Royal Bournemouth Hospital has been working together with Vegware since 2008 to reduce the environmental impact of its catering services. Now they use compostable disposables, recycle much more and compost their food and packaging waste. Click here to find out how Catering Manager Terry Reeves and his team have led a cost-neutral eco overhaul to save carbon, boost recycling and divert waste from landfill.
One of our customers is Otarian, the low-carbon vegetarian restaurant chain. Matilda Lee visits their Soho branch and learns all about the carbon footprint of a hamburger. Otarian is the first to use our fully compostable soup container, don’t you know. Full article here.
His fine-dining restaurant became one of the capital’s culinary hotspots almost overnight, and his brasserie, Tom’s Kitchen, is nearly always full. Can Tom Aikens work the same magic as he puts his green credentials on the line and sets out to champion sustainable fishing? Joanna Woodreports. Full article here.
We have now launched our first compostable film bags. One of our first customers had this to say:
“We have recently taken delivery of our custom bags and are over the moon
Little Cherry retails a comprehensive range of eco-friendly children’s party
products, which include 100% recycled FSC certified gift wrap and
invitations, printed using vegetable dyes. We were interested in sourcing an
eco-friendly packaging to protect our products through our storage and
We had the choice of using either biodegradable PLA packaging or Vegware’s
line of custom made compostable bags. After looking into both we found that
Vegware’s custom bags were not only far superior in terms of quality and
feel, but they were also more eco-friendly as they are compostable and made
from GM free wood pulp.
We are delighted that our packaging choice does not have a negative effect
on the environment, and very happy that our product presentation is not
Vegware were extremely helpful, responsive and knowledgeable throughout, and
we will be happy to continue to use them in the future!”
Vegware is proud to be working with restaurant-quality-in-your-home trailblazers Deliverance to provide a complete biodegradable package to their customers. The new meal kits contain starch cutlery, starch tableware and recycled fibre napkin, all wrapped in a compostable film bag.