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Plastic is a big part of our lives. It makes up the soles of the shoes that we walk in every day and the containers that hold our food and drink as we travel. Plastic is used to keep items sterilised in hospitals and kitchen settings. We use plastic in so many different ways every single day that the drive to ditch plastic may be a little confusing. Can we as a society live plastic-free? Understanding Plastic The word plastic is derived from the Greek verb plassein, which means “to mould or shape”. Plastic was a groundbreaking piece of technology...

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The new decade has finally arrived! As each year comes and goes, it’s common for us to put aside some time to reflect on the things we’ve done, the things that we haven’t, and what we truly want to do in the future. Here at Naked Pinecone, we’ve decided to put our heads together and come up with some 2020 goals; things that really resonate with who we are and who we want to become.  We’re going to start by diving into 4 of our goals as a business and follow that with 4 of our personal goals. Let us...

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas... It’s getting cold now, and the gorgeous glowing lights have started to pop up all over town. There are spectacular markets all around with amazing food and mulled wine too! This time of year is utterly magical. When I think of Christmas I imagine all of these things - but, the most important thing that comes to mind is Christmas dinner. That’s why we wanted to put together this handy guide for a tasty zero waste Christmas dinner!  Getting Prepared: A family dinner at Christmas time is arguably the most important part...

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Reducing your waste is a process that can’t happen overnight. Making changes, or swapping things out for an alternative is what this is all about. That’s why our team have put our heads together to create a simple guide of easy zero waste swaps that you can start making today.  

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bathroom, Eco-friendly, Gifts, Sustainable -

It’s that time of year again. The time we get together with our loved ones and celebrate. A time to share feelings, memories and of course, gifts. These presents are our way of showing people that we care.

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