Party

Throw an Eco-Friendly Party

Posted Sun, 27 Feb 2011 23:05:01 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

Avoid frivolous waste and consumption but still throw a party to remember. Every child loves to have a special party on his or her birthday, but the environmental impact of plastic cutlery, paper plates and throwaway cups (not to mention the wrapping paper and other gift packaging materials) can be staggering and can cast a shadow over the celebrations for eco-conscious families.

Throw an Eco-Friendly Party

Planning Eco-Friendly Vacations

Planning Eco-Friendly Vacations

Posted Sat, 26 Feb 2011 19:50:00 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

Planning a vacation is always a fun activity for families looking for their next adventure. For eco-friendly households, one important aspect is to reduce the carbon footprint created by travelling. There are many ways in which families are able to retain their environmental ethics and still have a wonderful vacation.

Planning Eco-Friendly Vacations

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Crowdsourcing and oceanography, a mix made out of necessity

Posted Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:09:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Don't lose your lid! (the green roof argument)

Posted Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:21:19 GMT by JW Dowey

Backpacks and eco-clothing

Posted Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:27:00 GMT by JW Dowey

Cars for future fuels

Posted Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:05:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts

Organic foods have lots to give

Posted Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:57:00 GMT by JW Dowey

Power, and less energy, to the people

Posted Sat, 05 Jul 2014 09:35:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Reviewing transition agricultural practice

Posted Tue, 27 May 2014 06:25:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Forming better soils, gardens and farms

Posted Wed, 30 Apr 2014 10:00:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Earth Day 2014

Posted Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:30:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

The environmental news this week: October 7th 2011

Posted Fri, 07 Oct 2011 14:00:01 GMT by Laura Brown

Food and Agriculture Reorganisation

Posted Fri, 14 Oct 2011 12:27:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

How to be an Optimist in a Pessimist's World

Posted Wed, 24 Nov 2010 16:49:05 GMT by Julian Jackson

Join the army! Planet Earth needs volunteer citizen scientists now!

Posted Wed, 05 Oct 2011 16:18:17 GMT by Martin Leggett

Green Light for Green States (can you Bear it?)

Posted Fri, 30 Sep 2011 21:44:04 GMT by Dave Armstrong

This week's top environment news stories: October 14th 2011

Posted Fri, 14 Oct 2011 13:10:00 GMT by Laura Brown

Eating lamb is worst for the environment

Posted Tue, 19 Jul 2011 14:25:06 GMT by Laura Brown

World Water Day 2013

Posted Fri, 22 Mar 2013 12:30:00 GMT by Michael Evans

Planning Eco-Friendly Vacations

Posted Sat, 26 Feb 2011 19:50:00 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

Lily Cole defends high price of eco-friendly fashion

Posted Wed, 23 Mar 2011 16:19:03 GMT by Andy Tillett