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Unwanted Gifts: What To Do With Yours

Buying & selling

Unwanted Gifts: What To Do With Yours

Let's face it, every single year we receive unwanted gifts on Christmas Day that we don't like, need, want, or have any use for. So, hop onto Preloved and start to swap, shop, and sell your unwanted gifts.

2020-12-23 09:04:47By Zoe Allison

Disposable Face Masks: The Environmental Impact

Hints & Tips

Disposable Face Masks: The Environmental Impact

Disposable face masks have become an essential accessory to everyday life. However, there are now growing concerns surrounding their negative environmental impact. Could disposable face masks come to rival the dangers of the dreaded plastic carrier bag?

2020-09-24 16:16:15By Zoe Allison

The Plastic Carrier Bag Charge: 5 Years On

Inspiration

The Plastic Carrier Bag Charge: 5 Years On

On the 5th of October, it will be 5 years since the plastic carrier bag charge was first implemented in the UK. The scheme was introduced to reduce the demand for single-use plastic bags and to increase donations to charitable causes

2020-09-23 17:04:18By Tina

Second Hand September: Everything You Need To Know

Inspiration

Second Hand September: Everything You Need To Know

Second hand September is all about challenging why we choose fast fashion and brand new over second hand and preloved clothing. Second hand does not mean second best and should not be overlooked. If we chose to shop second hand for just 30 days, the positive environmental impact would be huge! 

2020-09-09 12:11:37By Zoe Allison

How To Upcycle A Welsh Dresser

Hints & Tips

How To Upcycle A Welsh Dresser

A welsh dresser is a traditional piece of kitchen furniture that dates back to the 1600s. It was incredibly satisfying to save this piece of furniture from landfill. Upcycling reduces environmental waste, so pick up a bargain on Preloved today.

2020-08-27 12:49:39By Sean Tolram

Community Recycle: Supporting Schools Across The Country

Local & Community

Community Recycle: Supporting Schools Across The Country

Community Recycle has been set up to help schools across the country receive a range of free goods and equipment which otherwise could have been left in storage or even sent to landfill.

2020-08-14 17:01:39By A&S Landscape

Eco-Friendly Beauty Products: Our Favourite Picks

Hints & Tips

Eco-Friendly Beauty Products: Our Favourite Picks

Here are our favourite eco-friendly beauty products that you need to get your hands on if you want a more sustainable beauty routine. 

2020-07-23 14:52:05By Zoe Allison

5 Inventive Ways To Reuse Food Scraps

Hints & Tips

5 Inventive Ways To Reuse Food Scraps

It’s hard not to notice all the food waste that a household can accumulate. Here's some practical ways in which you can reduce this amount by creating inventive new uses for your food scraps.

2020-07-22 11:20:03By Zoe Allison

How To Have A Plastic-Free Picnic: Top Tips From Preloved

Inspiration

How To Have A Plastic-Free Picnic: Top Tips From Preloved

What better way to have some fun in the sun at your local park than to have a sustainable plastic-free picnic! You can enjoy time with your friends whilst being environmentally responsible.

2020-07-15 11:13:47By Zoe Allison

Why Preloved Is Embracing Plastic Free July

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Why Preloved Is Embracing Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July is all about reducing the amount of plastic you send to landfill and promoting environmental responsibility. So are you onboard?

2020-07-07 13:30:42By Zoe Allison