Pre-consumer waste is waste coming from industrial processes such as plastic components, industrial waste and fabric scraps.
Have you tested out Shampoo Bars? Ditch the usual single-use plastic bottles and go for a more eco-friendly haircare alternative with a natural shampoo or conditioner bar Just like any other soap, these bars are easy to use and typically come in recyclable packaging. Their compact size and lightness helps to reduce the carbon footprint […]
Sustainability and circular economy are top of mind for manufacturers and consumers but what does that mean for material scientists, engineers, and designers? How might we best address these issues? Wednesday, February 24th / 11am EST, join Material ConneXion, Dr. Andrew Dent, and Giulio Bonazzi for an insightful conversation on material topics. The webinar is […]
Author: Elizabeth Bennett Circular has become a big buzzword in the world of sustainability and rightly so. Brands that choose to operate with circular principles prioritise the continued use of resources and within this closed loop system waste is greatly reduced. Subsequently, it’s a win-win for the planet and its people. Circular-based businesses have been […]
1 Billion toothbrushes are thrown away every year in America according to Foreo. That’s a huge amount of plastic waste being generated, with each item taking years to breakdown in landfill. Our advice? Make the switch to bamboo instead! Bamboo toothbrushes are much kinder on the planet. Each brand will share guidance on […]
Author: Rose Ellis Carbon offsetting is being heralded by some as the saviour of our times and it’s easy to see why. But airlines and oil companies, for example, have inevitably jumped on the offsetting boat and it can seem all a bit hypocritical – some of the world’s biggest carbon culprits also being the […]
Today, stop using plastic-wrapped or aerosol deodorants. Switch them to refillable, natural alternatives. With fewer chemicals and less disposable packaging, it’s a gentler choice for both your body and the planet. „by Hhumankind“ and „Wild“ offer refillables in a range of scents, so you can pick and choose from your favourites time and time again […]