How Countries Around the World are Reducing their Plastic Consumption

How Countries Around the World are Reducing their Plastic Consumption

Today we are focusing on the second of the five Rs - reduce! Reduce can be understood in a lot of different ways, for example: You can reduce by letting go of things you don’t need -  this can be through donating, gifting, or where necessary, recycling things you no longer need or use. You can [...]

For 21 days you recycled more: here’s what happened

For 21 days you recycled more: here’s what happened

Earth Month: this April you came together, stepped up, and made the #PledgetoRecycle, and that’s just the beginning! You shared some amazing tips, and showed us how you worked toward your recycling goals. We round them up here, along with our tricks for making your #PledgetoRecycle a habit of a lifetime… But first, why should [...]

How to Avoid Unnecessary Plastic Packaging and Recycle What You Can’t

How to Avoid Unnecessary Plastic Packaging and Recycle What You Can’t

It’s shocking to think that we could buy a selection of packaged vegetables at a supermarket, cook them for a quick dinner, only for the packaging to then take up to 1,000 years to decompose! For all the benefits that plastic packaging has, like being lightweight and keeping our food fresh, it sure does give [...]