Environmental Blog

  • Eco Brick Inspiration

    In this article, I am going to leave you with a few Video examples of the different things being made around the world :) Seal Rescue Ireland is a ...
  • ECO BRICKS! - What are they and how can we use them?

    Here at Smart Mug Co. We have done some research and have discovered ECO-BRICKS. It will only take a little bit of googling to see just how amazing these bricks can be and the changes they are making all over the world. ECO-BRICKS are being used to build houses, schools and water wells in third world countries. They are being used by schools worldwide to create parks and picnic areas. 

  • What Does SmartMugCo. Really Do To Help The Environment?

    SmartMugCo. Is a very small online Eco-Friendly retail company, specialising in sustainable living products such as homeware, beauty products and e...
  • Money-Saving, Eco - Friendly and sustainable laundry products.

    In a world trying to find new and inventive ways to stop the pollution of our Sea and Earth. Smart Mug Co. have hunted down for you some brilliant but simple products that not only help save families £100s a year. They also tackle our single-use plastic issues as well as our micro-fibre pollution problems.
  • What are our Leaders doing to create a sustainable world?

    We are all being told to do this and do that when it comes to changing our lives to be more sustainable and Eco-friendly. Constantly told we need t...
  • Boots UK to replace plastic carrier bags with unbleached paper bags in all stores

    News announced on Monday 24th June 2019, in a statement on Boots Uk Website...     “From today, (Monday 24th June), Boots will become the first na...
  • Paper vs Plastic Bag For Life

    With Morrison’s rolling out their new paper reusable carrier bags I thought it was about time to compare them to the old style plastic bags for life.
  • The Sustainable Way Facebook Group

    💚💚The Sustainable Way is a group Smart mug Co. have set up to support people who are making small and significant changes to the way they live to h...
  • The Konjac Sponge - Natures Best

    The Japanese Konjac Sponge is not only vegan-friendly it is also sustainable and eco - friendly. The Konjac sponge is a 100% natural facial and body cleansing sponge made from vegetable fibres of Konjac (Konnyaku).
  • Ban On Cotton Buds by 2020

    Did You Know? Did you know the UK Government is due to ban Cotton buds in 2020? In the UK we use approximately 1.8 Billion cotton bids per year...
  • Reusable Straws & The Infamous Straw

    Do you Remember? Do you remember the turtle that inadvertently became the face and the start of a huge worldwide anti straws campaign? we do ...
  • Dіѕсоvеr The Harmful Effесtѕ Оf Deforestation Іn Our World

    Glоbаl warming hаѕ ѕеvеrе соnѕеԛuеnсеѕ for thе lіfе of the earth. Thе раѕt few years hаvе wіtnеѕѕеd a rіѕе in thе levels оf thе ѕеаѕ and an іnсrеаѕе in thе overall tеmреrаturе оf thе planet. Onе оf the lеаdіng саuѕеѕ of thіѕ ѕеrіоuѕ thrеаt can be аttrіbutеd tо dеfоrеѕtаtіоn. Humаnkіnd hаѕ bееn cutting trees іndіѕсrіmіnаtеlу fоr hіѕ use.