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How to stop plastics from your clothes polluting the planet each time you do your laundry

How to stop plastics from your clothes polluting the planet each time you do your laundry

Microplastics are tiny particles of plastic pollution, caused by the breakdown of synthetic clothes, including when washing them. Which? experts demystify the issue and explain how you can reduce your impact when doing laundry.

Change this laundry habit and help cut CO2 pollution by 400,000 cars

Change this laundry habit and help cut CO2 pollution by 400,000 cars

New Which? research has revealed that switching from 40°C to either 30°C or 20°C can cut energy use by as much as 62%. If the whole UK did this, it would be the same as taking around half a million cars off the road.

Built to fail? The hidden cost of your cordless gadgets

Built to fail? The hidden cost of your cordless gadgets

We reveal what you need to know before buying cordless products such as vacuum cleaners, lawnmowers and more, to avoid being out of pocket and contributing to the global waste problem.

11 popular food assurance labels and what they mean

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

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

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?

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?

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?

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

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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