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Insulated Coffee Cups

Plastic pollution is still at the forefront of our minds here at Hydratem8. Whilst the government and other organisations are putting full effort into cutting down on plastic waste, there is still much to do and any legislation seems to take an age to put into place. Getting rid of…
HydrateM8
08/10/2018
Environment

How much plastic do you have in your fridge?

Taking a guess at a weekly shop, you probably have yoghurts, cream (for Sunday dessert!), maybe some cottage cheese or coleslaw. When you think about how many food items come in plastic pots these days, you could have quite a number of them at any one time. Probably in your…
HydrateM8
10/09/2018
Environment

Get involved in Plastic Free July

The world is becoming more and more aware of the dangers of plastic pollution, but the issue still exists. HydrateM8’s reusable bottles are helping, though. Will you pick one up for Plastic Free July? It’s not secret that we’re not fans of single-use plastic bottles here at HydrateM8. The pollution…
HydrateM8
16/07/2018
Environment

Help make plastic pollution a thing of the past

Is single use plastic pollution here to stay – we hope not. Single-use plastic containers and other items such as plastic cutlery, supermarket shrink wrap and many other items, continue to threaten our planet. Any item manufactured of plastic that is tossed away anywhere on our land or in our…
HydrateM8
28/03/2018
Environment

Refill and Reuse – the plastic revolution

Plastic pollution is a huge problem, with water bottles that are tossed away after a single use contributing heavily to this. Free water refill points are now being introduced around the country to combat this waste – what does this entail, and how can we cut down even more on…
HydrateM8
25/01/2018
Environment

The Latte Levy – how long will it take to put in place?

Somewhere across the course of human evolution, we have entered the age of convenience. Regardless of our material economic status, more and more of us are time-poor, ensuring that retailers and consumers rely heavily on disposable packaging to ensure a quick and easy turnaround. This may be useful to a…
HydrateM8
09/01/2018