Ecobaby and the Enviroment
fragile environment is taking a beating.
If we are not careful, it will be broken. We don't have a spare.
The evidence so far tells us we are being careless.
product choices are important. You could choose 'ordinary'
products that depend on the non-renewable resources like oil, gas
and water, but you prefer sustainable products that are made
from renewable materials.
we share that concern. We too must reduce our environmental impact
What Ecobaby does to protect the
We adhere as closely as possible to the basic principles of reduce, reuse, recycle.
paper, leaflets, envelopes etc. are from The Klee Paper Co. - made with
paper from post-consumer waste.
food-grade pre-used boxes for our deliveries. Cushioning inside the
boxes is made using material from shredding boxes with our PacMate Shredder.
all waste creation, and recycle any waste that we produce
with the help of The City Bin Co. (Remember: The City Bin Co. also do composting
of Moltex Eco and Wiona Bio Nappies in a number of areas.)
a decade our energy needs have come through Airtricity,
We do not
support the use of bottled water - instead staff drink tap water
a Simply Water filter system.
equipment, furniture, computers etc., is pre-owned, a policy that has
implemented since Ecobaby was founded in 1995.
use our trusty 1994 Ford Transit (yes, 1994!). Although it has over
on the clock, it passes its test every year, and keeps our costs down too. When
it was younger, it used to display the full Ecobaby livery.
another first for Ecobaby has been its use of bicycle trailers to
deliveries to customers in Dublin city. That zero-emission delivery system
has been loved by customers in Dublin 4, 6, 8 and 12.