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Microplastics: a not so micro-issue

Microplastics: a not so micro-issue

When we think of plastic pollution, discarded crisp packets and empty drinks cans in the park tend to come to mind first. Cleaning up the spaces around us with community litter picks or beach clean ups is a great way to not only feel good about yourself, but to also take care of the world around us. But what about the smaller, almost invisible, pieces of plastic pollution that we can’t see? Hello, microplastics...

6 Steps to Reduce Single-Use Plastic From Your Life

6 Steps to Reduce Single-Use Plastic From Your Life

It's no secret that single-use plastic products (SUPPs) are a major threat to environmental and human health. 5 million tons of plastic are generated within the UK every year. This is equivalent in weight to roughly 25,000 blue whales, 714,286 elephants or 5,000,000 walruses. That’s a lot of blubber, if you ask us...
Move Over Hinchers: The Problem with Cleanstagram

Move Over Hinchers: The Problem with Cleanstagram

Just when you thought you’d escaped all of your distant relatives who were obsessed with posting pictures of their laundry day all over Facebook, the 'Hinchers' movement takes Instagram by storm. It appears that no social platform is safe from humble bragging about stain removal or dazzling dishes...

Marie Kondo But Make It Sustainable

Marie Kondo But Make It Sustainable

We’re all spending a lot more time in our homes than perhaps we had planned at the start of the year, and we’ve all probably watched a lot more Marie Kondo than we’d openly admit. Marry the two together and you have the perfect task for lockdown – a window to declutter your home and make some mo...
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A Toast to Change with Toast Ale

Sitting down with Louisa Ziane, Toast COO, at the Toast Ale 'Breadquarters' we ask the question: "what's the big deal with surplus bread?", how tackling food waste can affect the climate crisis and the bigger picture of social impact issues. A bottle of Toast really is a message in a bottle.   H...
Zero Waste Cleaning.

Zero Waste Cleaning.

It’s great that we are now considering how we consume and what we consume. It’s really needed as the world heats, the oceans fill (not with fish) and the earth’s resources are depleted in a bonkers fashion. But it’s hard to consume more sustainably, more consciously and with less waste. It’s ma...
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