'Your Go-To Guide For Greener Living' Resource Page

 

Resource Links for: Sustainable Sal - Your Go To Guide For Greener Living: Tips and Advice For A More Sustainable and Eco-Conscious Lifestyle (The Eco-Pal).

 

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INTRODUCTION

 

Plasticoceans.org, 2021

 

How Do I Get Started?

 

The Ultimate Plastic Free Project

KITCHEN

Shopping for Food

 

Buy Loose Fruit and Vegetables

Use these to buy your loose fruit and vegetables

 

Milk Deliveries

Milk & More

 

Preparing and Cooking Meals

 

Generic Pointers for Cooking

Silicone pouches

 

Composting

A short beginners guide. (Better Homes and Gardens, 2017)

Bokashi compost bin

 

Storing Food

 

Beeswax wraps

Silicone lids

Reusable sandwich wraps

 

Washing Up Utensils

 

Washing Up Liquid

Washing-up soap bar.

Home made washing up liquid

Multi-Purpose Sheets

 

Washing Up Brushes and Sponges

Tough None Sponge

Eco Coconut Scourers

Eco Coconut Dish Brush

Eco Coconut Bottle Brush

Wooden Pot Brush

Washing Up Loofah

 

Washing Up Gloves

Terracycle

Gloves made from natural rubber

 

Using a Dishwasher

 

Dishwasher Tablets

Smol

Wilkinson's

Dishwasher tablets using a recipe (Kielman, n.d.).

 

 

Cleaning The Kitchen

 

Ocean Saver

Iron & Velvet.

Ocean Saver recycled plastic bottles

Glass ones

 

Laundry

 

Laundry Detergent

 

Laundry Sheets

Soap Nuts

Fabric softener

 

Stain Remover

Natural stain remover

Oxygen Bleach

 

Preventing Micro-Plastics

Micro filter wash bags

Cora Ball

 

Drying Laundry

Dryer eggs

 

Kitchen Roll

Compostable Sponge Kitchen Roll

 

BATHROOM

 

Hair Care

 

Shampoo and Conditioner

 

Shampoo Bars

Conditioner Bars

2 In 1 Shampoo and Conditioner Bars

Liquid Options in Plastic Free Packaging

Powdered Refills

Hair Brushes and Combs

Bamboo Hair Brush

Plant-Based Salon Quality Brushes

Bamboo Comb

Hair Ties and Hair Styling Products

Generic Hair Ties

Organic Scrunchies

Hair wax

Hair clays

DIY (Shannon, 2017)

Olew Curl Cream.

Green Tea Hair Spray his

Argan oil

 

Dry Shampoo

 

KiteNest

 

Cotton Buds

 

Bamboo Cotton Buds

Recycled Paper Cotton Buds

Reusable Cotton Buds

 

Shower Gel and Hand Soap

 

Friendly soap bars

Tea Tree and Turmeric

Shower Blocks

Liquid Soap

Liquid Shower Gel

Beauty Kitchen

 

Bathroom Accessories

 

Soap Dishes

Soap rest

Body Loofahs and Sponges

 

Tabitha Eve Bath Sponge

Body Konjac Sponge

Body  Loofah

 

Bath Products

 

Beauty Kubes

Rowdy Kind

Bath Salts

 

Body Lotions

 

Liquid body lotions

Solid lotion bars

 

Skin Care Products

 

Cleansers

UpCircle Face Cleansing Balm

Friendly Face Cleansing Soap Bar

Lani Blue Mint Cleanser

 

Toners

Flawless Hydrating Toner

UpCircle Face Toner

 

Moisturisers

UpCircle Face Moisturiser

Purity Youth Glow Face Cream

 

Eye Creams

UpCircle Eye Cream

Purity Natural Beauty Radiance Eye Gel

Face Serums

Lani Tropical Super Serum

Lani Tropical Night Serum

Lani Omega Glow Serum

 

Face Scrubs

UpCircle Coffee Scrub

 

Face Masks

Lani Tropical Cacao Detox Mask

UpCircle Face Mask

Step-By-Step Daily Skin Routine

 

Cotton Wool Alternatives

Reusable cotton wool pads

Muslin cloths

Bamboo face cloths

 

Refillable Make-Up Products

Zao

All Earth

 

Other Brands

Mascara cake

Form on their website

 

Razors and Shaving

 

Edwin Jagger DE Safety Razor

Blade bank

 

Shaving Soap

Friendly shaving soap

 

Dental

 

Toothbrushes

Bamboo toothbrush

Barnaby's Brushes

Oral-B

Philips Sonicare

Interdental brushes

 

Dental Floss

Refillable and compostable dental floss

 

Toothpaste Alternatives

Toothpaste Tablets

Georganics

Ben & Anna

Tooth soap

Toothpaste powder

 

Mouthwash

Mouthwash tablets

Georganics

Chewing Gum

Plastic free alternatives

 

Natural Deodorants

Resource Page

 

 

Toilet Paper

 

Who  Gives  A  Crap

Serious Tissues

Uranus Wiper

Naked Sprout

Wet Wipes

 

Plastic free wet wipes

Cheeky Wipes.

 

Cleaning The Bathroom

 

Ocean Saver

 

Toilet Cleaning

Bamboo cloth

Ocean Saver antibacterial cleaner

Wilkinson's

Toilet Cleaning Bombs

 

Menstrual Products

 

Wen Environmenstrual fact sheet

'Put A Cup In It'

Cheeky Wipes.

Yoppie

TOTM

OUT & ABOUT

Food and Drink

 

Reusable Bottles

Glass Bottle

Stainless steel one

 

Reusable Coffee Cups

Insulated coffee cup

Glass coffee cup

Collapsible coffee cup

 

Lunch and Take-aways

Resource Page

Huski Home Rice Husk Lunch

Elephant Box Metal Lunch Box

 

Sun Cream

 

Shade Suncream

Amazinc

 

Plasters and Medicines

 

Patch plasters

PARENTING

 

Nappies and Wet Wipes

 

Nappies

The Nappy Lady

Eco By Naty

Kit & Kin

Mum & You

 

Wet Wipes

Cheeky Wipes

 

Baby Bottles and Dummies

 

Hevea

Kidly

Mam

 

Baby Food

 

Terracycle

 

CLEANING

 

Natural Cleaning Products

 

Wilkinson's

Compostable Packaging (to update link)

Cleaning Products

Compostable Packaging (to update link)

 

Sponges and Cloths

Compostable cleaning sponges

Compostable sponge cloths

Bamboo dish cloth

 

OTHER CHANGES

Ecosia

JUST ONE Tree?

 

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