We’ve been offering bulk tea refills for quite some time, and now I’m thrilled to announce that we’re expanding our refill collection to include more organic, plant-based, local products (like North Van’s Carina Organics! Bring your empty bottles (they don’t have to be pretty) and we’ll refill ‘em.
As well, our pals at Bluhouse in Deep Cove have been expanding their pantry refill items like organic Moja coffee beans and other kitchen staples. Working together, Room6 and Blu are your two-stop shop for refills in the Cove.
Mixed paper recycling is shipped away. So yeah, you can “recycle it” (but that doesn’t mean it’s sustainable)
90 per cent of plastics end up incinerated, or in our landfills, lakes, parks and oceans. We’ve been greenwashed into believing that: “you can recycle it” means that:
a.) it’s getting recycled
b.) recycling is sustainable
Over 700 species of marine animals are at risk due to ocean plastic
Once in the environment, plastic waste contaminates ecosystems, kill wildlife, and leach toxic chemicals