The (un)ethical nature of banking Fossil fuel financing is a problem that sits at the heart of many large corporations and banks are no exception to this. Banks have, for years, supported the use of fossil fuels as well as other problematic industries including the support of arms to the Middle East, pipeline projects in… Continue reading Is Your Bank Eco-Friendly?
An Introduction to the B Corp Certification When I first began to look more into sustainability I started to come across companies that were B Corp Certified. I didn't think much of what this might mean, however, the more companies that I became interested in that had sustainability at their core, the more the label… Continue reading What Does B Corp Mean?
Listen and Learn from Indigenous Voices It is 2021, and the interest in environmentalism is gaining traction. People are involving themselves more and more in the climate crisis conversation and want to learn how to help. The community of people concerned with the climate crisis is diverse, and this diversity is crucial to recognise. Unfortunately,… Continue reading Indigenous Voices for the Climate Crisis
As we begin the new month of February, so comes the end of Veganuary. Started in 2014, Veganuary is a challenge run by a non-profit organisation of the same name throughout the first month of the year to promote and encourage vegan or plant-based lifestyles. In January of 2020, 400,000 people signed up and this… Continue reading Beyond Veganuary: The Benefits of Eating Plant Based