Doesn’t use harmful chemicals in the house. (She uses vinegar for cleaning) She refills shampoo and conditioner and local Co-op and uses plastic free hand soap She stopped dying her hair She walks everywhere - even to do food shopping which is a 30 minute walk Sarah buys milk and orange juice from milkman Makes her own oat milk Orders fruit and veg from a local farmer or market so no plastic Takes tetra packs to recycling bins at supermarkets Doesn't use plastic bags at all Whole family have reusable water bottles Takes own food on any day trips Takes things to local recycling scheme Puts food waste in compost so rarely puts out rubbish for bin men Doesn’t throw cooked food - she checks the fridge regularly and freezes meals She cooks 95% of her own food so less plastic packaging Makes own cakes and biscuits so no need for wrapping Puts green waste in huge home-built compost bin Hasn’t bought wrapping paper for 2 years Been reusing the same candles for 10 years … [Read more...] about I’ve ditched chemicals for vinegar to clean and my kids never get new clothes – all so I can live in a zero waste home
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Hanoi (VNA) - The General Department of State Reserves (GDSR) is set to complete this year’s purchasing of rice for national food reserves by August 15. GDSR General Director Do Viet Duc said that, as of July 10, the agency had purchased 158,880 tonnes of husked rice and 60,200 tonnes of unhusked grain, equivalent to 83.5 percent and 75 percent of the respective targets for 2020. It has strived to address the difficulties to ramp up food purchases for the national reserves at the Prime Minister’s request, so as to stay ready to perform tasks when necessary, he noted. During the first half of this year, amid the COVID-19 outbreak, the GDSR worked with ministries and sectors to distribute food and other supplies worth over 1 trillion VND (43.4 million USD) from national reserves to support frontline forces in fighting the disease and helping those affected stabilise their lives./. … [Read more...] about Rice purchases for national reserves to be completed by mid-August
The song “is an aspirational celebration about black women and women of color getting paid, in opposition of the reality that we are consistently undervalued for our work,” Aluna said in a statement about the track. “On the other hand, this is a song about believing we deserve to get paid because as society keeps telling us we are worthless, we internalize that notion, which is almost more damaging because it stops us from advocating for ourselves.” … [Read more...] about Aluna Previews ‘Renaissance’ LP with New Song ‘Get Paid’
She said: "I'm nervous about the shielding ending, not only because it means the government support - such as food parcels and emotional support with people checking in on you - is no longer going to be there, but the fact that people are going to expect me to stop shielding. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Natasha has been shielding for four months. How will disabled people cope when government support ends?
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