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Tips to tackle climate change

Our climate, your future

Everyone can do their bit to tackle climate change. From reducing waste to cutting energy use, by changing a little we can achieve a lot!

There are lots of simple things you can try to reduce waste, save energy and lower your carbon footprint. Maybe you are doing some of these already?

They're doing it, so could you

Your peers are already making changes to live a more sustainable life.

What changes could you make?

Data taken from a study of 1,004, 16 to 24 year olds by Savanta - June 2023.

We're committed to making change too...

We want to deliver a more sustainable economy and future for the customers and communities we serve. Helping to address the climate challenge lies at the core of our purpose.

Reduce, reuse, recycle

Reduce your food waste

smaller portions

composting food waste

check expiry dates

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Reused and refurbished goods

repair old clothing

explore second hand stores

shop online for pre-loved items

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Recycling day to day

repair, or repurpose old items

upcycling items to give them new life

buy refurbished electronics

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Benefits of buying second-hand tech

Shopping second hand is more than just a trend or a way to save money – it’s a win-win for both your pocket and the planet!

What is sustainable fashion?

'Sustainable fashion' is a term that covers all areas of the fashion industry. It identifies the environmental impact of ‘fast fashion’ and what can be done to reduce its impact on our planet.

Meet Isabella Vrana

Isabella is one of Depop’s biggest success stories. She set up Isabella Vrana, reselling late ’90s and early Noughties vintage inspired pieces, in 2015 while still at uni. She now creates original designs and generated more than £800k in sales.

Save cash while helping to save the environment

There are loads of simple things you can do to help the environment that could save you money.

NatWest Thrive

Let’s make kids’ dreams come true. NatWest Thrive with Marcus Rashford is a movement to help young people develop the self-belief, confidence and skills to achieve what they want.

See and reduce your carbon footprint

Your carbon footprint is as unique as you. In our app find personalised actions that you can take and watch your carbon footprint shrink over time.