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The Technological Growth In The Waste Industry

By Kate Haines,
Filed in recycling, sustainability

recycling apps. waste management, waste management technology

Moving forward in the waste management industry The world has been almost unanimously pushed forward by the swift advancement of technological capability. Considering what we can achieve today compared to just 10 years ago is something of a marvel. But one sector has, until recently, been notably slower to embrace technology as a potential benefit. […]

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Conscious Skincare: Our Perspective On Packaging

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Natural Health, Natural Skincare, recycling, sustainability

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Not currently Recycled’ are 3 words which you will never find on Conscious Skincare packaging. With the current spotlight on packaging and waste, Conscious Skincare’s packaging ethos demonstrates just how much thought they put into their packaging choices as they do their ingredients and formulations. ‘We go to great lengths to find recyclable packaging so […]

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Creative Ways To Reuse Waste

By Kate Haines,
Filed in green home, recycling

recycled glassware

Annually, we produce 2.12 billion tonnes of waste which is becoming extremely damaging to our planet. Although authoritative bodies around the world have introduced schemes and initiatives to encourage recycling — most of our waste continues to end up in landfills; which is leading to severe consequences for the environment. This figure is also expected […]

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What’s the Best Way to Get Rid of My Old Bed?

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Eco Tips, green home, recycling

recycling your mattress, recycling household items, recycling beds

The most recent National Bed Federation’s (NBF) End of Life Mattress Report (2016) showed that 74,000 less mattresses were recycled in 2015 than 2014. Over a similar time period, local authorities also reported that having little access to suitable recycling centres, following their own bulky waste collections and fly-tipping clean ups, meant that having to […]

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Win A Free Flush Wall Mounted Water Butt Worth £110 And Recycle Your Rain Water

By Kate Haines,
Filed in green gardening, green home, recycling

water butt eco, rainwater recycling

Freeflush the rainwater harvesting experts, create innovative water solutions which save you money and help the environment by enabling you to recycle rainwater for your garden. They are offering one lucky winner the opportunity to win one of their wall mounted water butts that can hold up to 100 litres of water. The Original Prestige […]

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Re-Use Your Shopping Bags With The New Globe Baggee

By Kate Haines,
Filed in Green Directory Reviews, Green Product Reviews, recycling

plastic bag holder

Plastic Pollution It is estimated that globally 500 plastic billion bags are used annually which is approximately 133 bags per person. Plastic bags don’t biodegrade, they photodegrade. This means they break down into smaller and smaller toxic pieces, contaminating soil and waterways which then enter the food chain meaning both humans and animals are now ingesting […]

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