Surfers Against Sewage

Next week will see thousands of us head to our nearest beach or river to pick up waste plastic and other detritus that's damaging our natural environments

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

Brindille collection from V+B

Villeroy & Boch are giving away 270 prizes as they celebrate a milestone anniversary

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

Ikea says the environment comes first

The global homewares giant pledges to remove all single use plastic from its products by 2020