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Plastic Free July - Swap Rubbish for Ocean Friendly

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Plastic Free July - Swap Rubbish for Ocean Friendly

By Hannah Beasley There is already a huge amount of plastic rubbish floating in the sea, causing a great deal of damage. We can't change what's happened in the past, but we can change our actions for the future. In Plastic Free July, which items are you going to swap for a reusable or biodegradable alternative?              The ocean covers 72 % of the planet and is home to 97% of life on Earth. It drives and moderates our climate and weather and is ultimately the source of the water we drink. But every year we are...

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Eco-Friendly Glitter

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Eco-Friendly Glitter

Did you see this article today on glitter? Well, glitter is pretty but it really does get into things - once a kid has put glitter on their hair it's REALLY hard to get it out. And they are right, it's pretty bad for the environment. So how do you get sparkliness without it? The article talks about biodegradable glitter, but did you know you can make 'glitter' with salt? Obviously it's not as shiny as plastic/aluminium/chemical glitter, but baking the salt does make it shiny and it won't end up in the sea as micro-plastics. Here's the recipe... Making...

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DON’T BE A SUCKER! MAKE A CHANGE.

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DON’T BE A SUCKER! MAKE A CHANGE.

By Hannah Beasley. We know there is a problem with waste. We know we should change. But we lead busy lives, we don’t know where to start, we feel so small. And so, we don’t do anything. Does this sound familiar? Don’t worry you are not alone and making a positive and meaningful change is just a click away. The international movement focused on reducing the use of single use plastic straws is gathering steam and we're pleased to have our own dedicated campaign. “Plastic Straws are For Suckers” – is a movement to get the country to give up the...

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Welcome!

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Welcome to our updated website!  You can now create an account, shop for more products online, and we have faster shipping too.

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