City workers don’t want to give up tasty takeaway food, and vendors need to serve customers quickly. So, a new product has combined sustainability and convenience in a bid to tackle food waste.
Naomi Tarszisz wants to make reusable meal containers as ubiquitous as their coffee cup cousins. She founded RePlated to do just that, and has a convenient formula in mind to get people using them.
Globelet began on the rugby fields of New Zealand after co-founder Ryan Everton was forced to wade through one sea of single-use plastic too many.
“I wanted to find ways to make reusable items available in attractive, convenient formats – to make people feel like they can have a win and feel good about their choices,” says Co. Cups director, Alex Harmer.
BioPak offers sustainable alternatives to single use food service items and a “really simple, hyper local” composting service to combat Sydney’s worsening recycling crisis.
This creative catering company uses left over coffee grounds for its coffee vinaigrette, excess fat in candles and herbs from the community garden.