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For Water Quality Month, let’s take a look at one classic issue many UK households have to contend with — water hardness. When describing our tap water, many of us will be familiar with the terms ‘hard’ and ‘soft’. But what, exactly, do they mean, and why are some water supplies ‘harder’ than others? What...
Did you know that small pieces of plastic — microplastics — have been found contaminating the Arctic’s ice core? The Earth is struggling to cope with the amount of plastic we’re using, and here are the facts and stats to prove it. Cast your eyes over these interesting, alarming and mind-boggling titbits and trivia about...
In recent years, there has been growing environmental awareness in society. Many of us are now committing to household recycling schemes — but make no mistake, we still have a single-use plastic problem in the UK. We all know just how dangerous and devastating plastic pollution is. It’s estimated that eight million tonnes of plastic...
We’re currently undergoing a litter epidemic. How bad is our single-use plastic problem — and what can we do to fight ‘lockdown litter’ in the UK? For many families, the coronavirus pandemic has pressed the pause button on all spring and summer travel plans. That fortnight soaking up the sun in the Canary Islands? Forget...
Plastic Free July – it’s time to Swap the Pop Single use plastic remains a hot topic – we’ve all seen controversial and saddening images of littered beaches and trapped sea life, struggling to exist alongside the tide of plastic used and discarded by humans. Much of this discussion has (rightly) centred on reducing the...
We’re taking the time this Plastic Free July to think about making ‘One Lasting Change’ – encouraging everyone to swap single use plastics such as straws and bottles for more sustainable alternatives (like our TASTE bottle!).  From our own corners of the world, it can be hard to imagine the scale of the plastic tide,...
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