Cleaning Up Our Planet with World Clean Up Month

 

September is National Clean Up Month, with World Clean Up Day observed this year on Saturday 21 September.

Both events encourage communities from around the world to clean up, pick up and contribute to preservation...

Protecting the Amazon

 

Our global Rainforests are often referred to as the planet’s lungs.  Why? Because they breathe in CO2 and exhale oxygen, playing a major role in regulating the climate.  

The Amazon in South America is the world’s largest most...

What's really in our oceans...

Plastic waste that makes its way into our oceans accumulates in 5 garbage patches around the globe. If left to circulate, this plastic will impact not only our marine ecosystems but also our own health and economies. Solving...

You Are What You Eat...Everything You Need to Know About Microplastics


Did you know you eat thousands of bits of plastic every year?  Abundant in water, air and the food we eat, research proves it’s not good for us but we don’t quite yet know exactly how it’s affecting our...

Take the challenge...make a positive impact on our ocean

 

This month MWR are celebrating World Ocean Day.  Why? Because a thriving ocean, marine life and ecosystem is critical to our own survival. Every year, World Oceans Day helps shine the light on why we need to protect and...

The Future is in Our Hands


 

World Environment Day is celebrated every year on 5 June.  It’s especially topical this year with the recent release of the UN report revealing that nature is declining globally at rates unprecedented in human history. The report has found...

5 Sustainable Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day this Year


Being more considerate about our environment isn't necessarily the first thing we think of when we buy gifts for our loved ones, and choosing something sustainable that will be well received isn’t always easy either.

The...

April 29, 2019 by Susan Stevens

Earth Day : Saving our Planet

 

Earth Day, celebrated on 22 April, brings attention to the need to solve climate change, to end plastic pollution and to protect endangered species.  

Lifting the Lid on our Rubbish

 

 

Our home is our sanctuary, when we no longer have a need for something in it we throw it out to bring order back into our lives. Ideally we separate the trash into recyclable versus non-cyclable but the...

The Significance of Water & Climate Change

World Water Day is celebrated on 22 March every year, the theme for 2019 is `Leaving No One Behind’, no matter who you are or where you are, water is a human right.  Today, billions of people in...

March 06, 2019 by Susan Stevens