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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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Down2Earth – Official Suppliers of Compostable Packaging at Bloom 2014!

We are delighted to be announced as the official suppliers of compostable packaging at Bloom this year. Bloom is Ireland’s largest gardening, food and family event that has been taking place in Phoenix Park, Dublin since 2007. Last year it attracted over 110,000 visitors with an estimated 200,000 expected to attend the event this year which […]

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HAPPY ‘EARTH DAY’ TO YOU!

On this day 44 years ago, 20 million Americans took to the streets, parks, and auditoriums to demonstrate for a healthy, sustainable environment in massive coast-to-coast rallies. Thousands of colleges and universities organized protests against the deterioration of the environment. Groups that had been fighting against oil spills, polluting factories and power plants, raw sewage, […]

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AVOID BEING ‘GREENWASHED’

      What is ‘Greenwashing?’ The act of misleading consumers regarding the environmental benefits of products or services. The most common ‘Greenwashing’ that occurs is indicating to consumers that an item is ‘environmentally-friendly’ by displaying ‘BIODEGRADABLE’ on the product. BIODEGRADABLE: If an item is ‘Biodegradable,’ it will decompose, but the length of time it […]

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WHY SHOULD MY BUSINESS HAVE CUSTOM PRINTED CUPS?

      At Down2Earth Materials we offer Irish Made, Fully Compostable, Custom Designed & Printed Hot cups. (Yes, we know that’s a mouthful!) If you are starting a food business, here are three strong reasons why you should consider getting custom printed cups for your business. DIFFERENTIATE YOURSELF FROM COMPETITORS The food industry is […]

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DOWN2EARTH WINS ‘OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION’ AWARD!

    We are delighted and proud to announce that they have recently been presented with an ‘Outstanding Contribution’ award at the CRE Industry Awards held in Dublin on Friday 10th May. Although our company had humble beginnings, with hard work and dedication by the Down2Earth team, we have evolved into a national company that […]

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*COMPOSTABLE PRODUCT OF THE WEEK.* OUR FULLY COMPOSTABLE BIN LINERS.

WELCOME TO THE FUTURE! We are proud to introduce to our compostable range – the highly convenient, all natural FULLY COMPOSTABLE BIN LINERS. Our compostable liners are made from completely natural materials, which means they can fully break down into soil and help to nourish the earth when composted. Our compostable bin liners are BROWN […]

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