Sustainable living


Green Spring Clean! Get rid of your unwanted stuff and support ACF

ACF has partenered with Buy Nothing New Month to launch Green Spring Clean!

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A good look at a happy chook

While the number of accredited free range and organic layers is on the rise, supermarket shelves still abound with eggs that don't live up to their happy hen labels. In search of the ethical egg, Sarah Day takes a look at what's involved in raising chickens.


Plastic is not always fantastic

We love to hate it, but still it seems like plastic is here to stay, for now (and the next million years). Jeroen van Kernebeek takes a look at what we can do to make our plastic lives a little less pervasive.


Top of the TEDs: Dan Pallotta is devoted to ideas worth spreading. TED believes passionately in the power of ideas to change attitudes, lives and ultimately, the world. This is our pick of the TEDs.