Being ‘green’ also includes choosing where you buy things from. Life Goggles has mentioned Fair Trade before, but you can also now buy Fair Trade products off eBay. It has it’s on landing page here and includes shops such as People Tree, Shared Earth and Hug.
The shops sell a variety of stuff from tea to candles from necklaces to duvet sets. It seems to be gaining in popularity with more products for sale all the time.
On the subject of Fair Trade, the Hay Festival of Literature and the Arts in Hay-on-Wye, Herefordshire recently held a â€˜No Cows=No Countryside’ debate. The premise being that there should be a set minimum British farmers are paid for their produce and buying local, organic produce is green. You can read more about it here.