Full Circle: Putting walnut shell power in to house cleaning products

Are you looking for a more eco-friendly alternative to clean your pots and pans with? Walnut shells work as a natural abrasive to scrub surfaces without scratching, and so Full Circle have created a line of products made from the material that will assist with your everyday cleaning. The Full Circle walnut shell range, which includes a scour pad and scrubber sponge, although not entirely … Continue reading Full Circle: Putting walnut shell power in to house cleaning products

Growbar: Ready-to-grow seed collection encouraging gift receivers to grow their own food

Looking for some eco-friendly stocking fillers to encourage family members or friends to learn to grow their own produce and be self-sufficient? Growbars will do just that. Growbars are easy to grow, seed collections, nestled in fertile coir bars – a sustainable alternative to peat that’s made with coconut fibres – carefully created and packaged by a South London-based team. The collection of Growbars includes … Continue reading Growbar: Ready-to-grow seed collection encouraging gift receivers to grow their own food

French company develops hemp face masks as an alternative to single-use plastic face masks

French company Geochanvre have created a face mask made primarily from hemp, in an attempt to reduce plastic waste during the coronavirus pandemic from single-use protective gear that is polluting the oceans. In what has been touted by the French industrial company as “the first ecological and ethical consumer mask”, the biocompostable mask is composed of a 100% vegetable filtering felt in natural French hemp … Continue reading French company develops hemp face masks as an alternative to single-use plastic face masks

The Recycled Candle Company: Keeping scrap candle wax out of landfill and creating new candles with new shape, form and scent

If you are looking for a gift to give an environmentally-conscious candle lover this holiday season, check out The Recycled Candle Company. Putting leftover candle wax to good use, The Recycled Candle Company collect scrap candle wax, take it away to be recycled and given new life. The Exeter-based company works closely with businesses such as hotels, restaurants and churches in Devon and London, as … Continue reading The Recycled Candle Company: Keeping scrap candle wax out of landfill and creating new candles with new shape, form and scent

Amazon launches Climate Pledge Friendly platform to help customers shop for sustainable products

Amazon has launched a new shopping platform, Climate Pledge Friendly, to help make it easy for customers to discover and shop for more sustainable products. Customers will now see the Climate Pledge Friendly badge on more than 40,000 products in Europe to signify that the products have one or more of 19 different sustainability certifications that help preserve the natural world, such as reducing the … Continue reading Amazon launches Climate Pledge Friendly platform to help customers shop for sustainable products

Wisdom Supply Co.: Planet-friendly stationery that’s waste-less and plastic-less

Wisdom Supply Co. are ensuring that your home office and your kids’ class needs are taken care of whilst caring for the planet thanks to their waste-less and plastic-less stationery. The Wisdom Supply Co. range of stationery includes cardboard ring binders, refillable dry erase markers, wax peel highlighters, cardboard pencil boxes, wooden rulers, stainless steel refillable pens and metal pen refills. The San Francisco-based brand … Continue reading Wisdom Supply Co.: Planet-friendly stationery that’s waste-less and plastic-less

Fang Thai Factory develop biodegradable take-away food packaging made of rice straw waste

Take-away food packaging made of rice straw, which can replace plastic food packaging, is being pioneered by Thailand company, Fang Thai Factory Fang Thai Factory, located in Lampang Province in Thailand has developed the technology to produce paper from the rice straw, a residue of the rice crop. The company provides one of the most environment-friendly options of packaging products in the market. Its paper … Continue reading Fang Thai Factory develop biodegradable take-away food packaging made of rice straw waste

PoEthic: Biodegradable plant pot offers a circular solution

PoEthic is a new plant pot made from from organic waste that breaks down into compost once planted in to soil, thereby closing the circular economy loop. The PoEthic® pot, created by the France-based startup Bioplasmar and SEDE, is made of bio-sourced and biodegradable materials from local resources. Intended for use in market gardening, horticulture and parks and gardens, the PoEthic pot is made from … Continue reading PoEthic: Biodegradable plant pot offers a circular solution

SMĪLE: Minimalist modular shelf made from 4,276 recycled chopsticks

Green startup ChopValue has launched a “climate positive” modular shelving system made of 4,276 recycled chopsticks. Known as SMĪLE, the eco-friendly shelving unit is made from recycled chopsticks and construction steel, urban harvested from restaurants and construction sites. With its minimalist and space-saving design, the timeless shelving system would suit any interiors. The raw material, used in manufacturing the SMĪLE unit and other products from ChopValue’s range, is … Continue reading SMĪLE: Minimalist modular shelf made from 4,276 recycled chopsticks

CleanO2: Canadian startup creates “world’s first carbon capture soap”

Canadian startup CleanO2, which created a device able to take CO2 from industrial furnaces and boilers and produce potash, has developed the “world’s first carbon capture soap”. CleanO2’s range of environmentally-friendly “carbon capture soaps” include body bars, liquid soaps, laundry detergent and car wash soap. The biodegradable soaps are available to purchase from the CleanO2 Using a device called CARBiNX, CleanO2 developed the technology to … Continue reading CleanO2: Canadian startup creates “world’s first carbon capture soap”