All Posts by Rhys Herbert

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Sustainability and looking after your mental health

If your mental health is taking a backseat, you can’t expect to sustain your efforts. Here are some tips to cope with the burden. Caring about the future of the planet can take its toll on our mental health. It requires us to pour ourselves into a cause which can sometimes seem bleak. Even the […]

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Why should your company be more sustainable?

Being a sustainable company is no longer just good for PR — it’s the bare minimum. Making sustainable changes to your brand — whether it’s reducing your waste, stepping up your recycling or using ethical suppliers — can have many beneficial effects. None more important than the effect on the planet. But in this day […]

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5 ways to reconnect with sustainability

Follow these easy tips every day to change your world. Becoming a more sustainable company is a big commitment. It changes everything from your resource use to your human resources practices. So, if you’re in the midst of that process, it might be worth taking some time to get to grips with sustainability once more. […]

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Amazon fires: How your company can help

The Amazon fires are still raging. Your company has the power to change the status quo. The scale of the devastation that the Amazon fires have caused in the rainforest is unknown, but reports are bleak and video footage shows apocalyptic scenes. Last week we wrote about how consumers and concerned environmentalists can help prevent […]

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The Amazon is burning. What can we do?

The lungs of our planet are on fire. Now is the time to step back, learn the facts and demand action. The warnings have been there for decades. Climate scientists in the 1970s knew that the planet was facing an unprecedented threat — from ourselves. Now, we’re seeing the very real and very visible results. […]

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Are ‘green spaces’ helpful in sustainability?

It’s easy to think of nature as existing in a certain place — but is that damaging to sustainability?  In 1872, Yellowstone was established as the first national park in the USA. It was a measure to preserve the biodiversity and landscape of one of the country’s most beautiful natural landmarks. And while it wasn’t […]

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5 volunteering ideas for your company’s CSR

Want to give back to the environment? Here are some worthwhile causes your company can support through CSR. No company can operate without taking from the planet. It’s a sad fact, but we’re all reliant on its resources and land to earn our living. And while many of us try to soften that impact, we’ve […]

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Sourcing images for your sustainable marketing plan

The past 150 years have provided us with some iconic images — Neil Armstrong’s photographs of the moon landing, Dorothea Lange’s Migrant Mother, Nick Ut’s powerful document of napalm victims in Vietnam. In each case, images were essential to a certain cause. They helped to change policy and public attitudes, or highlight the potential of […]

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Should your company go plastic-free?

The oceans are suffering, so is it time to say no to plastic? With concern for our oceans growing, 2019 has become the year of reducing plastic. While individuals have a responsibility to do their bit, we also need industries to make wholesale changes. That’s where you come in.  Large or small, every company can […]

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How to share sustainability with family and friends

Want to share the facts — and urgency — of our climate emergency? Here are a few tips and tricks. If you’re an environmentalist — like we are — you’ve probably come across this problem before. How do you encourage your loved ones to care about sustainability? The climate crisis is too complex to fight […]