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Down2Earth Materials wins a REPAK Award

  Down2Earth Materials is recognised by REPAK for their hard work Friday the 17th October 2014 was a proud one for the Down2Earth Crew. Not only were we invited to give a presentation of our company at this year’s REPAK Recycling Awards, but we also came away with a ‘Sustainable Packaging‘ award!! We were thrilled, […]

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DOWN2EARTH NOMINATED FOR A REPAC AWARD 2014

  We are delighted to announce that we have been nominated for Repak’s ‘Sustainable Packaging Design’ Award for 2014! Down2Earth Materials has always been a small company with big plans. Since our establishment in 2009 our mission has remained the same: To become the most trusted suppliers of compostable packaging and products for the foodservice industry in […]

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GILLS IS SETTING A COMPOSTABLE TREND

We are thrilled to hear that one of our compostable customers, Gills Traditional Fish and Chips of Cobh Co. Cork, is starting to set a trend! Keith Sparrow, owner of Gills Fish and Chips recently took the initiative in installing an on-site composting machine. It is an insulated tumbler composter, which was funded by Cobh Tidy Towns, and since […]

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DISCARDED PLASTICS ARE CAUSING NEEDLESS DEATHS

ANOTHER DOLPHIN DIES NEEDLESSLY I’m writing a more sombre blog today due to the sad news of a Short Beak Common Dolphin dying in Cork due to a 6-pack plastic ring holder being wrapped around its beak. The dolphin, being rendered unable to eat, suffered a cruel, distressing and unnecessary death by any standards. The dolphin, with it’s jaws essentially […]

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WE’RE PUTTING BRANDS IN PEOPLE’S HANDS

COMPLETELY COMPOSTABLE CHARISMA It is great to see more and more cafés, restaurants and events using our custom printed compostable hot cups. They are not only educating people on the benefits of compostable foodservice packaging, but they are bringing colour, originality and a sense of fun to the takeaway coffee world! It can be difficult […]

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The Rocketman – From Market to Main Street

Going from Strength to Super-Strength One of them most satisfying elements of being part of Down2Earth Materials is witnessing our customers’ businesses evolve from an idea into a startup, into a fully fledged enterprise. It’s what we always endeavour to do – help people turn a food dream into a business. (And you thought we were just a packaging company – shame […]

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DOWN2EARTH MATERIALS – PROUD SPONSORS OF THIS YEAR’S SPECIAL OLYMPICS

Down2Earth Materials are delighted to be able to sponsor The Special Olympics Ireland Games taking place in Limerick from the 12th to 15th June of this year. 1,500 athletes from the 4 corners have been training for this  event and will soon be heading to the games to compete for their chance at gold. 42 years ago, Eunice Kennedy Shriver established Special […]

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