JOCO Cups: Glass reusable coffee cups that are durable and lightweight

Before you head out of the front door to pick up your favourite hot drink, don’t forget your JOCO Cup, a glass reusable coffee cup that’s durable and lightweight. JOCO Cups are made from high quality, non-porous, borosilicate glass. They are lightweight and resistant to extreme changes in temperature, and are microwave and dishwasher safe. JOCO Cups come in barista-friendly sizes – 8oz, 12oz and 16 … Continue reading JOCO Cups: Glass reusable coffee cups that are durable and lightweight

Gentlewasher: A sustainable and timesaving washing device

Gentlewasher, a washing machine that runs without electricity, has become a household reality. Heralded as the most sustainable washing device in the world, Gentlewasher is a portable device, at just 24 lbs (11 kg), suited for medium and small loads of delicate clothes. Gentlewasher, developed by startup Monono, has been designed to make washing fast, easy, sustainable and hassle-free. The hand-operated washing machine takes just five minutes for a 6 … Continue reading Gentlewasher: A sustainable and timesaving washing device

Ooho: Edible water bottle set to make plastic water bottles history

Ooho, the edible water bottle, is aiming to make plastic water bottles a thing of the past. Ooho is a spherical packaging made of seaweed – entirely natural and biodegradable. The idea is you pop the whole globule into the mouth, for a quick burst of refreshment. Inspired by the way nature retains liquid, each individual edible Ooho globule holds two to five centilitres of … Continue reading Ooho: Edible water bottle set to make plastic water bottles history

Agreena 3-in-1 wrap: A green alternative to cling film, aluminium foil and baking paper

Want an eco-friendly alternative in the kitchen to cling film, aluminium foil and baking paper? Agreena 3-in-1 Wrap is a reusable, eco film, made from 100% food grade silicone, that wraps, seals and bakes. The stretchy and strong eco-friendly film can be used as a non-toxic, reusable wrap for covering sandwiches, in baking goods up to a temperature of 220°C (428°F), and as an airtight seal … Continue reading Agreena 3-in-1 wrap: A green alternative to cling film, aluminium foil and baking paper

MOO turns T-shirt scraps into recycled cotton paper business cards

T-shirt offcuts are being given a new lease of life as business cards. Business card designers, MOO, in collaboration with Mohawk Fine Papers, have collected recycled T-shirt scraps and applied old manufacturing techniques of shredding and pulping cotton scraps then rolling them out to make paper. What you get is a durable, textured, bright white paper. Prior to wood paper’s rise in popularity, cotton was used … Continue reading MOO turns T-shirt scraps into recycled cotton paper business cards

Seven Year Pens go with the flow and reduce waste

Seven Year Pens are to writing what energy saver lightbulbs are to lighting in your household, workplace or school. Ashville-based Seltzer have teamed up with a Swiss pen maker to create the Seven Year Pens. The Seven Year Pens reduces waste by increasing the size of the ink supply inside the pen. The jumbo ink cartridge fills more of the barrel’s circumference, enabling the writer to … Continue reading Seven Year Pens go with the flow and reduce waste

Ecoffee Cup: Ditch single-use cup for environmentally friendly reusable cup

If there’s one simple sustainable statement you make daily, ditch that environmentally unfriendly cup that your joe comes in and swap it for an Ecoffee Cup instead. Ecoffee Cup is a reusable takeaway cup made from bamboo fibre, which feels like thick yet lightweight cardboard. This BPA and phthalate-free cup also features a lid and sleeve made from food-grade silicone, which is designed especially for hot liquids. Over … Continue reading Ecoffee Cup: Ditch single-use cup for environmentally friendly reusable cup