Zero Waste Blog Posts
Take a look at our collection of zero waste blog posts:
February 8, 2019
If you’re on the hunt for a zero waste mop to add to your cleaning kit…then read on…
Cleaning doesn’t have to involve a bunch of chemicals, plastic and other non-recyclable waste.
Zero waste cleaning is really simple and actually requires very few items.
In fact, most of what you need is probably already stashed away in your ...
January 6, 2019
From very wasteful shaving to zero waste shaving
I’ve roped in a guy to bring you this post on zero waste shaving for guys…
If you’d rather not read my thrilling account of shaving through the years then please feel free to skip to ‘How I finally managed to achieve zero waste shaving’.
Everyone remembers the first time ...
December 14, 2018
Ceramic vs Nonstick pans
Ceramic Pans vs Teflon…which would you choose?!
Have you ever tried to cook an egg in a pan with no non stick coating!?
How did it go!?
I usually leave the resulting mess to ‘soak’ until my husband gives in and sorts it out! 😂
Pretty much all of us own or have owned ...
December 10, 2018
I love a good challenge and a zero waste jar seems to be the done thing amongst ‘zero wasters’ (no idea if that is the technical term…but I like it!)
It’s basically a jar where you store the minuscule amount of waste you’ve produced…kinda like a trophy. So, everyone can see what a freaking awesome eco-warrior ...
December 8, 2018
What zero waste products do you really need to become zero waste?
Does Buying Zero Waste Products Actually Help The Environment?
It seems kind of contradictory to be writing a post about buying more things in order to produce less waste.
There are so many ‘zero waste products’ on the market right now that it’s impossible to work ...
December 7, 2018
Want to know how to become a zero waste tea drinker?
Being British I know that tea drinking is a pretty big deal! Brits consume over 60 billion cups each year (I think about half that figure is my parents!)
I mean who doesn’t love a nice warm mug of their favourite ...
December 5, 2018
To my little boys,
I lay awake tonight as you sleep peacefully next to me. There are so many thoughts running through my mind that I don’t really know how to start putting them into words.
It’s as if the cloak of denial is finally lifting.
We’ve been warned for decades that climate change was a ...
December 4, 2018
Fo be clear, I do not think that we will save the planet by simply buying “eco” products.
I really want to emphasise that point.
It’s important that we make mindful purchases and try to borrow or buy second as a priority.
This post does contain affiliate links to purchase items but buy local if you can.
That said, ...
November 30, 2018
It feels great to do something that helps the environment doesn’t it?
Whether it’s saying no to a single-use straw or walking to the shops, we can at least feel that we’re doing something to help planet earth.
Because, most of us care about the state of our oceans, the destruction of our rainforests and our polluted ...
October 18, 2018
Ideas for a Zero Waste Bathroom
The bathroom. Usually the smallest room in the house but it’s responsible for producing a lot of waste!
Our shampoo bottles and toilet rolls are often overlooked when it comes to recycling too with only 50% ending up in landfill.
Ensuring you recycle in the bathroom can make a big difference,” ...
May 17, 2018
Sunscreen Pollution – We’ve all heard about how plastics are destroying our oceans but what about our sunscreen? Most sunscreens contain chemicals that are harmful to marine life and it doesn’t just enter the water when you go for a swim! Each year around 14,000 tons of sunscreen end up in our oceans!
Besides washing ...