Green essentials

Green essentials

  • Green essentials guide from Which? – key advice on how to live a green lifestyle
  • Find out how eco-conscious you are with our green essentials quiz
  • Climate change, pollution and recycling – the essential green issues explained
  • Environmental jargon-buster of common green terms

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Greener living quiz

Test your knowledge of green issues with the Which? green essentials interactive quiz

Environmental issues

Which? explains how key green issues – climate change, recycling and pollution – affect you

Green lifestyle tips

Essential information to help you live a green lifestyle – with simple tips on saving energy, recycling and more

Green issues jargon buster

The meaning of common green terms explained, from carbon footprint to Weee.