8 Plastic Habits You Can Quit Right Now

8 Plastic Habits You Can Quit Right Now
So. Eight plastic habits to Change. Now.1. Plastic cutlery. Totally wrong. It kills me that often health food shops with eco ethos’ are the worst for not supplying reusable stuff. This ain’t fringe thinking any more. France has just banned plastic cutlery, cups and plates. (So you know, 150 single-use cups are thrown away every second in France.) They’re aiming to cut landfill waste in half by 202...

I gave up TV, then qualified for Olympic marathon trials and got my PhD

I gave up TV, then qualified for Olympic marathon trials and got my PhD
There’s a scene in “Friends” where Ross’s colleague admits she doesn’t have a television. Incredulous, Joey asks, “You don’t own a TV? What’s all your furniture pointed at?”Americans are obsessed with television, spending an average of five hours a day pointing ourselves at it even as we complain we’re busier than ever. It rules our lives, whether we admit it or not. A friend of mine claims to not...