Responsible consumption

IS IT POSSIBLE TO AVOID PLASTIC WHEN YOU LIVE IN A SMALL TOWN? THIS FAMILY OF 5 SHOWS US HOW IT’S DONE

This post is part of a new blog series called “Real plastic-free homes”, in which we show you how normal people, like you and us, reduce their plastic use. We do so, by sharing their achievements, showing the effort they put in and what they learn along the way, whilst not passing judgement but instead […]

TEN ECO-FRIENDLY BASIC ESSENTIALS THAT ARE CHEAPER AND MORE EFFECTIVE THAN THEIR REGULAR COUNTERPARTS

If there is one thing we can all agree on these days, it’s that this virus has caught us all by surprise.

The lock downs, the collapse of hospitals, the loss of human life… No one imagined this a month ago and it still looks like we have a long way to go to get to […]

HOW TO LIVE THROUGH THIS LOCK DOWN PLASTIC-FREE

We are writing this post from home, still shocked by the situation.

We know that you are feeling the same way and first of all we want to try and lift your spirits sending you some good energy. We will overcome this crisis, just like we will the climate crisis, we will achieve it together. We […]

THIS IS HOW THIS FAMILY (AND THEIR DOG) REDUCES THE PLASTIC IN THEIR LIVES

This post is part of a new blog series called “ Real plastic-free homes”, in which we show you how normal people, like you and me, reduce their use of plastic. We do this, by showing you their achievements, their failures, their effort and their learnings, without judgement but with a will to learn.

Meet Igone, […]

THIS JANUARY, YOUR PURCHASE WILL PROTECT MARINE BIODIVERSITY

If you have been following us for a while, you will remember…

This time last year, we decided not to take part in the sales in order to donate part of our profit for January to the Surfrider Foundation.

The truth is, that we didn’t know what we would be able to achieve, but together we were […]

IS IT MORE ECO-FRIENDLY TO SHOP ONLINE THAN IN THE PHYSICAL HIGHT STREET STORES? WE ARE HERE TO CLEAR UP YOUR DOUBTS

Christmas season is now in full swing and therefore it is also that time of year when we consume the most.

Although we know you make a big effort to buy responsibly, we also believe that the lack of information sometimes makes you doubt yourself: Is it better to buy something that is eco-friendly but imported […]

THIS BLACK FRIDAY WE ARE CLOSING DUE TO THE FAILURE OF THE CONSUMERISM

“ Error message. Failure due to consumerist culture.”
We believe that this is the message that should be appearing in every shopping centre on Black Friday.

Therefore, this is what will be on our website on that day.

But before you ask us why, we would like to explain the reasons behind this decision and show you what […]

IDENTIFYING THE PLASTIC YOU EAT (AND HOW TO AVOID IT)

“How was the PET you ate for breakfast?”, “I would add a little polyethylene to this recipe”, “ This restaurant is famous for its Styrofoam, it’s to die for!”

Can you imagine how you life would be if you ate plastic?

It doesn’t sound very appetising, right? Well, you’re not going to like us telling you this, […]