With so much information available on the web we'd be here forever compiling a comprehensive list of all our favourite sites. The links below therefore reflect the sites that answer the most frequently asked questions sent into our public information unit, and many of these also have their own great links lists.
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Creating a network of environmentally aware parents across the UK. Please post eco-tips and tricks related to topics of your choice on our forum so that other people can benefit from your expertise and wisdom!
eco3P is an online “green” goods marketplace that makes environmental & socially positive products more accessible. At eco3P, consumers can discover the latest eco-friendly products, buy directly from responsible sellers and help contribute to a sustainable planet.
Energy Saving Lighting and Bulbs The UK's leading retailer of dedicated energy saving lighting
Most of our light fittings are dedicated low energy which means that they meet part of the current building regulations.
We have just launched a "Green Directory" which we want to be a useful resource for our users containing a whole range of "green" or energy saving products, services & info.
The UK's alternative consumers association, looking at the social and environmental records of the companies behind the brand names. Their website includes tools which allow you to rate products and companies according to different aspects of their environmental and ethical performace.
Free Give Group connects people who are giving and getting unwanted items for free in their own towns. It's all about reuse and keeping good stuff out of landfills and, at the same time, helping someone in your community by gifting them the item you no longer need.
This website has over 600 organic and ecofriendly products and I am looking for ways to advertise the site to people trying to source organic products. Our products are sourced from across the world. Some products are made especially for us under the wikaniko label like our hand made organic soaps are sourced from a fair trade partnership in Khayelitsha Township in Africa.
An online charity promoting environmental awareness is supporting schools and conservation projects, with much needed money, all around the world. By adopting land and Becoming a Guardian as a gift or in the classroom, you will be supporting specific projects and schools.
The Heat Project provides grant assistance for Loft and Cavity Wall Insulation and is designed to enable all home owners or private tenants to have insulation measures installed at affordable prices or in some cases for free. They have also helped insulate over 300,000 homes across the UK (Excluding Ireland) over the past 10 years.
Better Generation is a firm focused on promoting the microgeneration of renewable energies. Better Generation has just launched the Power Predictor, an anemometer that assesses the suitability of one’s site for renewable energy, specifically solar and wind. The idea is that people can check that the property they are buying is suitable for renewable energies before investing their money
Housmans is one of the last remaining radical bookshops in London, not to mention Britain. Established in 1945, Housmans mission is to promote ideas of peace, human rights and a more equitable economy. As part of this process we produce The Housmans Peace Diary, which is now in its 57th year.