Many of London 2012's sustainability measures were given the thumbs up by UN Under-Secretary General and UN Environment Programme Executive Director Achim Steiner as he toured final preparations for the summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Fresh Therapies Eden Nail Polish Remover is a revolution in the way you remove your nail colour - while caring for your natural nails. All of the ingredients used in Eden are biodegradable and safe for the environment as well as you, it is not tested on animals and is suitable for use by vegans.
Can a plastic egg filled with little beads really replace your favourite laundry powder or liquid for up to three years? Would you really be happy without the smell of your favourite detergent filling the house on wash days? Could you benefit from saving £££'s off your weekly shopping bills? If so then you may want to try an Ecoegg for all your laundry needs.
Consider the humble plastic bottle... it pipped the Queen to the post by celebrating its diamond jubilee five years ago and now - from water to soft drinks, shampoo to bleach and olive oil to garden fertilizer - we use a staggering 15 million of them every day, in the UK alone.
From the floor of the National Senate, to the streets of Rio de Janeiro, the countdown to World Environment Day (WED) on 5th June 2012 is well under way in Brazil. This year's host country is preparing to lead what promises to be the largest WED celebrations in the event's four-decade history. Under the WED 2012 theme Green Economy: Does it Include You?- people across the world are set to carry out thousands of environmental activities on and around the day.
To prove it, the London Green Fair returns with another massive dose of everything good and green about the capital. Celebrating its 20th birthday this year on 9th and 10th of June in Regent's Park, the folks at the London Green Fair certainly have a lot of experience producing the festival - the greenest event in the capital. It recently won Best Event at the National Climate Week Awards and best of all it's FREE.