Pollution and waste

Nature doesn't waste a thing, everything is infinitely recycled and yet we are still producing stuff that we need to throw away forever. Waste shouldn't be an end point it should be the starting point for something else. It's called cradle to cradle design. While we are supporting that wouldn't it be great too to clean up our currently polluted ecosystems, after all our children and our children's childrens' future depends upon it.

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  • Bag It Inspired

    BAG IT INSPIRED

    Have you watched the film "Bag it"? Well you are about to. There are more quests than just watching the film, so if you've already seen it you've got plenty to do to start freeing our... read more

  • Bins Busted

    BINS BUSTED

    Landfill waste is turning into a bit of a problem. There's not much space left to put all of our rubbish. Some places are having to resort to burning the waste to get rid of it. They... read more

  • Celebrate! That's a Wrap

    CELEBRATE! THAT'S A WRAP

    Birthdays, anniversaries and celebrations, how can your wrap the present in the most environmentally friendly way while still making it look great? It's something to master that's for... read more

  • Challenge: Plastic Free

    CHALLENGE: PLASTIC FREE

    This challenge takes place over one month, usually July but you can do it anytime. The challenge is to go single-use plastic... read more

  • Cups Away Vending

    CUPS AWAY VENDING

    If you a regular takeaway hot drink kindofaguy or your school/office just loves to use plastic cups at the water vending machine or silly little cardboard cups at the hot drink machine... read more

  • Faire: Maker / Repair

    FAIRE: MAKER/REPAIR

    Make mend and do. Are you part of the Maker Movement? or part of the Repair Movement? To us they are two sides of the same ribbon. Makers make the most amazing things, repairers repair... read more

  • FIX IT DON'T BIN IT

    It's broken and needs repairing before you throw it in the bin or recycle it check this quest out. 

    You'll be amazed at the things that can be made as good as new with just a... read more

  • Keeping it Tidy

    KEEPING IT TIDY

    No one likes to see rubbish about the place and the Broken Windows theory suggests that it encourages the incidence of additional crime like stealing, further littering or conducting... read more

  • More From That

    MORE FROM THAT

    Do you throw things away or recycle them when they could be upcycled or reused? It's just a question. These quests are designed to get you to think about whether you could get more use... read more

  • Morsbag It Away

    MORSBAG IT AWAY

    Fed up with plastic bag pollution the people at Morsbags decided to do something about it - create canvas bags to give away to shoppers. It's a great idea and if you are a bit nifty with... read more

Story of Stuff (2007, OFFICIAL Version)

From its extraction through sale, use and disposal, all the stuff in our lives affects communities at home and abroad, yet most of this is hidden from view.

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