Humanity represents just 0.01% of Earth’s biomass, but has destroyed 83% of wild animals

Earth’s 7.6bn humans account for just 0.01% of all living things, yet since the dawn of civilisation we have been responsible for the loss of 83% of wild animals and over half of all plant life. A recent biomass study conducted at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel has revealed humankind’s tiny part in […]

Single-use plastic – award-winning fish and chip shop to eliminate plastic packaging

The nation’s favourite food is ready for an eco-overhaul. Award-winning Welsh fish and chip shop, the Crispy Cod, pledges to eliminate plastic and polystyrene packaging from their shop in an attempt to rid the local beaches of single-use plastic cutlery and packaging. British fish and chips were originally served in a wrapping of old newspaper, […]