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The true impact of plastic bags compared to paper and reusable bags

The true impact of plastic bags compared to paper and reusable bags

  • Updated: 18/10/2019
  • PlanetWood
  • Plastic Waste

The most sustainable choice will ultimately be down to you As you probably know, there are many types of bags that can be used instead of those plastic carrier bags that have become a single use...

Natural solid toothpaste is good for you and the environment

Natural solid toothpaste is good for you and the environment

  • Updated: 10/10/2019
  • PlanetWood
  • Dental Care

Plastic Free & Zero Waste A solid toothpaste made from 100% natural ingredients in tablet form is kinder to you & the environment. Toothpaste tablets also come w...

How does plastic actually find its way to our oceans?

How does plastic actually find its way to our oceans?

  • Updated: 02/10/2019
  • PlanetWood
  • Plastic Waste

Plastics that find their way to sea are not just caused by people attending a beach. Yes sadly tourists and local beach goers leave ...

Why switch from liquid shampoo to a shampoo bar?

Why switch from liquid shampoo to a shampoo bar?

  • Updated: 10/03/2019
  • PlanetWood
  • Hair Care

There is a lot of evidence showing that your liquid shampoo can be more harmful to both you and the environment than it is helpful to y...

Ditching the plastic and choosing a Bamboo toothbrush

Ditching the plastic and choosing a Bamboo toothbrush

  • Updated: 08/03/2019
  • PlanetWood
  • Dental Care

Why Bamboo you ask? Well, there’s one simple answer – and it’s an answer we should ALL be acting upon. Our world is full of plastic – 300 million tonnes...

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