Materials & Production

Materials & Production

Cornstarch straws

Now that single-use plastic straws have been banned in the UK, many businesses have turned to cornstarch straws instead. In this article, we take you through the positives and negatives of using cornstarch straws for the environment and provide some alternatives.

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Materials & Production

Can you recycle packaging materials?

One of the ways of how to be a more eco-friendly business is by increasing the life-cycle of packaging materials used in the operation.

In this article, we’ll go deeper. Not only this is a guide on how to recycle your product packaging but also on how to differentiate which packaging material is recyclable and what are the recyclable packaging alternatives.

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Materials & Production

Second-Hand Bar Furniture

We break down the economic and environmental benefits of buying second-hand furniture for a hospitality business, and list the vendors where you can buy it from.

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Materials & Production

Alternatives to Plastic Tape / Sellotape

Sellotape or sticky tape is not an eco-friendly choice for sealing. It contains polypropylene (plastic) and cannot be recycled. We find some great conscious alternatives such as paper tape, water-activated tape, 100% plant-based tape and sellotape zero plastic, and where to buy them.

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