Walkers Crisps owned by PepsiCo have announced they will launch a recycling scheme. Customers can send their crisp packets back to TerraCycle who will shred them into plastic pellets which will then be used to create items such as trays and home furniture. This year customers began protesting against plastic waste be posting crisp packets […]Read More Walkers crisps launch a recycling scheme after public protest.
Plastic is a plague on our environment and it is amazing to see big brands taking steps to make a difference. Corona will be the first beer to trail 100% plastic free six pack rings in 2019. The trail will take place in select markets initially but lets hope it is rolled out in full […]Read More Corona to be the first plastic free 6-pack rings.
We can all do our bit to help our planet. Here are 5 ways we can save the environment as an individual.Read More How to save the environment.
Everyone of us has a carbon footprint that leaves it’s mark on the earth. We can all do a little to reduce our carbon footprint too. This blog will offer you some easy tips on how to reduce yours. What is a carbon footprint? A carbon footprint is the amount of carbon dioxide (co2) that […]Read More How can I reduce my carbon footprint?
Iceland’s TV advert as part of their #NoPalmOilChristmas campaign has been banned but Iceland are using social media to make sure you see it. Rightly you should. Everyone knows palm oil has a stigma to it and it’s not ethical. But not everyone knows why or the damage it causes to our environment and the […]Read More Iceland’s Christmas advert raising awareness of palm oil has been banned… But we must watch it.
Every year Black Friday weekend is getting bigger and bigger. What was once only a US tradition to mark the beginning of Christmas shopping after Thanksgiving, is now a phenomenon spreading worldwide. There has been a proven link between Black Friday and an increase in air pollution and plastic waste. Due to the increased orders […]Read More Black Friday weekend – Top picks for environmental products.
Food production is at an all time high and so is food waste. A huge co2 producer and pesticides are linked the death of bees, it is a crime to waste food. With so much food wasted it’s fantastic when big brands like Le Creuset get involved in fighting the battle against food waste.Read More Le Creuset Food Unearthed Campaign
There are so many apps out there aimed at fighting environmental issues but what about the apps that don’t? Well some apps actually aid environmental issues without it being the primary goal. Here are four apps that do.Read More Four everyday apps that help the environment.
As a way to up my environmental game I bought my first at home compost bin. Did it make a difference? Was there any downsides? Did it become a inconvenience?Read More OXO Good Grips compost bin review.
Did you know aluminium is one of the best materials to use for packaging due to how easy it is to recycle? As little as 60 days to be bought, recycled and back on a shelf or up to 500 years oxidise in a landfill? This is why all aluminium should be recycled.Read More How are aluminium cans recycled?