Recycling is the trickiest of the three Rs, because it isn’t something you can actually do on your own. It has several steps, and most of the crucial ones are completed by machines. And then there’s the fact that there are lots of guidelines about what can and can’t be recycled – it’s not as […]
Ideas for reusing disposable plastic items
Single-use plastic items should be thrown away after a single use, that’s true, but should isn’t the same as must. Single-use plastics can be reused safely in your household, and many people are doing it! Plastic containers are durable and waterproof, which makes them very useful at home. Flewid Friendly sells edible, non-flavored straws, and […]
Are sugar straws a good alternative to plastic straws?
Disposable plastic straws are one of the biggest contributors to our current plastic problem. They break down into little pieces, all of which either contaminate our groundwater, or float around in the ocean, affecting wildlife in horrendous ways and disrupting the ecological balance. If you’ve been trying to find a good alternative that doesn’t hurt […]
Canada all set to ban single-use plastic by the end of 2021. Switch to edible straws now!
Canada all set to ban single-use plastic by the end of 2021. Switch to edible straws now! In a world suffocating under plastic, where big companies do what’s best for them and ignore the future of mankind, Canada has carved its route towards a greener future by announcing plans to ban single-use plastics by […]
How to create a low-maintenance, self-sustaining garden
Do you have a nice little front yard or backyard? You can turn it into a beautiful, low-maintenance garden that bears flowers (perhaps even fruit!) if you’re willing to do a little work initially. We’re Flewid Friendly, and we make edible rice straws that help our oceans. We’re an ecologically conscious company that’s interested in […]
More alternatives to plastic products! Buy edible straws, and start making a difference
More alternatives to plastic products! Buy edible straws, and start making a difference As the world struggles with the plastic disposal problem, companies are popping up everywhere that combine the past and the future for some wonderful, eco-friendly products. From pumice stones to tea tins and wooden chopping boards, here are some more plastic […]
Why edible, non flavored straws are better than other eco-friendly straws
As the world struggles with plastic pollution, companies across the globe are coming up with innovative ways to beat the problem. There’s no one way to tackle the plastic pollution problem, but with everyone doing a little bit, the world can slowly heal. Edible straws (which many may know as ‘flavored straws’) are one such […]
5 easy, everyday hacks to help save the planet
Saving the planet starts with little acts; things we can all easily accomplish on a daily basis, like using reusable or edible straws instead of disposable plastic ones, or turning off the water when we brush our teeth. Easy things. With the polar ice cap melting faster than ever, animal species disappearing in the blink […]
Alternatives to plastic products – looking at Loliware, edible straws, and other options
Alternatives to plastic products – Loliware, edible straws, and other options Plastic is bad, and by now, most of us know why. Single-use plastics, however, are a lot worse, because they can’t be reused and they’re a part of our everyday life, which adds up to a whole lot of waste plastic. Certain counties and […]
Natural alternatives to plastic products. Become more sustainable!
Plastic has become a big part of our lives. It’s in practically everything now. However, there are ways to remove it from your life. Alternatives to plastic products are available everywhere – they just aren’t the obvious choice anymore, which is quite sad. In this blog, we’ll share some completely natural, biodegradable alternatives to plastic […]