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5 Ways To Avoid Using Single-Use Plastic

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Single-use plastics pose a significant threat to the environment, contributing to pollution, habitat destruction, and climate change. Adopting a lifestyle that minimises the use of these plastics is a powerful way to contribute to a healthier planet. While our website gives you alternative ways to recycle certain plastics in your area, there are other ways […]

Here’s What The Recycling Symbols Mean

You’ve probably noticed the recycling symbols on various plastic items. From single use water bottles and butter containers to condiment bottles. But what do they mean? They refer to the type of plastic the item is made from. From there, you can find out if you can recycle the item. Each type of plastic is […]

Global Recycling Day!

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Today is possibly one of our favourite days of the year – Global Recycling Day! A day to really consider our recycling efforts and whether we think we’re doing enough to avoid items going into landfill. Of course, there are other ways you can take part in today, here are out tips: Global Recycling Day […]

The Magic Of Upcycling

Alice, the owner of The Creative Furniture Company, tells us all about upcycling and why she’s passionate about it I have a huge passion for transforming pre loved furniture into bespoke pieces that really reflect your personal style. When I started upcycling 6 years ago, I was completely blown away by how many good quality […]

Embracing Love in February: Extend the Affection to Recycling

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February, the month of love, is a time when affectionate gestures and thoughtful expressions abound. While showering our loved ones with gifts and tokens of appreciation, it’s essential to extend that love beyond our loved ones. This February, let’s consider an unconventional but impactful way to express our care — through recycling. Love for the […]

Our Recycling Guide For Sussex Residents Ready To Make A Difference

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Being a Sussex resident means that you’re already part of a community that values its stunning natural surroundings. If you’re looking to make more of an effort to recycle and contribute to the wellbeing of our local environment, you’re on the right track. Recycling is a small yet impactful action that each of us can […]

Have yourself a sustainable little Christmas…

Way you can be more eco-friendly this Christmas Christmas is a time of joy and celebration, but it’s also a season that generates a significant amount of waste. From gift packaging to decorations, it’s essential to prioritize recycling during the holiday season. With a few simple tips and tricks, you can make a positive impact […]

What happens when you put the wrong things in the recycling bin?

Putting the wrong items in your recycling bin may not seem like a big deal, but it can have consequences.  Recycling is a vital practice that promotes sustainability and waste reduction. However, even with the best intentions, people often make mistakes when it comes to recycling. Tossing the wrong items into the recycling bin can […]

Recycled Halloween crafts!

Halloween is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than by engaging your children in crafting spooktacular decorations using recycled materials? Not only will you unleash their creativity, but you’ll also teach them about the importance of repurposing and reducing waste. Get ready for a frightfully fun time as we explore three […]

Making your business more eco-friendly

As the children head back to school and the business world wakes up from its Summer Slumber, it’s a good time to reflect on your business. You’ve got just enough time to reflect and implement changes ready to make a difference in Q4 of 2023.  In today’s world, businesses have a significant role to play […]