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11 popular food assurance labels and what they mean

There are currently 460 ecolabels in use globally, making it hard to know what they stand for and which ones to trust. Here we tell you what the main food assurance labels mean.

Five reasons why you should switch to a reusable coffee cup

Find out how investing in a reusable coffee cup or travel mug could save you money and help the environment.

How to easily make money from your unused tech

Do you keep old tech lying around because you feel you need a backup? Buying the right brand means you may never need an alternative device, which means you can sell it instead. We reveal the best way to make money on or recycle your old tech.

Are reusable coffee pods for Nespresso and Dolce Gusto worth buying?

Got a coffee pod machine but sick of going through capsules like there's no tomorrow? We've put refillable pods from brands such as Sealpod and Wapcap to the test

Samsung’s TV upgrade plan: good for owners and the environment?

Nobody expects to need a new TV every two years, but Samsung's new upgrade plan could get you a new high-end QLED every 24 months. We look at whether it's worth getting a new set so soon and whether this sort of plan is bad for the environment.

Which coffee pod brands are the most eco friendly?

We’ve looked into how easy it to recycle or compost your coffee pods for some of the main coffee brands, as well as smaller online companies, and discovered plenty of options, some of which are easier than others.

The hidden cost of your smartphone

From the mines their components come from to the landfill sites they end up in, our tech products leave deep footprints on our planet. Whether it's Apple, Samsung or Huawei, learn where your smartphone comes from and how you can reduce your impact.

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How green really is Ikea’s new London store?

Ikea Greenwich opens today, and the furniture giant claims it's its 'first leading sustainable store in the UK.' What does that mean for eco-friendly shoppers?

Tesco and WWF partner to halve environmental impact of UK food shopping

Tesco and WWF are aiming to reduce the environmental impact of the average UK shopping by 50% by 2022. How, and what are other supermarkets doing?

Eden Project launches eco-friendly Nespresso pods

The Eden Project has unveiled a new eco-friendly Nespresso-compatible capsule range. We explain how they differ from other compostable pods and how to get the best Nespresso pods.

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