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# eco-friendly
League Two club makes switch to bamboo shin pads following world's first bamboo kits
Forest Green Rovers have strengthened their claims as the world’s greenest football team.
# sustainability
'All our electricity comes from the River Boyne': Irish companies get honest about their eco-journeys
The companies were presenting at the Showcase international trade fair that looks at products made and designed in Ireland.
# eco fashion
Aisling Bea is showcasing ethical fashion brands on Instagram in retaliation to Black Friday sales
Follow her lead this Christmas.
# cotton pads
So, what's the story with reusable cotton pads?
It might be time to make the switch.
# royal wedding
Princess Eugenie is planning a 'plastic-free' Royal wedding
Her new Ambassadorship has been eye-opening.
# Pollution
Diesel emissions may be responsible for 5,000 deaths in Europe every year
Researchers say almost half of those deaths could be preventable.
# electric power
The world's first self-sailing electric cargo ship will be built by Norway
The ship will be able to haul roughly 100 containers at a speed of 12 to 15 knots.
Ireland's largest windfarm begins powering 50,000 homes
The windfarm is expected to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 100,000 tonnes each year.
# Tesla
Solar roof tiles launched by billionaire Elon Musk as price yet to be revealed
The company claims that the tiles are more durable than terra cotta, clay, and slate tiles, being able to withstand greater impacts.
# Ecow-friendly
Independent TD calls Mary Robinson's advice to stop eating meat 'bizarre and unhelpful'
“I am especially surprised that it is coming from a woman who comes from Mayo, a county that is so reliant on agriculture.”
# eco-friendly
Britain wants a global ban on microbeads - so what's Ireland going to do about it?
There has been little or no mention of the effect microbeads have in Ireland – this call from British MPs might change that.
# eco-friendly
You may be judged on your fuel efficiency in a new driving test
The RSA wants your view but it has some of its own ideas.
# chairway to heaven
The chair that gives "recycled" a whole new meaning.
There are chairs and then there are chairs.
# Good service
What is Ireland's friendliest business?
Young entrepreneurs federation launches search for Irish companies who go the extra mile for customers.