Category: Green Living

Manchester Firm Craghoppers Sponsored Biospheric Project Scoops Top National Environmental Award

Ground-breaking Manchester project led by Craghoppers brand ambassador researches sustainable crop production systems in an urban environment Leading outdoor brand Craghoppers is pleased to announce that one of its UK-based sponsored projects, the Salford Biospheric Project, has been named as

Posted in Eco Echo, Green Living

The Foot-Powered Washing Machine

I know that from the outside it may seem like we at The Green Organisation are complete workaholics, but while getting my January 5-minute fix of Facebook yesterday I came across this sensational invention; please read the release below. Happy

Posted in Eco Echo, Green Energy, Green Living, Recycling, Reuse and Waste

Help Us With a Walk

Pull on your walking boots for the 21st annual KM Charity Walk Walkers are invited to take part in the annual KM Charity Walk to support The Green Organisation. The annual walk – now in its 21st year – is

Posted in Appeals & Funding, Charity Walk, Eco Tourism, Green Living

Smartstreets-Smartbins: A smarter approach to cigarette and gum litter

The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement confirmed that Local Authorities are facing tough times with budgets being held down next year to deliver a freeze in council tax followed by an expectation of efficiency savings the following year.  This will inevitably mean

Posted in Green Living

Eco Friendly Shopping

In 2012 the Centre for Retail Research issued a report on Retail Ethics and Green Retailing*.  One of their key findings was that “Green Retailers need Green Customers”.  Essentially it doesn’t matter whether retailers choose to go green for ethical

Posted in Green Living