Are you recycling wrong?

Two boxes of pepperoni pizza

The expression “every day is a school day” often springs to mind when we find out something new, or find out we were wrong about something. Repak in Ireland are currently running a social media campaign with tips and information on how & what to recycle. As we’ve learned some new things we decided to…

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Eco-friendly beauty

Whether you’re a beauty junkie or a make-up minimalist, we bet there are a few eco-friendly beauty tweaks you can make to your routine. We’ve put together some tips to help you reduce your environmental impact without breaking the bank. Reusable Cotton Pads The increased popularity of micellar waters for removing make-up means that people…

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Simple swaps to make when you shop


Everyday life is made up of hundreds of little choices and decisions. Nowhere is this more true than when we go shopping. As we become more and more focused on reducing our environmental impact, making the right choice every time can feel overwhelming. We don’t recommend trying to change all your habits and favourite products…

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Making a difference to the environment at work

We’ve all seen those, ‘Don’t print this email unless you really need to!” footers in emails, but have you ever stopped to think about how you could be more environmentally-friendly at work? You probably spend up to 40 hours per week there, so there are definitely things that you can do to have less impact…

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New year, new environment hacks

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2018 is here and we decided to wrack our brains to come up with 3 new environmental hacks you might not have thought of. Life is full of small changes we can make to lessen our impact on the Earth. Do you already do these? Let us know if you have more suggestions that aren’t…

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Have yourself an environmentally-friendly little Christmas

Christmas gift bag

Christmas can be the most wonderful time of the year but it’s also the most wasteful. Most presents are wrapped and most toys come in elaborate packaging- the mountain of rubbish created is hard to fathom! As with all times of the year, though, each one of us can change our habits to more environmentally-conscious…

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Cut the plastic, save the whales

If you’ve been watching the BBC’s wonderful series The Blue Planet II, you’ve no doubt been shocked to see what plastics in our ocean can do to marine life. In this clip, a female pilot whale clings to her dead calf for days, reluctant to let it go. Chemicals released while plastics break down can…

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5 easy ways to help the environment

Helping the environment can seem like a daunting task at times. It can be hard to know where to start. The good news is that there are lots of little changes you can make that will make a difference. Chances are you are already doing some of these already. If so, give yourself a pat…

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