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From Scrap to Cash in 5 days

If you feel like you’ve been thrown on the scrap heap in these lean economic times, then cash in on the scraps. You can literally be sitting on a gold mine. In just five days, you can create a small fortune with the scraps scattered around your home. Day 1: Plan and Pick Converting your scrap into cash will require some planning and preparation. There are companies that will buy old car batteries, gutters,...

The Rubbish Diet Challenge – Karen Cannard

So who is Karen Cannard and why is she so important? Karen is a down to earth wife and mother who first transformed her own life and has now been an inspiration to many others on her blog, The Rubbish Diet. We all know it is important to reduce our waste and to participate in recycling and other ‘green’ innovations. But how many of us actually do that? Karen claims she is really just average, but her work...

Freecycle, bag yourself something useful while helping the environment

My son and I decided to revamp my garden using only items people were giving away from the website “FREECYCLE”. In only a week I noticed lots of useful items people were giving away. These items included things like sheds, turf, plants, soil, wood, paving slabs, bricks, hardcore, lawnmowers, garden spades, and even a complete GARAGE! I realised quickly that when you see an item on the FREECYCLE website...

Green Office Furniture Products in Brighton

  The cardboard box changed the world, but that was 150 years ago.  Since then this fabulously versatile material has enjoyed a modest press, but in the environmentally sensitive, cost-conscious world of 2010 its time may have come. Red-Inc in Brighton is proud to have just been awarded the official supplier...

Pure Nuff Stuff Keeping You And The Planet Clean

Having run late with the green procurement workshop on Monday it left me no time to search the Brighton lanes for a gift for my friend’s Birthday. I remember reading about a company called @purenuffstuff on my twitter follower list so made contact today to find out a little more about their products. I was so impressed with the philosophy of their organisation I wanted to share it with our readers. These...

Free Designer Clothes

For some the luxury of designer clothes brings debt. All designer clothing brands promote sustainability I think they be pleased to see a website that reduces the need to buy NEW so often and extends the life of  their quality brands. Fashion habits have become more affordable for everyone, companies like eBay extended the shelf life of a piece of clothing with their online auction site, It changed many...