Cards from environmentally responsible publishers - We have a selection of blank and occasion cards from several publishers who care about the environment. Some use compostable packaging, recycled envelopes, print without using alcohol and on ECF board produced using fibre from sustainable forests. Most of our cards are printed in Britain. We also have a selection of cards made from recycling used cards, we ask our customers to donate old cards and then use them to make new ones.
Resource saving ideas - What better gift than to one that saves the receiver money as well as the environment! We have a range of resource saving ideas such as Hippo Water Savers – pop it in the toilet cistern to save water when you flush, Log makers – make log for the fire from waste paper, twigs, leaves, teabags, Plascan crusher – an easy way to squash cans and plastic bottles so that you can get more into your recycle box.
Recycled products - We stock the “I used to be a…..” stationery including pens and notebooks. We often have hand painted recycled glassware and gifts such as bags, frames, jewellery boxes and jewellery made from recycled items. We are constantly looking for new ideas so do come and see what’s new.
Eco-friendly party banners - Made by us from commercial waste, these colourful banners will brighten up you party - ideal for birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, christenings, leavings or just to cheer your garden up for your family BBQ. Why not make your party eco-friendly.
Eco-friendly garden gifts - Ideal gifts for garden lovers of all ages! For those who grow from seed – why not give them a prize-winning paper potter so they can make seedling pots from old newspapers. Wooden plant tags, wooden dibbers and pot tampers are usual ideas for the natural gardener. Encourage the young members of your family to garden with our children’s garden tool sets. We also sell balls of jute string and raffia as great alternatives to modern strings.
Eco-friendly household - We stock the Ecover range of household cleaning products and can order the large volume refill versions of the products if you require them. We are an Ecover washing up liquid refill station so please bring your empty bottles in to refill. In addition, we can order an extensive range of eco-friendly household products such as nappies, toiletries, toilet paper, tissues, cotton buds, cotton wool etc.