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How Can We Make a Difference

We can be kind- we can make small changes- we can be aware- we can look around- we help one person today (and maybe it’s yourself- we can change one habit that needs changing- we look at our beautiful surroundings and make sure we preserve the land and the sea for all to enjoy in the future... At Planet Renu- we want you to take care of yourself, take care of others and take care of the environment. Make a small change today- pick one or two from the list 😉💚                                         #makingadifference#smallchanges

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The Incredible Folding Stainless Steel Straw

You need this for On the Go! Planet Renu is happy to offer this cool, reusable straw in a variety of fun color options for the carrying the case in addition to our other stainless steel straws and bamboo straws. Say goodbye to plastic straws forever!Check them out

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Planet Renu, Bee's Wrap & National Geographic

We are so excited to announce a new super fabulous, eco-friendly product line at Planet Renu- Bee's Wraps. What are Bee's Wraps you ask? They are the eco-friendly alternative to Saran Wrap or foil. Wrap a sandwich, cheese, produce, and cover a bowl. Use the warmth of your hands to form Bee's Wrap over the top of a bowl, half a lemon, or a piece of cheese. The wrap will hold its shape when it cools, creating a seal. We are also super excited to support a great cause. Bee's Wraps and National Geographic have partnered to create their own Bee's Wraps 3pk. We are selling the new Explorer Pack as part of their “Planet or Plastic?” campaign. This multi-year,...

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"Rethink Plastic" Hackathon- Unilever is reducing its plastic usage & packaging

This week, more momentum on the anti-plastic front: Unilever will develop a crowdsourced, plastic-free laundry solution to combat single-use sachets; while Stora Enso and Sulapac are developing renewable drinking straws. Unilever to invest €100K in crowdsourced alternative to plastic packaging CPG giant Unilever has announced that it will invest €100,000 in a new, plastic-free laundry tablet — a crowdsourced innovation that has the potential to replace single-use sachets of laundry powder, a popular format for laundry detergents in the developing world that is problematic in terms of plastic waste. The chosen idea was one of 10 new solutions to emerge from Unilever’s “Rethink Plastic” Hackathon, a one-day event that brought together Unilever teams with leading designers, innovators, venture capital and packaging...

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Water Lentils- An Excellent Source of Protein and Rapidly Renewable

Why are water lentils so cool? Well they can help alleviate our overuse of the land for raising animals for production. The plant, Lemnoideae — also known as Duckweed, Lemna or water lentils — is the world’s smallest flowering plant, but between its nutrient-rich, rapidly renewable nature and its carbon- and water-neutral production process, some say it could grow to become the world’s most sustainable and complete food source. There are many health benefits to consuming water lentils. Water lentils have a unique amino acid profile similar to animal protein sources such as eggs or milk; contain a range of micronutrients, vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, Omega-3 fatty acids, calcium, folate, iron and beta carotene; and are soy-, lactose- and gluten-free. The...

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