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Is your life environmentally friendly? If not, maybe it could be with some help from Green Pepper, the environmental and eco-living blog. This is an environmental blog that covers all bases, from news on communities and companies across the world, and what they are doing to reduce their carbon footprints, to how businesses and households could improve their environmental health.

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Marine Conservation Society launches registration for the ‘Great British Beach Clean’

The UK’s leading marine charity, the Marine Conservation Society (MCS), says recent figures showing the highest amounts of litter on British beaches in twenty years have prompted it to launch a mass beach participation event ‘The Great British Beach Clean’. The charity is looking for volunteers to put their names forward in July, ready to make this the biggest event of its kind in September.

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Longest-known terrestrial migration of wildlife in Africa

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According to WWF, researchers have documented the longest-known terrestrial migration of wildlife in Africa – up to several thousand zebra covering a distance of 500km (more than 300 miles).

Using GPS collars on eight adult Plains zebra ( Equus quagga) , WWF and Namibia’s Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET), in collaboration with Elephants Without Borders (EWB) and Botswana’s Department of Wildlife and National Parks,

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Marine Conversation Society Enlisting Volunteers For ‘Great British Beach Clean’

Marine Conversation Society Enlisting Volunteers For ‘Great British Beach Clean’

Marine Conversation Society Enlisting Volunteers For ‘Great British Beach Clean’

The Marine Conversation Society, the top marine charity in the UK, stated that new figures show that British beaches have more litter on than now than they have in the past two decades. As a result they have launched a new event called ‘The Great British Beach Clean’ to help bring awareness to

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Clothes For Charity Wants To Stop Filling Landfills With Clothes

Clothes For Charity Issues Call To End Clothing Waste in Landfill

Clothes For Charity Wants To Stop Filling Landfills With Clothes

After a number of high-profile retailers joined forces to reduce the amount of clothing waste in the UK, Clothes for Charity is urging those desperate to get rid of some of their old garments to donate them to a good cause and minimise the clothing waste that ends up in landfill.

More than 350,000

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Record illegal ivory destruction planned by Hong Kong

The Hong Kong government plans to burn 28 tonnes of confiscated ivory beginning on Thursday – welcomed by WWF and TRAFFIC. The upcoming burn of illegal ivory is the largest destruction of seized ivory on record.

Hong Kong is a major transit hub and end-use market for illegal ivory and is ranked fifth in the world in ivory seizures. Enforcement efforts to intercept illegal ivory

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‘Spawn to be Wild’ project using baby eels to teach children about challenges facing our wildlife

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An exciting new learning project called ‘SPAWN TO BE WILD’ funded by Bristol Water and run by Avon Wildlife Trust, brings baby eels that have already travelled over 4,000 miles from the mysterious Sargasso Sea into North Somerset schools.

Schoolchildren  from Yatton Junior School and St Andrew’s Primary in Congresbury , as well as Wrington Primary Schools will be carefully nurturing the baby eels, known

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Insight into Sustainable Living from New Furniture Book

Insight into Sustainable Living from New Furniture Book

Tristan Titeux the master craftsman is proudly announcing the release of his newest masterpiece debut book ‘Furniture for the Future: How what you buy can change the world’ . The book explains more about the authors’ insightful opinions on healthy living, sustainability, furniture and everything that would help the reader to enhance his or her way of

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A Guide to Energy Performance Certificates

An Energy Performance Certificate, or EPC is an assessment of the energy usage and overall energy efficiency of a building. The EPC was initially part of the Home Information Packs, however these as a whole were suspended in 2010 with just the EPC now being required.

An EPC is a legal requirement for anyone who is looking to sell or rent out their

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Green Heroes By Kevin McCloud Continues

Public demand has been heard and Grand Designs Live London will once again feature Kevin McCoud’s Green Heroes. The event will once again be sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements and is scheduled to be held this coming May. The Grand Designs brand will feature their top eco-innovations at a display set up in the middle of the exhibition.

Over the past few decades Kevin McCloud

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Renewable Energy Marketplace, Westpoint Arena, Exeter

Find find out everything you need to know about renewable energy and energy efficiency at the Renewable Energy Marketplace (http://www.regensw.co.uk/renewable-energy-marketplace). They have talks open to everyone on the different technologies available, the opportunities for landowners and farmers.

 

Ways to engage in energy issues and community energy. Find out how to reduce your energy costs Test drive a green car (choose from Renault, BMW, Tesla,

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