Freecycle.org is a network that promotes waste reduction in an effort to help save the landscape being taken over by landfills by reusing and recycling items.
Remarkable is a UK eco-manufacturing company that make high quality, everyday products from a UK based factory. The company only manufactures recycled products from UK waste, in the UK. The products are economically friendly, as well as being produced from recycled, biodegradable, certified sustainable, organic, natural and Fair-trade materials. Renewable energy products include torches, chargers, calculators […]
Ella’s Kitchen Brigade is a recycling fundraising scheme designed to save used baby food pouches from landfills in the United Kingdom and recycle them into new useful products. TGF are delighted to announce that Ella’s Kitchen Brigade has reached the 500,000 milestone in terms of the number of pouches saved!
Here at TGF we are huge fans of campaigns that strive to take care of our beautiful environment. Thus when we heard about the company, Fashion For Home and their simply wonderful work we had to share the news with all of our readers… Fashion For Home aim to make exclusive designer furniture affordable for everyone […]
It’s great that more and more councils are embracing the need to recycle more of our waste. Every council seems to have a different system, recycle different things and have a different range of collection bins. More and more councils are moving towards using wheelie bins and inevitably they need to be stored outside the […]
Recently we ran an offer where if you made a donation to help save the lambs we would give you a post on TGF. Karan from www.handmedownkid.co.uk did just that. Hand Me Down Kid is a FREE listings website for gently used children’s and babies items where you can sell unlimited pieces for FREE or buy quality […]
The Bottled Wishes exhibition is being held from Wednesday 24 April – Friday 24 May 2013, at Global Action Plan’s offices, near Covent Garden, London. Bottled Wishes was created as part of the Friends of Glass campaign, the consumer engagement initiative run by British Glass, the trade body for the glass manufacturing industry. It will take […]
I am a huge biscuit lover and love nothing more then a piece of shortbread with a cup of tea. Shockingly it has never crossed my mind how many biscuit wrappers I must produce as a result of my love for delicious biscuits.Biscuit wrappers are recyclable, unfortunately despite this very little mixed plastic recycling is […]
Ecover has announced the launch of a world-first in packaging in 2014. This new form will consist of fully sustainable and recyclable plastic incorporating post-consumer recyclables (PCR), Plantastic, which is plastic made from 100% sugarcane and plastic sourced from the sea, along with an influential art project, aimed at attracting the masses.
I’ve always tried to recycle since I can remember. When I was about 10 I distinctly remember watching a BBC News round piece on waste, and they showed overflowing landfills in the US then cut to scenes of people eating in MacDonald’s showing the food that was wasted at the end. Watching that I remembered […]