5 Times Single Use Plastics Are Actually Ok

5 Times Single Use Plastics Are Actually Ok

I hate silly single use plastics (SUPs) and if you’re here, I’dm goanna bet that you do too.

However, I do really think there are times when SUPs are actually very much A-OK. Might be a little controversial, so feel free to comment if you disagree with me.

Medical

A few members of my family work in the NHS. There are obscene amounts of SUP in hospitals that aren’t needed such as the packaging that single use scissors come in. Yes, there are single use stainless steel scissors. These are made, packaged in plastic, used for one patient, and thrown away. Gah!

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Eco Dental Routine

Eco Dental Routine

We were recently asked on one of our social media channels to explore the best dental hygiene options currently in the market.

Like most things to do with zero waste, the best option is to avoid it completely – but, hey, lets be realistic –I’m not going to stop brushing my teeth….

If that's your jam, go for it, just don’t come to us with your future dental work bill.

These are the things Anna and I use now or have used in the past. There are a few options for each, so try out the ones that work for you.

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Food preservation for Zero Waste

Food preservation for Zero Waste

Imagine this: you purchased far too many peppers or you grew your own spinach, and it grew FAR better than you anticipated and you’re inundated, time on the food rot clock is ticking! What the heck are you going to do with all this food to ensure it isn’t wasted?

Luckily, it’s easy enough to preserve food for a later date, and you don’t necessarily need fancy equipment to do so.

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