Do Your Own Research – Useful Links

Don’t take our word for it, DYOR (do your own research).

We’re adding useful links about the climate and environmental crises to this page. This is a living document which will grow over time.

Start Here

Climate Breakdown 2 Minute Briefing.
Our own briefing.

ACTION – Twelve Minutes To Help Save The World.
Our ideas to get started. You are not helpless.

Carbon Footprint, Diet

Climate change food calculator: What’s your diet’s carbon footprint?
BBC, August 2019

Carbon Footprint, Flying

How your flight emits as much CO2 as many people do in a year
Guardian, July 2019

Global Heating, Air Pollution

Mongolia: A Toxic Warning To The World
Rural lifestyles become unsustainable due to temperature rise so population moves to cities, resulting in massive concentrated fossil fuel usage. City air too toxic for children to leave their homes.
BBC March 2019

Plastic

Plastic Free Communities – Community Toolkit (PDF)
Surfers Against Sewage

‘Plastic recycling is a myth’: What really happens to your rubbish?
Learn about a new returnable packaging initiative trialed by major brands and why we should recycle plastic in the UK.
Guardian August 2019