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October 11, 2017

How to recycle mixed plastics in the UK

Ask anyone what the bane of their zero waste lifestyle is and 90% of people will say something to do with plastics. When we started our […]
October 9, 2017
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#LiveMoreWithLess month – 9 days in

How is your #LiveMoreWithLess month going? I admit it was tougher than I thought for the first week. I found myself going to buy something and […]
October 2, 2017
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#LiveMoreWithLess month – beg, borrow, barter or swap!

I’d heard about Buy Nothing Day which takes place every November and how some people extend it for the full month. I was aware of ‘The […]
September 30, 2017
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It’s #LiveMoreWithLess month!

October is live more with less month. You didn’t know about it?
September 13, 2017
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Thieves oil recipe – the perfect home made zero waste antibacterial household cleaner!

I shared a photo of my homemade multi purpose cleaner (Thieves blend) on Instagram during Zero Waste Week and a few people asked for my recipe. […]
September 4, 2017
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Discounts & competitions for Zero Waste Week 2017

During Zero Waste Week, you can enjoy discounts on items that help you reduce waste and be in with a chance of winning fantastic prizes. EDIT […]
September 4, 2017
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Is Zero Waste air travel possible?

I get a lot of queries about zero waste travel. People want to know if it’s possible to travel by air, without generating any landfill waste. […]
September 4, 2017
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WIN a £50 voucher for #vegan #upcycled accessories!

I’ll admit it. When I heard about a woman who made accessories from tyres heading for landfill I was sceptical.
September 7, 2017
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Zero Waste Week with children

Nicola contacted me. She wrote “I’m taking part in zero waste week as I’m starting to home ed my 5 year old daughter and this will […]
August 29, 2017

Free resource – take a waste audit!

With less than a week to go before the tenth annual Zero Waste Week campaign, I’ve been encouraging participants to take a waste audit. There are […]