Did you know that nearly half of the UK’s total carbon footprint comes from overseas emissions associated with consumer activity*? That’s an awful lot of carbon! But there are things that we can do to be more environmentally friendly when we purchase materials for our museums, our shops and our homes.
It’s more eco-friendly to reuse and recycle than to buy new. Here are some tips on how we can do that in our museums too:
Props for displays
Cleaning is such an important part of museum work, so here are some great ideas on how to use eco-friendly cleaning products:
Recycling and Upcycling