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May 02 2018 0comment
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How to Make The Most of Your Planters This #NationalGardeningWeek

Spring has sprung, it’s May, the sun is shining –  just about – and it’s #NationalGardeningWeek! Our blog this month shows you how you can get the most from your recycled plastic wood garden planters using the most beautiful spring displays. If you haven’t already got plants in your garden that you can take cuttings […]

April 16 2018 0comment
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Making The Move to Recycled Plastic Wood Furniture for Your School Playground

It’s coming up to that time of year where decision makers in schools are thinking of upgrading or replacing their outdoor furniture in time for British Summer Time, for all those playtimes spent outdoors. They’ll be looking into the best value for money products for their children, and possibly to enhance the look of their […]

March 08 2018 0comment
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Recycled Plastic Wood Lumber: What Is It?

Plastic wood lumber is made from recycled plastics such as low density polyethylene, high density polyethylene, polypropylene, styrene, and PVC. The process crunches the waste plastic into usable pieces of plastic which can be turned into something useful and eco-friendly. For example, a bench or litter bin. These types of plastics are generally sourced from […]

February 12 2018 0comment
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The Way That We Help To Reduce Plastic Waste

According to The Washington Post, the world produces more than 3.5 million tons of rubbish per day, with that figure growing daily. If nothing is done, this will add up to an astronomical 11 million tonnes by the end of the century. At Eco Plastic Wood, our products are made from all three variations of […]

January 15 2018 0comment
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Top 3 Benefits of Using Plastic Wood Products

No matter what your specifications are, or what your project involves, there’s a plastic wood product for you. We know, because we tailor them! As a bespoke provider of top quality products, we can assist you in whatever project you or your business is involved with. Now, you might be summing up the pros and […]

November 21 2017 0comment
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5 Ways to Improve Your Recycling Habits

Make your own morning coffee Instead of getting your morning espresso from Starbucks or Costa, make your own. Put it into a thermal flask or mug and know the planet is better off (and your wallet).  The lining or paper around these cups means that they can’t be recycled. Better yet, if you don’t buy […]

October 10 2017 0comment
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Save Money For Your Business By Going Green

Let’s face it, for some businesses it may not seem practical to go green. Some may even think that it’ll cost them more money to be environmentally conscious in their activities. We’re here to tell you different. Not only will it not break the bank – it’ll actually add to it! We know this because […]

September 05 2017 0comment
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Homes 2017

Eco Plastic Wood at Homes 2017 After winning an award for our stand at Housing 2017 we’ll be exhibiting at Homes 2017 in London on the 22nd and 23rd of November. What is Homes 2017? The event is one of the largest housing events in the calendar, and features 120 of the UK’s leading suppliers […]

July 05 2017 0comment
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Award Winning Stand At Housing 2017

Award Winning Stand At Housing 2017 After a we exhibited at Housing 2016 last year – we returned to the event in 2017. During this time we got the Best Medium Stand award from Inside Housing. This was our 7th year at the event and we were very happy to receive the award for our […]

June 06 2017 0comment
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One of the Biggest Problems in UK Recycling

Recycling plastic bottles Plastic bottles are known worldwide for being a terrible source of plastic waste due to their high use. This is especially true in the UK as the use of plastic bottles surges. According to a recent article, UK sales of plastic bottled water have gone up by 400% in the last 20 […]