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Do not get bottled water
Instead of bottled water get a reusable container to carry water. Also you can get a filter to make your home tap taste more like bottled water. It is definitely more cost efficient.

UN: Growing threat to food from decline in biodiversity

Published on the BBC News website on the 22nd February 2019 By Matt McGrathEnvironment correspondent

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The plants, animals, crops and micro-organisms that are the bedrock of food production are in decline, according to a UN study.

If these critical species are lost, the report says, it “places the future of our […]

‘Is it time to get angry about climate change?’

Ray Cobbett asks if it’s time to get angry over climate change?

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 12th February 2019

By Ray Cobbett of Havant and East Hampshire Friends of the Earth

In 2018 the UN’s International Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) highlighted that we have just 12 years to prevent average […]

EU member states support near-total neonicotinoids ban

Concerns over the health of honeybees and other pollinators have led the EU to push for a total ban. Credit Getty Images

Published on the BBC News website on 27th April 2018 Story by Matt McGrath, Environment Correspondent

 

Member states have voted in favour of an almost complete ban on the […]