Home > Lifestyle > EnviroHealth EnviroHealth All sections in Environmental Health » 21st Century Life » FAQs » Animals » Climate and pollution » Hazards and disasters » EnviroHealth News » Green Tips Load shedding is your fault too The knee-jerk response when the lights go out is to curse our friendly parastatal electricity provider, but we're all responsible for this mess. EnviroHealth News Climbers to bring down trash from Everest New rules will compel climbers to bring down their personal garbage from Mount Everest and more security officials will be stationed at the base camp. More in EnviroHealth News Extreme flooding could increase in Europe and UK Erratic weather endangers Bolivian harvests CT cyclists attack motorist Govt energy policy to cost SA taxpayer R700 billion News CT cyclists attack motorist Footage of a shocking road rage incident could re-ignite cyclist-motorist animosity just before the Argus Tour. See all News » News Jane Goodall shows us how to be 80 The world famous primatologist and UN Ambassador of Peace, going strong in her 80th year, was in Cape Town recently. See all News » Columnists National parks feeling the pinch Hotels, hamburgers and hunting: aren’t there better ways to keep Africa’s nature reserves financially viable? By Olivia Rose-Innes See all Columnists » Green tips Green your Valentine Valentine’s Day is notorious for how materialistic it’s become, but you can buck the commercialised roses-chocolates-jewellery trend and still celebrate it in a fun, meaningful way. See all Green tips » Take action Start A Health24 blog » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Test Are you envirohealth savvy? » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » Wildfire Sirens of the Lambs Green tips Mind your road manners Bicycles are an integral part of the sustainable urban landscape, but keeping them on the roads requires good attitudes from cyclists and motorists alike. See all Green tips » Green tips Shades of greywater Reusing greywater should be second nature in any H2O-savvy home - just make sure you use "light" grey water for your garden. See all Green tips » Green tips Used machine oil is toxic glop Just 1 litre of used machine oil can contaminate 1 million litres of water. Oil pollution ruins aquatic ecosystems, causes cancer, damages fish hearts and likely hurts our hearts too. See all Green tips » Green tips The great green clean Reduce the chemical load in your home by swopping synthetic disinfectants - at least occasionally - for natural non-toxic ones like vinegar, which kills about 90% of microbes. See all Green tips » advertisement From our sponsors Recovery after exercise is an essential part of any workout What is Metabolic Syndrome? Could you have it? Eyecare for computer users Treet-It Anti-Lice aiding schools in the prevention of Head Lice Live healthier Down hill? » Argus Cycle Tour Celebrities who masturbate Can't get it up? Erectile dysfunction and the cyclist Does cycling cause erectile dysfunction? Some urologists seem to think so. Fitness fuel » Banned substances Sport and nutrition Exercise myths busted Are there any 'safe' sports supplements? Sportsmen and -women need to be super vigilant when they take any medication or supplement. Just one wrong step can ruin a promising career, DietDoc warns.