GoEco Recommends: Appliances

GoEco Recommends Washing Machines

There is so much choice when it comes to white goods like washing machines that the market can seem very daunting. There are a few things to look out for when purchasing the machine to ensure it is as eco-friendly as possible though. Firstly, try to choose a machine with a good energy efficiency rating. …

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We’ve all seen the horrendous pictures, documentaries and youtube clips of plastic floating in the ocean.  In one of the most salient examples during the David Attenborough documentary ‘Blue Planet II’ in which a young sperm whale tried to eat a plastic bucket, searing the problem of plastic pollution into the brains of a generation.  …

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Because microwaves cook faster than ovens and stoves, they can be a very energy efficient way to cook, especially if reheating leftovers. It’s best to choose one that will last, and recycle your old one properly, as electronic waste can have huge detrimental impacts on the environment. Unfortunately, microwaves don’t come with an energy star …

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Dishwashers may not be the first thing to come to mind when you’re trying to green your home, but in terms of water and energy consumption, it is important. Interestingly and perhaps contrary to what many may think, even the least efficient washing machines still use just half the amount of water compared to hand-washing …

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GoEco Recommends Climate-Conscious Coffee Makers

When it comes to coffee makers, most people assume that non-electrical ones will always be the more sustainable option, for the obvious reason that they don’t require any energy to power them. But research has shown that, when considering the whole lifecycle from growing the beans to your morning mug, pod machines rank the second …

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