The issues and the alternatives.

    To reduce the carbon emissions from cleaning our homes we need to think differently about what we do. Here are some ideas.

    Advice on reducing embodied emissions in flooring.


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    WinACC Home Energy Advice Service can help you save money, save energy and stay warm. These pages offer practical help and also ways frontline workers can help vulnerable people.
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    Decorating, furnishing and cleaning

    This third edition of the book is bursting with essential information to help you make your home and buildings less harmful to the environment, the community and your family.

    Did you know that bicarbonate of soda is a valuable commodity in the world of glass and soap manufacture? That Ancient Egyptians used it to make their mummies smell better and stay fresher for longer?