Archive for January, 2021

Six Simple Swaps to Reduce Plastic Waste

Filed in Reduce by on January 28, 2021 8 Comments
Six Simple Swaps to Reduce Plastic Waste

According to National Geographic, only 9% of the plastic ever made has been recycled. The rest of it is either in landfill, has been incinerated or is litter. Some reports suggest that 100million marine animals die each year from plastic waste. And it’s also harming the environment, wildlife and humans. Plastic isn’t going away any […]

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An easy way to save tonnes of plastic per year

Filed in Reduce by on January 25, 2021 0 Comments
An easy way to save tonnes of plastic per year

When I began my Zero Waste journey, there were very few alternatives for period products. One company sold pads that were supposedly home compostable (I never did try!) and there were a small handful of companies – usually an offshoot of washable nappies companies – that sold washable pads. A while later the first reusable […]

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I want you to start throwing things in the bin #binthewipes

Filed in Blog by on January 4, 2021 1 Comment
I want you to start throwing things in the bin #binthewipes

A shocking headline, right? I’m normally the one telling you to STOP throwing things in the bin – to recycle and reuse more.

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