Alexander Rose wood bench from The Garden Furniture & Interiors Co
Photograph by Marcus Westburg, Kahuzi-Biega National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo

A new book captures the life of our Great Apes with photographs for it taken by some of the world's leading wildlife photographers

The Green Party in the European Parliament is celebrating after its proposal to include oxo-plastics in the ban on a wide range of plastic products was accepted

We have to halt climate change and achieving a circular economy is a key element of that. Japan has pledged to advance the circular economy when it takes up the presidency of the G20 next year

Micro houses - the answer for single people perhaps but not families

A new survey finds we Brits are becoming increasingly concerned about the serious shortage of housing in the UK - and many of us have ideas on how to sort it out

PEA awards 2018

Congratulations to all this year's PEA award winners, which include the makers of 100 per cent bamboo tissue, a reusable cup made from waste rice husk and a drinks company that uses wonky fruit and veg.

green walls cool the air and provide plants to sell

Cardiff University researchers have shown that green walls inside homes can bring down temperatures and provide a way for families to generate income