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Reusable Coffee Pod Capsules

Reusable Coffee Pod Capsules

In 2020, more than 50 billion single-use capsules were thrown away, amounting to more than 400 million kilograms of waste!

By replacing all or some of your consumption of coffee pods you will be part of the reuse movement helping the planet. Available for Nespresso Original Machines, Nespresso Vertuo Machines and Dolce Gusto Machines.

What you might not realise is that if there are 2 in your household drinking 4 cups a day of coffee a day then two reusable capsules pay for themselves in less than one month. That equates to a saving of over £900 per year.

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Toilet Cleaner Rated

Toilet Cleaner Rated "Best Buy" By Ethical Consumer Magazine

Domestos, Harpic and Cillit Bang make up the bottom three in Ethical Consumer's review of toilet cleaners. Surprised?

Fill Refill Toilet Cleaner, supplied by Heart & Compass, is a Best Buy. Hooray!

Fill Refill scored highly whilst offering solutions to the issue of single-use plastics, as well as receiving a best rating for animal testing.

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So what’s the difference between ‘bio’ and ‘non-bio’ washing powder …..?

So what’s the difference between ‘bio’ and ‘non-bio’ washing powder …..?

Each time you pick up a box or bottle of laundry detergent you’re probably aware that there are many different brands, sizes and prices of detergent available.  Some come in large boxes, some come in small bottles, some laundry detergents are biological, and some are non-biological, but what is the difference between bio and non-bio?

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It's time to bin your bra!

It's time to bin your bra!

The Against Breast Cancer bra recycling scheme takes your unwanted or unloved bras and through their network of bra banks raises vital funds for pioneering breast cancer research.
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One of Life’s mysteries Baking powder, Baking soda, Sodium bicarbonate aka Bicarbonate of soda………

One of Life’s mysteries Baking powder, Baking soda, Sodium bicarbonate aka Bicarbonate of soda………

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It's one of life's mysteries what is the difference between baking powder, baking soda and sodium bicarbonate aka bicarbonate of soda.  This blog will hopefully help by doing a little bit of demystifying.
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Faith In Nature Haircare | Which Shampoo and Conditioner Should I Use?

Faith In Nature Haircare | Which Shampoo and Conditioner Should I Use?

Mandy has owned several hair salons. What an expert! Mandy shares incredible insights into the right Faith In Nature for your hair type. Great questions were sent in by Lamis, Hannah, Skye and Steve. Skye has now changed how she looks after her hair with the help of Faith In Nature shampoo and conditioner.
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Why should I use FILL All Purpose – is it the same as anti-bac?

Why should I use FILL All Purpose – is it the same as anti-bac?

The two cleaners that I would like to talk about are antimicrobial and antibacterial, so what are they and what is the difference?  What should we be choosing for our cleaning products?

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For Your Moments That Matter | Earth Conscious Deodorant | We Love Your Pits

For Your Moments That Matter | Earth Conscious Deodorant | We Love Your Pits

I can tell you that something smells funny and it is not you or me.
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Plastic-Free Period Chat With Emma Constantine Of Rescued Textiles

Plastic-Free Period Chat With Emma Constantine Of Rescued Textiles

Video - This enlightening discussion recorded between Heart & Compass' very own Helen Noonan and Rescued Textiles' Emma Constantine will answer many of your questions to life with plastic-free periods.

Emma Constantine upcycles beautiful fabrics destined for landfill into comfortable and reusable plastic-free period pads and panty liners.

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Exceptional Period Care. Putting You And The Planet First | Grace & Green

Exceptional Period Care. Putting You And The Planet First | Grace & Green

Grace & Green's premium organic, eco friendly menstrual products are for the modern woman who knows and values her body and her mind.

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My Plastic-Free Period Journey By Emma Constantine of Rescued Textiles

My Plastic-Free Period Journey By Emma Constantine of Rescued Textiles

It’s difficult to pin point the exact moment of when something started isn’t it? However I can tell you some key events that helped me to confidently take further steps along the plastic free period journey. 
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