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The trees we have planted together

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The trees we have planted together

Since starting to plant our LayerTree forest, with your help we have captured 161 tonnes of carbon dioxide. To put this into perspective that is the emission of 1 person doing 161 return flights from Paris to New York. These trees really do make a difference!

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Environmentally conscious brands

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Environmentally conscious brands

The coffee lover in this house is Myles and he has recently discovered Grind. They are a London based independent company who only make organic, compostable coffee capsules. They really do put sustainability at the heart of their business. We have yet to visit one of their coffee shops in London but excited for when the time comes!

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Our Sustainable Packaging

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Our Sustainable Packaging

We don't send you any plastic in our packaging.
Our boxes are made using recycled fibres and in themselves are 100% recyclable. Both the standard and 'fragile' packaging tape we use is recyclable so it can be left on the box to make recycling easier. 

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FSC certification and tree traceability

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FSC certification and tree traceability

Whilst one should always look for the FSC certification when purchasing wooden furniture, it has rather become a badge of honour that companies use when it is fare to say that it is now almost impossible to buy timber which isn’t FSC certified! 

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Our guide to LED light bulbs

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Our guide to LED light bulbs

It used to be a straightforward decision - buying light bulbs! We have put together this guide on what it all means, why we have chosen LED bulbs to compliment our handmade lights and a practical guide to buying this type of bulb.

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