5 Ways to Become an Eco-friendly Pet Owner

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We can all make a difference and every small bit counts! Here are some easy ways to become a more eco-friendly pet owner:  1. ADOPT FROM A SHELTER Considering purchasing a new pet or perhaps another additional to you family? A great option is to adopt! Apart from the obvious fact that you will be saving the […]

Why is a Sustainable diet important? And how can insects play a role in achieving sustainability

Why is a Sustainable diet important? And how can insects play a role in achieving sustainability.

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“Sustainable diets are those diets with low environmental impacts which contribute to food and nutrition security and to healthy life for present and future generations. Sustainable diets are protective and respectful of biodiversity and ecosystems, culturally accepted, accessible, economically fair and affordable; nutritional adequate, safe and healthy; while optimizing natural”. (FAO, 2010b)  With the Earth’s […]

The ecological impact of our products

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When considering the overall ecological impact of a product you must consider the whole lifecycle of the product. This is everything from the growing of the raw ingredients, transporting the ingredients, manufacturing the product, packaging the product, transporting the product to the consumer and finally disposing of the packaging of the product. At Northern Hound, […]