Why has it been so hot? |#ClimateTalk

This week Britain baked in seriously uncomfortable temperatures of nearly 40C, breaking the all time UK record of 38.5C. This isn’t the full story as it followed a record breaking June across Europe as far as heatwaves are concerned. Why has it been so hot, and is the climate change to blame? If it isContinue reading “Why has it been so hot? |#ClimateTalk”

Potatoes against problem plastics

The battle to reduce single use plastic continues – and will probably continue for many years to come. Could potato starch hold keys to reducing single use plastics? Recently you might have noticed things like your newspaper supplements coming wrapped in a compostable material made from potato starch instead of the usual polythene covers. TheContinue reading “Potatoes against problem plastics”