How is your Plastic-Free July going?
July has been officially marked as plastic free July. – Plasticfreejuly.org
To mark the end of Plastic Free July, we have teamed up with two amazing brands in the Sustainability Kenyan Market to gift you reusable plastic free items. Be sure to follow us on Instagram and Facebook to be part of the solution!
GreenthingKenya is an online Eco-Friendly shop in Kenya that sells a variety of plastic free; reusable, organic and biodegradable items. Such as metal straws, shampoo barsoaps & toxin free soaps, reusable cotton facial rounds, tote bags and more. Very affordable prices ranging from Kshs. 250 – Kshs. 5,000 for bulk orders.
Owned by Sustainable Vlogger, Nelly Gesare, who also shares sustainable content through her zero-waste Instagram and Youtube post; professionally studying carbon footprint analysis. Check her Instagram Posts for sustainability tips and zero-waste lifestyle inspirations.
The Gracecup is the first Kenyan reusable menstrual product company located in Ronald Ngala Plaza, Nairobi. Selling reusable pads & panty liners and menstrual cups to curb the single-use sanitary pads products in the market.
TGC was founded in 2017 by Ebby Weyime. So far they have distributed over 5,000 menstrual cups and washable Pads. They rely heavily on NGOs, Corporates and individuals who sponsor the products to underprivileged girls. They also sell retail, prices ranging from ksh. 300-3000. Apart from that, they train girls and boys on menstruation and good hygiene; Reusable period products is the only permanent way to eradicate period poverty.
Have you been part of the plastic free movement to refuse single-use plastics?
There’s only one way to find out! To enter the giveaway challenge, please follow the instructions below:
1. Share this blog link
2. Like this Instagram Post and tag 5 friends.
4. Share this Instagram Post on your IG story.
5. Share your plastic–free July comment on our IG Post. Tell us what you have been doing to join the plastic free movement. It could be anything. From using a metal/bamboo/straw or no straw at all, using reusable pads, bags, cups, mugs, bottles. Using plastic-free packaged products, not littering, supporting plastic-free movement in your community or sharing awareness on zero-waste / plastic-free lifestyle.
Winner Giveaway Package
The winner gets: 1 menstrual cup from The_Gracecup and 2 metal straws, facial rounds and 3 bamboo toothbrushes from Greenthing Kenya.
The challenge ends on Thursday, 30th July 12 Midnight EAT.
We will announce the winner on Friday, 31st July at 11:30 a.m. EAT
The clock is ticking. Get on the challenge and win yourself a plastic-free collection from your favorite Kenyan Eco-Shops.
Good luck Peaches!
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle ♻️