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Make Grey Water Work For You And The Environment

Grey water is the water that has already been used in the following ways around the home and office. It is not the water from the toilet, bidet or other kitchen-bound functions. This is known as black water and should … Continue reading
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The A to Z of Unusual Recyclables

A Aerosol cans – recycle these with other aluminium tins. Ensure that the plastic lid is removed and that there is nothing inside the can. Antiperspirant and deodorant sticks – break the stick up into its components and recycle the … Continue reading
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Building Your Greenminded Home

Building your own home is, no doubt, a very exciting venture. There is plenty of planning to do, and this is no cheap task, but having your dream home to look forward to is most rewarding. However, those who value … Continue reading
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The World’s Greenest Brands

Interbrand, a global brand consultancy, recently conducted a global survey of the greenest brands in the world. To do this, Interbrand had to surveys among 10 000 consumers from the top 10 consumer markets in the world. These are: The … Continue reading
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Compost Confidential

Compost is, basically, decayed or decaying organic material that is used to feed and fertilise plant matter in the garden. Using the natural waste that comes out of your home (particularly the kitchen) will ensure that your compost is healthy … Continue reading
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Recycling Old T-shirts

Old t-shirts have a knack of creeping into the back of your cupboard, rearing their ugly heads in one mangled, worn and a little holey mass five years after their ‘sell by date’. But, they also seem to hold a … Continue reading
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Greenminded Prisons

The world is waking up to the need to become more eco-friendly and greenminded on many different levels. However, the movement towards eco-friendly prisons is a novel approach to this initiative. For as long as modern society can remember, prisons … Continue reading
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Preparing for a Greenminded Trip

Whether you are going on a business trip, family vacation or romantic honeymoon, you can commit to being a greenminded guest before you even leave. Here are some tips: Decant shampoo, conditioner, moisturiser, and so on, into small containers so … Continue reading
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The Future of Energy

Energy or power is necessary for everything we do – from breathing in and out to building the most impressive of structures and running massive operations all over the world. However, the earth is quickly running out of such sources … Continue reading
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Greenminded Products That we Love

Every now and then, we at Greenminded get really excited about a new product on the market that is designed to preserve our natural resources. Here are some of the latest additions to our list: Mitsubishi Charging Stations These charging … Continue reading
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