Did somebody say oral?

Simply cleaning your mouth does more damage than you’d think. The act itself isn’t harmful and is actually quite a hygienic daily task, but it is also the reason behind a lot of waste. All your discarded plastic toothbrushes, all the empty mouthwash bottles you forgot to recycle, the dental floss scraps that are tossed…

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Stop Sucking: The Life of Straws

Plastic straws are one of the biggest unnecessary conveniences of today’s society and culture. Along with plastic bags they are used for an average of just 20 minutes before being sent to landfill where they are destined to outlive their user by centuries. The problem with straws is the sheer volume of which they are…

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The basics of zero waste living

In today’s throwaway society, we are constantly bombarded with ways to be more environmentally sustainable. Recycle more, shop second hand, reuse – the list goes on. Sometimes it seems impossible to avoid landfill waste, I mean what do you do when your non recyclable moisturiser tube runs out? Just not buy another one and have…

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