Zero Waste

How to Make the Most of an Old iPad

By Lucy & Libby,
Filed in Eco Tips, recycling, Zero Waste

  Do you have an old iPad lying around your home? Perhaps it is past its prime, no longer capable of running the latest version of iOS, or maybe it has simply been replaced by a newer model. Whatever the reason, old and unused devices generate e-waste, representing a serious problem for recyclers and the […]

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How to Become an Ethical and Sustainable Business

By Lucy & Libby,
Filed in Articles, Eco Tips, Environmental Education, recycling, Zero Waste

  People are becoming more and more conscious about the products they use, where they come from and how they are produced. With plastic pollution, climate change and workers’ rights becoming frequent topics in the news, businesses are being increasingly pushed towards becoming more ethical and sustainable. These are now important business traits that consumers […]

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Be Inspired To Mend With The Japanese Cult Classic by Hikaru Noguchi

By Lucy & Libby,
Filed in Eco Tips, recycling, sustainability, Zero Waste

repair, re-use, make do and mend

When I was first sent ‘Darning’ by Hikaru Noguchi I was struck by the beautiful layout of the book and the inventiveness of the author in the way she mends, repairs and oftentimes transforms pieces of clothing through simply fixes and imagination. The author uses 12 different techniques to illustrate how to mend your clothes […]

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Top Tips For Eco Friendly Dental Care

By Lucy & Libby,
Filed in Eco Tips, recycling, sustainability, Zero Waste

eco friendly dental care

Going green isn’t restricted to reusable shopping bags, electric cars and organic foods. The dental hygiene habits you adopt may also be negatively impacting the environment. Here are some top tips to make your dental care more low impact and eco-friendly. 1. Sustainable toothbrushes Traditionally, the majority of toothbrushes have been made of plastic and […]

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