Give the gift of carbon offsetting 

This year, instead of giving them the inevitable gadget that will languish in a drawer until the next clear out, or those same bathroom smellies you got them last year, why not give a gift with real environmental impact?  As we all start to shift our mindsets toward more environmentally friendly ways of living, ‘gifts that…

Just one email…

As an environmental organisation we are always looking for ways to reduce our carbon footprint and tread more lightly on our planet. So we were delighted when we hear about World Mailbox Cleaning Day! To celebrate 50 years of Internet, and to raise awareness about the environmental challenges related to digitalisation, ITwillchange.org is inviting everybody to clean-up…

Can trees reduce crime?

In an age where we are constantly connected (research from RescueTime, one of several apps for iOS and Android created to monitor phone use, shows that people spend an average of three hours and 15 minutes on their phones every day equating to an eye-boggling 45 days a year), ironically, we are more disconnected than…

What can my household do?

In May 2018, the government’s official advisory body, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC), recommended that the UK set a legally binding target to cut greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050. The CCC’s report acknowledged that reducing emissions to zero would be challenging and spell the end to petrol and diesel cars, as well…

How to go car-free

Going car-free isn’t an easy option – it takes thought, planning and hard work. You wouldn’t just wake up one morning and think, ‘You know what? I’m going to sell my car today’. But the benefits of examining our own carbon and environmental footprints and determining to make a shift in the way we think…