Clodagh Kelly and Katie Harrington, aka 'Climate Queens', only buy second-hand clothing, or swap items with friends. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Around 100 billion items of clothing are delivered out of garment factories around the world every year. Collectively, the world’s population buys 400(...)

By 2050 there will be roughly 12 billion tonnes of plastic litter in landfills and the environment.

Trying to live sustainably can sometimes feel like an uphill trek without one clear-cut path to the mountaintop. Often a product that might be environ(...)

A volunteer fixes a lamp at the Repair Café which took place at the Chocolate Factory on Kings Inns Street, Dublin.

In the corner of the Repair Café a woman peers in at the innards of a stereo with a look of wonder on her face. The stereo hasn’t been fit for purpose(...)