Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July is a simple idea developed in 2011 that aims to raise awareness of the amount of plastic in our lives by encouraging people to eliminate the use of single-use plastic during July each year. Join thousands of people from over 70 countries saying NO to single-use plastic this July. The challenge is quite simple. Attempt to […]

Upcycled Seedling Pots

Have you ever considered how many toilet rolls your household sends in for recycling every year? As recycling uses energy and other resources it should always be the last resort; reducing and reusing our waste is just far more sensible, period. Sustainable living can also be a fun and pragmatic outlet for your creativity. Here is one idea to […]

7 Tips To Reduce Plastic Consumption

While making every effort to honour our pledge this Plastic Free July, we have been surprised by the amount of times plastic sneaks into our daily routine. Avoiding all single use plastics is not as easy as you would think, but it becomes easier as your awareness and planning improve with the intention to reduce and […]

The Waste Hierarchy

Recycling can simply be described as a process that changes waste material into something new that can be used in other ways. The benefits of recycling include less garbage polluting our planet, the conservation of natural resources and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. Critics argue that the energy and costs used in the entire […]