Posts tagged 'eco'

  • Sep 30
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    How to be an eco-conscious pet owner

    Food, toys, poo bags, and more – the things that involve taking care of your pet can come at a cost for our planet. According to the book Time to Eat the Dog? The real Guide to Sustainable Living, by Brenda and Robert Vale, our pets can have a carbon footprint that’s double that of a sports utility vehicle.

  • May 20
    • 284

    Understanding eco terminology

    There are a lot of views on what sustainability is and how it can be achieved, but essentially the word sustainability can be defined as the ability to maintain a healthy environment, social and economic systems indefinitely, on a local and global scale. But, the words sustainable and sustainability have slightly different meanings and can’t be interchanged.

  • Jan 23
    • 390

    Pet’s Delight goes greener

    Did you know 1 million plastic bags are used every minute? Plus, standard plastic bags remain toxic even after they’ve broken down, and can take up to 1,000 years to degrade?