Pick ‘n Pay is introducing a ‘plastic’ bag made from starch and cellulose, which is meant to be compostable. I take my reusable bags with me but I’ll have to get one or two of these to try composting them
This can totally work if residents comply. This initiative focuses on separation of trash with residents putting glass, plastic, metals and paper into separate bins instead of being lumped together. The programme kicks off on 1 July 2018. Ready this
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
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
Waste and recycling conscious couple Taryn and Hugh have added a double YOLO Compost Tumbler to their home for their organic and kitchen waste. “Our little recycling station,” Taryn writes. Their bins look so bright and colourful.