Tag: environmentalism

8
Mar

Who are and what is SwapU?

SwapU is an app based service that aims redistribute the goods that we don’t use through the medium of swapping, bartering and trade.   Time for some gratuitous self promotion.  The picture is of me, Nic Robertson, founder of SwapU.  It’s time to share with you our successes so far. I have a dream and a goal and I’d love to

Read more

8
Jan

Swap goods and save the environment

The process of swapping is basic but it’s implications can be huge.  This simple process is an environmentally friendly act.  But how and why?  How is the exchange of goods positive for the environment?  Let’s look at this in more detail. Re-using If you use second-hand goods it means that a new item doesn’t have to be manufactured.  If more

Read more