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6 Apps For A Sustainable Lifestyle

6 apps for a sustainable lifestyle

Reducing your impact, one app at a time

Ever found yourself in the supermarket catatonically staring at a pack of mange tout, weighing up air miles, worrying about packaging, fretting about fertilisers?

Making sustainable choices and reducing your carbon footprint can be baffling.

But fear not eco heroes, Team RYH is on hand!


We’ve pulled together our favourite apps to take some of the headache out of living a more sustainable life.


JouleBug provides quick information and tips on how to change small habits in your daily life (such as shortening your shower by 1 minute) to save money and carbon emissions. Log your actions, earn point and compete against your friends.


This clever app uses an extensive database to help you work out how environmentally friendly or ethically sourced a product is just by scanning its barcode.

Happy Cow

Helps you find veggie and vegan restaurants near you with reviews of vegan restaurants, guide to healthy vegetarian food, natural food stores, vegan-friendly options nearby, recipes, and travel.

Farm Drop

Order your groceries direct from independent, local producers who are paid fairly. Cut down your food miles and know where your food is coming from.


Put that reusable water bottle to use, find your local water refill station and cut down plastic pollution!

Too Good to Go

Help rescue perfectly edible food from retailers at the end of the day, that would otherwise go to waste.

6 Apps For A Sustainable Lifestyle

This news article was posted on 1 September 2019.