Why we need to protect our ocean...and why we need to do it now

For World Oceans Day 2020, the focus is on stimulating a global movement in order to generate support from world leaders to protect 30% of the world's ocean by 2030 - the campaign has been aptly named 30x30.  So, what's the relevance of 30%? It's been established that by safeguarding...

Wasted Beauty

Wasted Beauty

Taking care of ourselves isn’t easy, particularly in an appearance-centric world, and our desire to look good also has significant negative consequences on our environment.

 
Did you know 70% of waste in the beauty industry is packaging?  

Unfortunately, the beauty...

Don't buy Flowers this Valentines Day...

Don't buy Flowers this Valentines Day...

Flowers have long been the easiest Valentine Day gift solution, providing endless romantic inspiration. Although, seemingly harmless, flower gifting has a huge environmental impact on our Planet, especially around Valentine's Day.


This Valentines Day, there's is no need to compromise romance for sustainability, we've prepared a...

Christmas...The Most WASTEFUL Time of the Year

 

For most, Christmas is considered the most wonderful time of year – but it is also the most wasteful, causing considerable damage to our planet. 

It’s a time of excessive consumerism (we generate 25 percent more waste than average), spending...

Climate Action for International Day of Peace 2019

Every year on 21 September, International Day of Peace is observed across the world. This is a day devoted to highlighting the importance of peace, amongst people and nations.

The United Nations adopted

What's really in our oceans...

Plastic waste that makes its way into our oceans accumulates in 5 garbage patches around the globe. If left to circulate, this plastic will impact not only our marine ecosystems but also our own health and economies. Solving...

You Are What You Eat...Everything You Need to Know About Microplastics


Did you know you eat thousands of bits of plastic every year?  Abundant in water, air and the food we eat, research proves it’s not good for us but we don’t quite yet know exactly how it’s affecting our...

The Future is in Our Hands


 

World Environment Day is celebrated every year on 5 June.  It’s especially topical this year with the recent release of the UN report revealing that nature is declining globally at rates unprecedented in human history. The report has found...

Love Your Partner AND the Planet this Valentine's Day

 

Annually on February 14th several countries from around the world celebrate Valentine’s Day.  Those in love take this opportunity to reaffirm how they feel about their partner with cards, flowers, chocolates and gifts.  

Valentine's Day is the second most...

Let's Make Black Friday Green

 Have you ever wondered what the relevance of Black Friday is...apart from being a great excuse for retailers worldwide to slash prices?

Black Friday generates billions of dollars in sales for clothing,...