As part of our campaign to celebrate our Zero Heroes (that's all our amazing Members, who are helping us reach zero carbon emissions!), we've started sharing a #SustainableTipOfTheWeek.
On the Community there are lots of Members already taking simple but amazing steps to reduce their carbon footprint, like
It'd be great to share all your ideas, and we'll also share some of ours too!
For example, in the office we've been collecting up our Hovis bread bags ready to drop off at a TerraCycle collection point.
According to their website, these bags are then "shredded, washed and then pelletized. These pellets can be used for a number of molded rigid plastic products like benches, or used as film for products such as rubbish bags."
The collection points gain credits for each 250g they send off, which can then be used to donate money to different charities. :raisinghands:
(as if we needed more justification to eat bread:rolleyes:)
It doesn't have to be part of a scheme though - even using an outdoors clothes line to dry clothes (whenever the rain stops) instead of a washing machine can make a difference!
If you have any ideas you'd like to share, you can add them below