Oxfam’s 3 Things movement has pulled together this great infographic to help you make clothing consumption decisions that are fair and sustainable.
This infographic explains why FairTrade is important, how it works and what we can do to support it.
What’s in your food and how safe is it for you? This CHOICE article looks at the different impacts of food additives on your health and wellbeing, giving an overview of what additives you should cut out of your diet and how.
Concerned about the amount of food you end up wasting? The new Love Food Hate Waste app helps you keep track of the food you have and plan the right amount of food to buy. The app also offers some clever recipes for your leftover products.
With August and the planting season fast approaching, have a look at the ‘Grow Me Safely’ website by Kidsafe NSW. ‘Grow Me Safely’ is a fun and informative guide on how to keep your kids safe in the garden, with tips on what plants to buy and advice on what you should avoid.
Are you on the lookout for a new fridge, dishwasher, dryer or washing machine? Sydney Green Villages has put together this 10 step guide to buying appliances, with easy to follow tips and useful links to informative sites.
Victorians – find your nearest certified farmers market with this new app from the Victorian Farmers Market Association. The app provides market information and maps, lists of participating producers and alerts to upcoming markets. If you aren’t in Victoria, but you also love fresh produce, check out the Australian Farmers’ Market Directory for the details of your nearest market.
Late last year, a major clothing retailer was sued by the ACCC for producing and selling children’s pyjamas made from flammable fabrics. Health NSW have developed this buying guide to help you purchase fire safe pyjamas for your children.
From 2014, Australia will become the second country in the world to end destructive tuna fishing practices. In the meantime, Greenpeace has published this tinned tuna ranking system – giving tuna eaters the lowdown on what brands are best.