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The Importance of Trees

The Importance of Trees

According to NASA, humans need 4 basic physiological things to survive:    Food; Water; Air and Shelter. Did you know PULSITOS provide two of those? Yep, you got the first one (bit obvious, I know): shelter. Did you know if you gather up 152 used packs (exactly) of PULSITOS and sew them together with a pure cotton thread - to create a patchwork paper blanket - you can wrap yourself up and survive temperatures up to +31C or -45C? Crazy thought isn’t it. That’s why we’re launching a new clothing line! So you can wear your packs with pride. Sadly, neither...

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The true impact of a vegan diet on the planet

The true impact of a vegan diet on the planet

More and more people are switching to a vegan diet. Did you know that in 2020, the number of vegans in the UK increased by 40 per cent? Many have decided to embrace this cruelty-free lifestyle for ethical reasons, while others have made the change to enjoy the health benefits. But there are other good reasons to adopt a vegan diet.  Going vegan is good for the environment! The impact of animal agriculture Back in 2006 when the United National Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) released a landmark study, Livestock's Long Shadow, linking animal agriculture to climate change, few people...

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A Guide to Plastic Free Snacking

A Guide to Plastic Free Snacking

Snack foods and single-use plastics unfortunately go hand in hand. What's your favourite snack food? Does it come in a plastic wrapper? The answer is most likely yes! Plastic food packaging has been around since the 1960s. It's more resistant than paper, lighter than glass – and cheap! But it's everywhere... it's choking up landfill, clogging our waterways, and washing up on our beaches. It has a devastating environmental impact on the soil, water supply, air quality, and on sea and wildlife. And its use is so widespread that it's very hard to find a viable and sustainable plastic free...

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What is compostable packaging? (& why we use it!)

What is compostable packaging? (& why we use it!)

Here at PULSÍTOS, we're as proud of our recyclable and compostable packaging as we are of our delicious snacks. We worked long and hard to find just the right packaging for plastic-free snacking that would have the least environmental impact. We knew that we didn't want to contribute to the problem of rubbish littering the earth and the ocean. 0% waste is part of our mission! It's also why it was imperative for us to have a plastic-free wrapper for our healthy snacks. Read more about our quest for compostable and recyclable packaging. Our wrappers are marine compostable! Back when...

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