Zero Waste and Plastic Free Blog

Blogs to help you begin your Zero Waste and Plastic Free lifestyles. Based in Glasgow.

Five New Year Plastic Free Habits for 2019.

Five New Year Plastic Free Habits for 2019.

When you sit down and consider whether to cut down the on the beers/join the gym or use your filofax more in 2019 how about considering some plastic reduction? Here's some of the easist examples to consider for your resolutions list. Buy unpa…

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Have yourself a sustainable Christmas!

Have yourself a sustainable Christmas!

I LOVE Christmas! Overindulgence and too much of practically everything. It can be easy to lose sight of the bigger picture and get carried away. We're all aware that Christmas is not a sustainable time of year. What can you do about it thoug…

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Beat clutter, beat consumerism, BORROW!

Beat clutter, beat consumerism, BORROW!

I've been thinking recently about how much Graham and I borrow (and lend). Borrowing and lending is something we do a lot of in our group of friends. We’re all useful for something, bags, books, yoga equipment... Graham and I are well known …

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Oh Canada.

Oh Canada.

Zero waste holiday successes and failures. Our first and possibly worst plastic free fail came pretty quick… PLANE MEALS When we booked our flights in January we didn’t really think about the waste incurred when selecting in flight meals. Opt…

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LOCAL HEROES

LOCAL HEROES

These are the places that are close to our hearts. We live in the East End of Glasgow (Dennistoun) and all these places compete with Lidl, Aldi, Coop, Morrison’s and two GIANT Tescos and Asdas. Support your local independents. Persia Our loca…

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