Lifestyle

Action Group

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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

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Here’s what we’re working on

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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.

Sun 3rd Oct – Give Your Stuff Away Day

Your junk could be someone else's treasure! Give Your Stuff Away Day is a great way of passing on those items hanging around in your shed or closet that you no longer need, but which someone else would love.   Just...

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Sat 23 Oct: BN44 Repair Café

Don't bin it - let us help you fix it! The latest in our new series of monthly Repair Café events.  Bring along your items to repair, and anything you'd like sharpened -  like knives, scissors and garden shears. No...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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