Hints & Tips

How vegan is your home, really? Common household products you didn’t know contained animal derivatives

12th January 2021

How vegan is your home, really? Common household products you didn’t know contained animal derivatives

  Since 2014, over one million people have signed up to take part in Veganuary, challenging themselves to stick to a plant-based diet for 31 days. Concern for the environment influenced product purchases for 45% of consumers in 2018, and brands are being challenged to look for more ethical and responsible sourcing of ingredients, as well as to […]

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Have yourself an eco-friendly Christmas

8th December 2020

Have yourself an eco-friendly Christmas

It’s official, Christmas 2020 has arrived! Decorations are up in homes, Instagram feeds are full of Gingerbread Lattes, and weekends are spent online Christmas shopping for loved ones. But, with the influx of parcels set to be delivered over the festive season comes the inevitable increase of waste sent to landfill – from Amazon boxes […]

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How to have a sustainable Cyber Weekend

20th November 2020

How to have a sustainable Cyber Weekend

It is estimated that Brits will spend over six million pounds this Cyber Weekend (27th – 30th November), with consumers splashing the cash on everything from new televisions and gaming devices to the latest fashion trends and beauty products. However, whilst the nation is busy bagging a bargain, the devastating impact that Cyber Weekend is […]

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Are all household sanitising products the same?

21st May 2020

Are all household sanitising products the same?

There are lots of cleaning products available that have very similar sounding names. We’re often asked: if names are similar, don’t they do the same thing? It can certainly be confusing when trying to decide which product will work best for your cleaning. And of course, you can use your products however works best for […]

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Keeping your allergies at bay during COVID-19: Allergy Awareness Week 2020

23rd April 2020

Keeping your allergies at bay during COVID-19: Allergy Awareness Week 2020

There are approximately 21 million allergy sufferers in the UK. Whether you suffer from sensitive skin or manage a severe food allergy, living with allergies can be challenging. This week (20th – 26th April) marks Allergy Awareness Week, an initiative started by the charity Allergy UK. The new government and NHS rules around reducing the […]

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Eco activities to do at home this Easter

8th April 2020

Eco activities to do at home this Easter

Discover our top tips to keep busy and eco this Easter!

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Ways to recycle with Bio-D

20th March 2020

Ways to recycle with Bio-D

Did you know that each year recyclables save over 700 million tonnes in CO2 emissions? * It’s clear that recycling plays a huge part in protecting our natural resources and securing the future of our planet, which is why here at Bio-D we do everything we can to make sure our customers can recycle as […]

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Guest blog: 6 simple sustainable swaps for your bathroom with Natracare

26th February 2020

Guest blog: 6 simple sustainable swaps for your bathroom with Natracare

We believe that sustainability should apply to all aspects of our life, which is why we’ve teamed up with plastic-free period company Natracare to talk about simple swaps we can make in our bathrooms!   When becoming more sustainable feels like a task that’s just too big, going room by room or splitting up your […]

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Can fast fashion be sustainable?

11th February 2020

Can fast fashion be sustainable?

How do you feel about fast fashion? By definition, fast fashion is ‘the reproduction of highly fashionable clothes at high speed and low cost’ and is something we’re encouraged to avoid if we want to do our bit for the planet. But for some, investing in sustainably sourced fashion can be expensive, even if it […]

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Beat the January blues with Bio-D

31st January 2020

Beat the January blues with Bio-D

We’re now well into the new year, and across the nation people are feeling those post-Christmas blues. And with the cold winter nights keeping us inside on an evening, we all need a little boost. To help lighten your mood and keep you feeling your best, we’ve put together some helpful tips on how to […]

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