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What are some everyday products that stop plastic pollution?

Eco-friendly products are not hard to find today, they are really an easy switch that makes a difference. The easiest step to start is finding products that contain plastic (this will be the majority of your products), products like toothbrushes, hair bands or toilet paper with plastic packaging. By making this switch to plastic-free products, you reduce the amount of single use plastics that you consume!

What are the benefits of no plastic?

The amount of pollution will be reduced due to the reduction of raw materials used, as well as the amount of waste created and then sent to landfill. Microplastic pollution will decrease, sadly you can now find microplastics all the way from the deepest parts of the oceans to the summit of Mount Everest. Lastly, the amount of carbon dioxide emitted into the atmosphere will reduce, as the majority if plastic is produced using non-renewable fossil fuels. Switching to products like our phone cases will reduce the amount of petroleum-based plastics.

How can I make my bathroom more sustainable?

Making small changes to your daily habits can really make a difference, so why not focus on one room at a time. The first tip is to reduce your shower time, reducing your water and energy consumption. Whilst you are waiting for your bath or shower to warm up, you can collect the cold water and use it for something else, like cleaning your dishes or watering your plants.

Switch to bamboo products like our sustainable electric toothbrush head or our normal bamboo toothbrush. You can pick your colour and choose to engrave your initials on your toothbrush, adding a personal touch to your bathroom. To add to your dental care, you can opt for our plastic-free dental floss, made from 100% corn. Reduce your water consumption by switching to our bamboo toilet paper! Worldwide we flush away 30,000 trees a day as toilet paper, think about the trees and choose sustainably harvested bamboo. Easy steps like this can really make a difference, as well as making your bathroom stylish!

What is the importance of personal care products?

Personal care products are essential for your personal hygiene, preventing you from catching and spreading germs. Creating a healthy and clean body! Ensuring you brush your teeth well, as well as flossing will ensure you will feel fresh. Although maintaining your personal care routine, using plastic products will sadly damage our earth. So making the switch will ensure you can stay fresh and you can put a smile on the planet.

Are hair bands or hair accessories bad for the environment?

There are hundreds of millions of people around the world who use hair bands and hair ties, and the majority of them are not biodegradable and harmful to the environment. On top of that, they are easily lost items and a majority of them are sent to landfill or dropped in the ocean. Therefore, to reduce your impact you can opt for our hair ties and scrunchies. All our hair accessories are made from 100% recycled cotton and natural rubber. They are packaged in a 100% biodegradable corn starch bag with climate compensated shipping.

Are hair ties recyclable?

Almost all hair ties and hair bands have plastic in them. This could be in the packaging or in the product itself. They usually are made from a mixture of synthetic materials and therefore cannot be recycled. Opting for products like ours means you are buying plastic-free products (including our packaging). You can recycle our hair bands in textile recycling and packaging in your compost! Make the better choice and choose our durable, sustainable hair accessories.