Villain of the month: Disposable coffee cups

Villain of the month: Disposable coffee cups

Billions of take away coffee cups are thrown away worldwide each year, with only 1 in 400 recycled. Stop the pollution and landfill waste by asking your local coffee shop to switch to compostable take away cups, which are easily ordered in Ireland from printedcups....
Be a bright spark: Plug out and save

Be a bright spark: Plug out and save

We all need to charge our phones, but how many of us leave the charger plugged in after we’re done? Chargers left turned on at the socket will draw between 0.25 and 0.5 watts of electricity, which in an average household with multiple chargers left in could add...
Take our palm oil challenge!

Take our palm oil challenge!

Take the Stand.ie Palm Oil challenge! Consumers are becoming more aware of the horrific impacts of the palm oil industry on indigenous communities and biodiversity. This means companies are waking up too and slowly changing their policies to reflect the demands of the...
Hold the Straw: Waste sucks

Hold the Straw: Waste sucks

Billions of single use plastic straws are disposed of every year worldwide, with the US alone responsible for 500 million of them every day! Straws pollute the environment and our oceans, creating a plastic waste that will never break down. Next time you’re...