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Your guide to eating less meat

Want to bulk up without bringing the planet down? Want to eat less meat and dairy, or simply go the whole (vegan) hog? Read these tips.

Recycle your batteries - #BringBackHeavyMetal

178 million old, used batteries are stashed in people’s homes that could be recycled! #BringBackHeavyMetal and recycle your batteries.




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Our impact

  • 52,000 items of outgrown baby clothing redistributed to families via mothercare as part of the Gift A Bundle campaign
  • 5,000,000 coffee cups collected and recycled as part of the Square Mile Challenge
  • 31 Community Fridges in the UK network, each redistributing approximately 525kg surplus food per month

Tips for change

  • Top tips for taking better care of our clothes

    In 2017 we went shopping in force spending £57.8 billion on buying new clothes. The rush of a new outfit in our wardrobe is tempting, but are we taking care of the clothes we already have? Read more

  • How to make a DIY costume that won't spook the planet

    With 7 million Halloween costumes ending up in the bin in 2016, it's time to get #SewSpooky. Here are our top 3 tips for dressing to kill without spooking the planet. Read more

  • How to recycle on the move

    Modern life is seemingly defined by rush, between the bustle of work and a social life most of us spend a huge amount of time on the move. Check out our 4 simple tips to make sure that you can eat out and protect the planet at the same time. Read more

  • Top tips for switching to a reusable coffee cup

    Every day 7 million disposable coffee cups are thrown away across the UK. Switching to a re-usable cup is an easy way to cut waste with a few pointers - here's your guide too making a smooth switch. Read more

The Hubbub Blog

  • Can #LeedsByExample boost recycling on the High Street?

    One month ago, Hubbub launched the UK’s biggest collaborative effort to boost high street recycling in Leeds. Here are five early findings from the campaign. Read more

  • Is fast fashion spooking the planet?

    In 2017 an estimated 39 million people in the UK dressed up for Halloween, and 4 in 10 costumes are worn only once. #SewSpooky encourages people to swap, rewear or make a DIY costume that won't spook the planet. Read more

  • Hubbub brings the #TapChat to Dorking

    Even when it’s rainy and grey outside we need to use water wisely. To raise awareness about the need to save water whatever the weather we're bringing the #TapChat to Dorking. Read more

  • UK’s biggest collaboration to improve recycling on the go

    The UK gets through 13 billion plastic bottles, 9 billion drinks cans and 2.5 billion coffee cups each year and so much isn't recycled. #LeedsByExample launches with 23 collaborators to improve recycling on the go. Read more