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Coffee vs Tea

There can only be one winner... Coffee and tea are two hot drinks enjoyed all year around, however when it boils down to one or the other, it is very hard for people to come up with a conclusive decision. As a nation of tea drinkers, it is only right to...

Traditional Meals Become Vegan

Ever wondered what a vegan eats after a night out? Or the typical Sunday roast you would find in the house of a vegan? We recently spoke to Iris Cohen on the day to day challenges a vegan faces when it comes to the transition of becoming a vegan, and...

Wild Food Café – A case study on food packaging

This case study on food packaging aims to highlight the importance of food packaging to the restaurant and café industry. Background of Wild Food Café Wild Food Café is a raw-centric, vegan/vegetarian eatery that thrives on ensuring fresh and healthy food, aliveliness and an eco-friendly world. Perry...

7 food trends to look out for in 2016

We saw the food on our plate slowly change in 2015, which has now moulded the possible food trends for 2016. [caption id="attachment_15281" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Food trends in 2016 - Almond Shrimp BallsSource: http://bit.ly/1O4CHRo[/caption] 1. Keeping it Local Tipped to be one of the biggest food trends in 2016 - Consumers are...

COP21 – In Numbers

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was opened for signature on the 9th May 1992 and has 194 parties. The Green Market Oracle created a short history of the UNFCC meetings. The parties to the convention have met annually since 1995 in the Conference of Parties (COP) in the hope...

The run up to Christmas

Our Eco-Elves have taken time out of their busy schedule to offer some great ideas to make this Christmas a special one. How to have an Eco Christmas: It can be so easy to get lost in the magic of Christmas however it is also that time of year where a lot of food...

Waste – The Perils and Blessings of Packaging.

[caption id="attachment_14601" align="alignright" width="300"] Birds mistaking plastic for foodImage Credit: Bo Eide[/caption] 177 million tonnes a year. That is how much waste we in the UK generate every year according to Defra. Sending...