Summer is notorious for enjoying picnics, BBQs and al-fresco dining in the lovely sunshine with friends and family. Summer is also notorious for overflowing public bins, using disposable plastic in abundance and increasing the using convenient options for wrapping, preserving and transporting food, drinks etc.
However, this Summer why not invest in reusable covers to reduce your waste and help the planet at the same time. Urban Green Company is a London-based sustainable homeware brand specialising in ethically crafted, plastic-free household products. Founded by Yas Batchelor in 2019 the company is on a mission to turn the tide on global plastic with beautifully handmade, zero-waste, sustainable alternatives.
Reusable bowl covers (£20) are perfect for covering food for later or just leftovers, avoid single use plastics like cling film. 100% Organic cotton bowl covers are finished with an elasticated hem for easy fitting. They are made to fit bowls with diameters up to 34cm, 22cm and 14cm and can be used in the fridge. They are reusable & washable at 40 degrees. Organic Cotton GOT Certified.
Bees wax & vegan wraps (£8-£14) are an eco-friendly, reusable alternative to cling film. They work by clinging tightly to the edge of a bowl. Perfect for wrapping up snacks, fruit, vegetables cheese, bread, leftover food and sandwiches. They are 100% natural, bio-degradable, reusable and help to keep your food fresher for longer. Please note this product contains pine resin, in case of allergies.