PULSITOS Blog — plastic-free

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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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The Shocking Truth About Plastic

The Shocking Truth About Plastic

We’ve been using plastic since 1862 and it has played a massive role in our world. These days the word “plastic” is more often brought up as a bad thing than anything else, and that is understandable given the obvious environmental toll it has had on our planet. And while this toll has caused many of us to go plastic-free, this massive shift in the discussion makes it seem as if we have forgotten the positive things that plastic has done for us. Quite possibly the most notable being its use in the medical field. The shocking truth about plastic…...

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