Although the boxes that our YOLO Compost Tumblers arrive in are totally compostable (torn up into small pieces is best), we recommend upcycling the box first before recycling it.
Small companies can make a big difference to their social and environmental impact both through their products and conscious efforts to reduce, reuse and recycle waste. In little over six months, YOLO Colours is already making a measurable difference with
Those of us fortunate enough to be enjoying these wonderful rains need to pay a little more attention to the contents of your YOLO.
We received our new double-walled boxes for our large YOLO Compost Tumblers last week. They’re very strong and, well, large! These boxes are returnable, which really means that we would like them back so that we can reuse each box
Lisa de Speville, Director of YOLO Colours, was recently asked to determine the social impact of the YOLO Compost Tumblers. As she had no idea how to measure this, she turned to Google. One of the dozen articles that she looked through
Biodegradable plastic shopping bags are not all they’re touted to be… That a bag is ‘biodegradable’ does not make it ok for it to be discarded as litter or in landfill. These bags need oxygen and sunlight to degrade the
Oh, I Like! This post on Realfarmacy includes a step-by-step tutorial on building your on greenhouse using plastic bottles as well as a bunch of photos of plastic-bottle greenhouses that others have constructed. Great for home and exceptional as team
Chris Wilcock recently moved and he has been hard at work establishing a new vegetable garden. When Lisa bumped into him this past weekend, he remarked on how much better the bed with YOLO compost is doing than the bed into
A urinal that composts urine… Composting urinals in this article on The Guardian website. “Eco-friendly urinals have been set up at the busy Gare de Lyon in Paris to combat unpleasant odours caused by street urination. The Uritrottoir has a slot
You love the brown-green combo but your partner loves the green-orange YOLO Compost Tumbler colourway. Curious as to what other people have chosen?