Sustainability is when people reduce their demand of the earth’s resources (ecological footprint) to less than the what the earth can sustainably supply (biocapacity).

How to be sustainable

The Basics

If you want to know how to be sustainable in a nutshell check out our basic sustainability tips. Read more»

Reduce, Reinvent, Renew

We advocate the 3R approach that looks at not just reducing your footprint but also at ways to reinvent human societies and to renew the environment for the benefit of future generations. Read more»

Doing more good with less

Doing more with less is great as long as you are doing good. If you are doing bad then its more bad! There are a number of ways of doing more good with less such as sharing, quality and planning.  Read more»

Sustainability at home

In addition to the pages above the biggest section of our website, Sustainability at Home, has over 50 pages of information about how to reduce your ecological footprint at home. Read more»

How to be sustainable: buy local