Monthly Archives: October 2011

Environment : from good intentions to good practices

The ecological sensibility has widely spread during the last twenty years. Household’s ways of life strongly impact the environment through consumption, waste, heating, transports… French people are often accused to be all talk and no action concerning the planet protection. … Continue reading

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Packaging : the French are more aware

The average weight of waste thrown out by each person in France reaches 391 kgs per year. From 1995 to 2007 the whole volume of waste increased by 39%. Packaging represents about one third of this volume. One of the … Continue reading

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The French dietary pattern helps to limit the risk of being fat

Unbalanced diet and poor physical activity often lead to put on weight. Several surveys made by the CREDOC show that the relationship between people and food is slowly changing in France. The French pattern of dietary behaviour remains an institution … Continue reading

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