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July 2019

  • Green electric at Castle Drogo

A century of green electric at Castle Drogo

By |2019-08-22T17:59:55+00:00July 9th, 2019|Business, Eco-Friendly, Natural Resources|

Drogo Castle’s the very last castle to be built in England, built between 1911 and 1930.  Julius Drewe certainly had taste, the positioning was superb, and he employed two of the eminent people of their day, Edwin Lutyens as the architect and Gertrude Jeckyll was also drafted in to help with the garden scheme. There’s [...]

June 2019

  • How green is your meat?

How green is your meat?

By |2019-07-01T14:51:07+00:00June 24th, 2019|Organic|

If you're a meat-eater, you need to consider carefully the source of the meat you buy It’s an emotive subject and there’s no doubt that the demand for meat is in decline. We’re regularly being told that gasses given off by our cattle herds are contributing to global warming, and that it’s environmentally unfriendly eating [...]

May 2019

  • Devonshire magazine in print, 42 tons every year

42 tons to zero in one clean move

By |2019-07-25T11:43:01+00:00May 10th, 2019|Business, Eco-Friendly|

In print, Devonshire magazine was the largest circulation glossy in Devon, over 900 outlets across Devon received stocks of the magazine.  In the photograph above, what you see is just one half of an issue’s magazines at store in East Devon, the other half being stored at our South Devon store at Newton Abbot ready [...]

  • English Heritage potato starch packaging

English Heritage are thinking clever

By |2019-05-10T15:24:33+00:00May 8th, 2019|Eco-Friendly|

If you subscribe to English Heritage and The National Trust annual membership, you'll receive their annual pack with the handbook and car stickers, something of a hefty pack, particularly with all the sales leaflets inside. Well, I have to say congrats to English Heritage, they're undoubtedly thinking green, because what I thought was a plastic [...]

March 2019

  • High capacity inkjet with low running costs

Dirty lasers – a greener solution for your office printing

By |2019-08-22T17:50:39+00:00March 8th, 2019|Business|

As a publishing and media business we've had laser printers for many years, mainly because if you need to create paper documents, the laser is affordable and fairly reliable for larger runs.  However, as you know, the problem with lasers is that they use a massive amount of energy in comparison to inkjet printers (roughly [...]