It’s Plastic Free July! So we’ve rounded up our favourite plastic-free products to help you to live a more environmentally-friendly lifestyle…
CASETiFY (£35) bamboo-based, biodegradable phone cases not only protect your phone but also the planet. They can be personalised, plus a tree is planted for every one purchased.
Biovene Barcelona’s Shampoo and Conditioner Bars are packed full of natural essential oils. The brand is campaigning to replace plastic bottles with eco-friendly alternatives, so these bars come in biodegradable, plastic-free packaging.
Parla Toothpaste Tabs clean and whiten your teeth. The tabs and the packaging is all free from plastic, and the tabs are free from palm oil and SLS.
Wanda Natural Bamboo Water Filter + Jar lets you naturally filter your tap water. The bamboo filter is made from 100 per cent compostable bamboo charcoal, which, when used up, can be scattered on your plant pots!
The Eco-Friendly Living Company 12 Natural Bamboo Fibre Reusable Face Pads & Washbag are the perfect zero-waste alternative to disposable makeup wipes – perfect for sensitive skin!
Juni’s Luxury Hydrating Lipsticks are 100 per cent plastic free, vegan and organic. The collection’s unique colours champion neutral undertones which are universally flattering for every age and skin tone.
Lost Sheep Coffee is the first coffee company to launch fully compostable, plastic-free capsules. Subscribe to receive plastic-free coffee each month.
Dr Bronner’s Pure Castille Bar Soaps are made with certified fair trade ingredients and packaged in a 100 per cent biodegradable wrapper.
“This brand has always been at the top of the game for eco credentials, and they’re also very friendly on the purse!” – Katy, Editor.
Spektrum’s Eyewear use a natural, bio-based Grilamid material, made from castor oil. The environmentally friendly frames range from sunglasses to ski goggles and are light, durable and flexible.
Smidge’s 100 per cent Natural Lunch Boxes are made from biodegradable plant materials derived from corn. “They are best used for dry ingredients or sandwiches. I put some rice with oil in it into the box and it leaked out a bit! So although these boxes are good and I like the band that keeps the lid on, they are better for non-greasy foods,” – Katy, Editor.