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Make at Home Pumpkin Spiced Latte Recipe

On a cold autumn day there is nothing better than a drinking a warm beverage. Whether you’re a lover of tea, coffee or hot chocolate, it is hard to resist those festive favourites. October is the time for the love it or hate it hot drink, the Pumpkin Spice Latte. So with this in mind for our latest blog post … Continue reading

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Healthy Halloween Treats For Kids

So, Halloween is just round the corner – the time of year that kids love, while parents, carers and teachers think of the inevitable sugar overload that is now part and parcel of the annual holiday. Yes, candy and chocolate can be fine in moderation, but when you see children wandering the streets with carrier bags full of sweet treats … Continue reading

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Poll Finds Confusing Packaging Information Is Preventing Consumers From Recycling

In a UK poll by Serco’s Environmental Services, it has been found that 38% of people believe confusing information on packaging or from local authorities is making it harder for people to recycle. The poll also revealed the knock on effects of this confusion, including costs of around £45million for councils dealing with contaminated waste, and increased Co2 emissions as … Continue reading

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As British as Fish and Chips! Facts & Figures On The Nation’s Favourite Dish

It’s the nation’s favourite dish and here at Packaging Environmental, we’re celebrating all things fish and chips. From the history behind the dish to the surprising nutritional value of your ‘chippy tea’ we’ve scoured the country for all of the facts and figures you need to know.  

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Eco-Friendly Travelling: How To Cut The Environmental Impact From Your Adventure

Travelling is perfect way to add new experiences to your life, broaden your horizons and embrace new cultures, however, as more and more people choose to travel the world they can often overlook the impact their travel will have on the world around them. Eco-friendly travel doesn’t necessarily mean ditching all our creature comforts, roughing it in a tent and … Continue reading

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Celebrate Euro 2016 With These Fine French Cocktails

The European Championships are finally here! Whatever the fate of the Three Lions, the Euros offer the perfect opportunity to kick back and relax and enjoy the summer, which is why thought we’d offer you a little bit of French inspiration for your Euro celebrations and festivities with these simple champagne cocktails. Rosemary Citrus Champagne An sparkling, aromatic rosemary and … Continue reading

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UK Street Food Trends 2016

Sitting down in a nice restaurant for a meal is so overrated these days – why would you want to with so many amazingly delicious street food vendors and pop-up eateries to choose from! In cities all over the UK these heavenly little surprises are pleasing customers who prefer to eat on-the-go, or those who recognise you don’t need a … Continue reading

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The Quick Guide to an Eco Friendly Classroom

It is important to teach children to be environmentally conscious from an early age, so what better place to start than the classroom? Sure, trying to keep dozens of kids under control may be a difficult task to start with, never mind trying to monitor they are being eco-friendly throughout the day, but with just a few simple changes you … Continue reading

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Scrumptious British Food Festivals You Need To Visit This Summer

Up and down the country more and more food festivals are popping up, giving us the perfect opportunity to get out and enjoy ourselves, tasting some of our favourite dishes and trying some new ones along the way. And with so many to choose from, festivals can range from specialist events focussing on one type of ingredient or dish, all … Continue reading

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Between Brew & Me: The UK’s Love For Tea in Facts & Figures

Whether you’re serving them up to customers or sipping on one yourself, cups of tea are part of our everyday life here in the UK. First thing in the morning, first thing at work, break times, lunch times, getting home, before bed…. On our jolly isles every occasion is another excuse for a good old cup of tea. How well do … Continue reading

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