SUSTAINABILITY

PLASTIC BLINKERS AND BIODIVERSITY LOSS: IS PLASTIC BLINDING US TO LARGER ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES?

The plastic-free movement has had a lot of positive impact but are we just using it as a convenient distraction from bigger environmental issues?

WHAT IS GREENWASHING: DIFFERENTIATING BETWEEN SUSTAINABLE AND SELLABLE?

Rising demand for eco-friendly products signals a fantastic shift toward conscious consumerism; but it has also led to increased greenwashing.

“SUSTAINABLE” PALM OIL: HAVE WE FOUND WAYS TO DO PALM OIL BETTER YET?

With demand still on the rise, our rainforests are disappearing rapidly, due to palm oil. So we’re going to get straight to the big question...

APARTMENT COMPOSTING 101: HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF ORGANIC WASTE IN A SMALL SPACE

Living in a small apartment doesn’t mean you can’t do your part to reduce your environmental impact. Turn your balcony into a literal urban jungle and...

SO, WHAT DO WORMS EAT? (HINT: JUST ABOUT ANYTHING!)

Before we hand out menus, let’s meet the diners. When we think of worms, we tend to conjure up one image but when it comes to these wrigglers there are...

WORM TEA: WHAT IS IT AND WHY IS EVERYONE TALKING ABOUT IT?!

We're taking a deep dive into the composting world and specifically exploring, worm tea! What is it, what's all the fuss about and is it all it's cracked up to be?!

10 EASY SWITCHES TO LIVE MORE SUSTAINABLY IN LONDON: WHAT WE LEARNT IN A YEAR

Most people would imagine the city to be the most difficult place to live more sustainably but there are some huge pros that make sustainable living...

WHERE DID ALL THE ELEPHANTS GO?! | GLOBAL CHANGEMAKERS

And....we're back this week with another episode of GLOBAL CHANGEMAKERS and this time we're catching up with Gareth Patterson to find out where all the elephants have gone! He's an award winning wildl...[Read More]

WHAT IS PERMACULTURE?! | GLOBAL CHANGEMAKERS

What is Permaculture and how can it help us?! This week we're taking a deep dive into this super sustainable world with passionate permaculture guru Fabian Van Hase, the founder of Eco Living Namibia....[Read More]

COMPOST MAGIC: THE MANY BENEFITS OF COMPOSTING

Why would we care if organic matter goes to landfill? Well, compost is actually a much better home for this organic matter and has some pretty impressive upsides…

WHAT IS RENEWABLE ENERGY AND WHY IT’S A NO BRAINER

Our recent interviews with outrageously inspiring people from the renewable energy front line have got us thinking more and more about renewable energy!

LIVING WITH NATURE: IMPORTANT LEARNINGS FROM THE EDGE OF YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK

Have you ever been to Yellowstone National park? Founded in 1872 and widely believed to be the first National Park in the world, this beautiful place is famous for its geothermal features and incredib...[Read More]

FAIR FASHION: HOW THE FAIR FASHION CENTER IS TURNING SUSTAINABILITY INTO OPPORTUNITY

Cara explains that the Fair Fashion Center is essentially a think tank which operates under the mandate of how fashion can be a force for good. It works with the private sector where industry and C-Su...[Read More]

SELCO INDIA: THE ART OF SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS AND ADDRESSING SOCIAL NEEDS

The idea was to empower the poorest of India whose needs were largely ignored by service providers. This has always been the principal objective of SELCO along with the ability to provide customized p...[Read More]

MARKET-BASED CONSERVATION SOLUTIONS AND HOW BLOCKCHAIN IS TAKING THEM TO THE NEXT LEVEL

With blockchain becoming more commonly used to make large transactions in various digital currencies, there is an opportunity to build in the environmental cost of a product at the individual product ...[Read More]

THE RISE AND RISE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY AND THE CASE FOR MAKING THE SWITCH

At Bulb, providing 100% renewable electricity to their customers is only part of the story. Complete openness and transparency is a source of pride. They regularly release an ‘Energy Price Watch Repor...[Read More]

CHRYSALIX TECHNOLOGIES, A GAME CHANGING STARTUP TURNING TODAY’S WASTE WOOD INTO TOMORROW’S CLEAN FUEL

Florence Gschwend, the innovative entrepreneur and PhD graduate from Imperial College in London, is one of three founders (along with Jason Hallett and Agi Brandt) of the spinout startup, Chrysalix Te...[Read More]

THE ROLE OF ART IN CONNECTING WITH NATURE – THROUGH THE LENS OF TIM FLACH

As animal lovers, Lyall and I were thrilled to visit Tim in his London based studio. We discussed a range of topics including his evolution as a photographer and artist, his fascination with the relat...[Read More]

PODCAST #01 · INTRODUCING THE SUSTAINABLE JUNGLE PODCAST

Join us in this (our first ever) episode of The Sustainable Jungle Podcast where we discuss what it is we’re doing, why we’re doing it and who we plan to interview.

SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGY: FUTURE PROOFING OUR PLANET AND THE SLOW TECH DIET

How do you reconcile living a sustainable life with technology that's anything but? We delve into the meaning of sustainable technology, how to be part of the slow tech movement, what to look out for ...[Read More]

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