Lifestyle

Action Group

2030 Project banner

Creating positive change through what we buy and how we use resources.

Rethink. Refuse. Reuse, Repair. Recycle

As part of the 2030 Project, the Lifestyle Action Group is exploring how we can support local businesses by encouraging people to shop locally, and change people’s habits and behaviour so much more is repaired and recycled, and far less is wasted.

If you’d like to get involved in this Action Group, either as an active member or an occasional helper, please fill in the sign up form and we’ll be in contact:  https://bit.ly/2030ActionGroup

To get in touch with the Lifestyle Action Group, email us at: greenconsumer@greeningsteyning.org

Green consumer icon

Here’s what we’re working on

#2030lifestyle

You know there is a climate problem and biodiversity is disappearing, but it all seems so difficult to solve. No matter how small a positive change you make, it is part of the solution. We are determined to be here to support you make those changes and be a #2030 consumer and business. We aim to provide:

What is already happening? You are not alone, lots of individuals, businesses, organisations and even governments are seeking and implementing solutions. See the What is already happening section.

Over the next decade we will implement solutions. To start with we are:

Be #2030Consumer or #2030 Business and be part of the solution.

 

Articles & Useful Information

We’ll be adding more information here over time, including useful resources, relevant articles and events.

PLASTIC-FREE JULY

Greening Steyning are encouraging people to get involved in Plastic-Free July. The UK throws away an estimated 295 billion pieces of plastic waste every year! Much of this plastic is single-use and not recycled (either...

read more

How can we dress for the planet?

It has been well documented how much impact the fashion industry has on our climate but also on the lives of the people employed and their local communities.  The fashion industry accounts for 10% of global...

read more

A Beginners Guide to Green Investment

Financial health warning!  This information is provided in good faith and does not constitute investment advice. You should fully research any of the options mentioned before investing. If you're unsure, make sure you...

read more

Recycling single use plastic

Hang on to your recycling. Greeting Steyning won't have a stand at March’s Farmers Market due to Covid restrictions.  So hold on to those hard-to-recycle items you've been collecting until we're up...

read more

How do I? Some useful links

find green books for me to readfind green books for my kids to readfind podcasts on green issuesrecyclewhere my recycling goesknow where my black bag waste goesrecycle single use plastic (not taken by Horsham DC)find...

read more