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The choices we make each day shape the world we live in. Everyone can take small steps to make the world a greener, fairer place, and RESET’s Act Now section is a great place to start.

Tips, Tricks and Digital Tools for Reducing Food Waste in Daily Life

Food waste is a global problem with huge financial, social and environmental consequences. Fortunately, as individuals, we can make an enormous impact on the problem with just a few simple adjustments to our daily lives. 

7 Quick and Easy Ways to Cut Down on Plastic

Around the world, a massive one trillion plastic bags are used every single year. And then there are all the plastic bottles, plastic packaging and other one-use plastic products that end up in landfill on earth and floating in our seas. The problem is overwhelmingly huge, but it's one that we can all do something about.

Tyres Pumped, Phone Charged? Our Top 10 Cycling Apps

These days it's not just the Dutch and the lycra-clad Olympians who are bike crazy. More and more people are swapping the steering wheel for a pair of handlebars, and climbing into the saddle. Whether you're looking for a new route to work, want to track your sporting prowess or learn how to fix a flat tyre – here you'll find the app that’s right for you.

5 Simple Online Ways That You Can Support Refugees Right Now

Want to show solidarity with the world's refugees, but not sure how? Your computer, tablet, or phone could be a pretty good place to start.

11 Tips for Saving Energy at Home

"Turn off the light when you leave the room!" Your mom was right, it's pretty sound advice. Cutting down on your energy use at home doesn't just save money, it also contributes to the fight against climate change. We've put together some tips on how to back up your green conscience with small, practical, everyday actions.

RESET Recommends 2018: 10 Hand-Picked Fundraising Projects With Real Impact

Want to clean plastic out of the ocean, supply medical services in crisis regions and give the gift of sight for just one dollar? Here are the RESET team's top 10 fundraising projects for 2018 - hand-picked projects we love, with top marks for innovation, impact and integrity.

Tips For an Eco-Friendly Christmas

Want your Christmas to be green, not white, this year? And celebrate the festive season with glow in your heart and a squeaky clean conscience?

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How to Find International Volunteering Opportunities (That Are Low Cost, Sustainable & Ethical Too)

From trail building in the Appalachian Mountains to rescuing sea turtles in Costa Rica, when looking for volunteer opportunities abroad, the options are seemingly endless. But before you get caught up in the excitement of planning your big adventure, take some time to ensure your good intentions turn into positive results.

Nine Simple Apps That Could Help You Live a More Sustainable Life

The food we eat, the clothes we wear, the way we travel: it all has an impact on the world around us. And when it comes to making informed decisions, unravelling facts from fiction is no easy task. Luckily, a growing number of smartphone apps are at hand to help - informing and motivating us to do what we can to lead more sustainable lives.