Vegan potato salad

We recently held a vegan picnic in the office and shared our favourite vegan dishes. Here’s my incredibly easy yet tasty contribution that was very popular. Vegan potato salad 500g salad potatoes (the waxy ones), if small use whole otherwise cut into bitesize pieces 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar 1 spring onion,…

Companies get serious about water use

It’s about time:  Companies get serious about water use.  A really interesting article about the global stresses of water shortage. It’s great that Levis now use 96% less water to produce a pair of jeans, but it’s terrifying that so much water has been wasted and polluted for so long. If that much saving is…

How much water does it take to produce your food?

You may buy organic and local but have you ever considered the water footprint of your food? The water footprint is a measure of humanity’s appropriation of fresh water in volumes of water consumed and/or polluted. All figures quoted come from Treehugger unless otherwise stated. They represent the number of gallons of water consumed to…