Blessed Soaps in bamboo boats

Blessed Soaps are handmade from coconut oil and clay. They are sodium lauryl ether sulfate (SLES) and paraben free, biodegradable and hypoallergenic – a treat for your skin! Flavours change frequently but here are the favourites: Organic goats milk & raw honey – smells like ice cream!  Delicious! Lime, pineapple & papaya – summer in…

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Sustainable Festive Season Ideas

There are so many fun and simple sustainable festive season ideas for you. For example, why not pot some indigenous plants or herbs in our 100% compostable plant pots as sustainable christmas gifts or create a living Christmas tree by decorating them with hand made decorations? Or if you have a bit more time you…

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Waste to Art Market in Cape Town

The City of Cape Town is hosting a Waste to Art Market in the Company Gardens which aims to show how one person’s waste can become another’s art. It run’s until 16 December from 09h00 until 18h00 daily, is free, open to the public and a place to stock up on environmentally-friendly festive season shopping.

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South Africa Moves Towards Renewable Energy

Fantastic news for the South African green economy and the environment is that the South African government has recently approved  a $5.4 billion investment in renewable energy projects, which are predicted to be capable of producing 1,400MW of solar and wind generated energy and should be up and running by 2016. Get the full story…

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Food (waste) for thought

You may remember we posted an article around 6 months ago, Food Waste: Beating Bourgeois Etiquette, which raised fundamental questions about our food culture, and the values which make wasting food more socially acceptable than thrifty consumption. The Institute of Waste Management of South Africa ( IWMSA) estimates that between 12 to 14 million people…

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Elhombre Loco join the biodegradable revolution

Delicious fresh tacos and other Mexican treats from Elhombre Loco at the V & A Waterfront keep it sustainable with our 100% renewable and compostable bamboo bowls and bagasse sauce cups. Thanks for joining the revolution Elhombre Loco …Yum Yum! Bamboo Bowls serving Mexican treats    

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New Horizons for Caroline Magola

  Caroline Magola has left us to go find more adventure further afield such as studying in Spain and working in other parts of Africa. As our CT Sales Representative, Caroline took great care with all of her clients, and we know that they and we will miss her very much! Good Luck Caroline. We…

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