Posts Tagged ‘environment’

EcoFriendly hub

Posted by | Filed under Articles | Mar 16, 2013 | Tags: , , | No Comments

  An EcoFriendly hub is set to open at a Coggeshall Vineyard in April 2013. It will include wine bottle light shades and cardboard underfloor heating. More here.    

Sustainability Spring Fair

Posted by | Filed under Events | Mar 7, 2013 | Tags: , , | No Comments

Visit the Sustainability Spring Fair at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens on Saturday 9th March. A day focusing on a green planet and Eco-friendliness. There will be market stalls, shows and crafts for all ages. More information from the council at the Sustainability Fair site.    

Reycling Design

Posted by | Filed under Vignettes | Jan 25, 2013 | Tags: , , , , | No Comments

95% of construction materials used to build the London Shard Design are recycled. It has 11000 glass panels, stands 309.6 metres high and is the tallest building in Europe. More about this on the Guardian site.

Eco friendly storage crates

Posted by | Filed under Storage | Jan 5, 2013 | Tags: , , , , | No Comments

    These eco-friendly vintage style crates are made from mango wood. Mango tree farms are used to produce fruit from the trees. However, as the trees age and increase in height, they eventually stop producing fruit. It is at this point in time that the trees are removed to produce these crates. New trees ...Read more.

New eco friendly range made from recycled coffee cups

Posted by | Filed under Accessories | Nov 14, 2011 | Tags: , , , , | No Comments

  Bubbledrum have a new Eco friendly range. Items are made from used vending machine coffee cups and old yoghurt pots. All of these fantastic goods for the home are produced in the UK. Each product will save up to one bin liner full of cups from landfill. The range includes bespoke house numbers and ...Read more.

Breathing New Life In To Old

Posted by | Filed under Vignettes | Apr 3, 2011 | Tags: , | No Comments

Getting the look right can be difficult but the reuse of “vintage” is a good way to achieve a unique style for your home and also you will be doing your bit for the environment. It’s a good feeling when you contribute to protecting the environment but even better when you are able to sit back ...Read more.

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