Household aerosols now release more harmful smog chemicals than all vehicles in the country

Aerosol products used in the home now emit more harmful volatile organic compound (VOC) air pollution than all the vehicles in the UK, new...

Increasing levels of chemical and plastic pollution are major contributors to declines in the...

Increasing levels of chemical and plastic pollution are major contributors to declines in the world’s fish populations and other aquatic organisms, according to a...

Stockport becomes home to Sakura Cherry Tree Project

Bruntwood Park in Stockport, Greater Manchester is home to 99 new cherry trees, part of a UK wide initiative celebrating Japan’s relationship with the...

Greenpeace Manchester Group joins nationwide protest against deep sea mining

Volunteers from Greenpeace Manchester Group took part in a nationwide protest calling for the UK Government to ensure our oceans are off-limits to deep...

Warmest year, record rainfall in Europe, and exceptional heat in the Arctic

2020 saw the warmest year, winter, and autumn on record for Europe with winter in Europe was more than 3.4 °C above average, and...

Read Manchester celebrates Earth Day

This Earth Day, the National Literacy Trust and Siemens have joined forces to raise awareness of the environment and engage children in Manchester on...

UK’s carbon footprint down as pandemic prompts move to eco-friendly lifestyles, study shows

The UK's overall carbon footprint has fallen by 17%, a major study has found. Researchers at environmental organisation WWF and the Stockholm Environment Institute at...

Schools: COVID fears will drive deadly surge in toxic car use

As schools across the UK return following months of COVID-19-enforced disruption, new research reveals that ongoing infection fears are predicted to significantly increase car...

Saving the planet, one candle at a time

A small Wigan Borough business passionate about sustainability will plant a tree for every order it receives to acknowledge Earth Day this year. Six Seven...

New major study shows importance of nature in hitting net zero

Researchers from Natural England have developed a picture of the impact that different UK habitats can have in taking carbon out of the atmosphere...