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Easy Plastic-free Swaps On the Go

Going plastic-free at home is one thing. It’s easier to find alternatives, and then stick to them. But what if you’re on the go, in need of a bit of flexibility? How avoid single-use plastic – often so practical – when you’re out and about? 
 
Don’t worry! We’ve got some tips and tricks for you! 

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5 Easy Bathroom Swaps for a Plastic-free New Year

5 Easy Bathroom Swaps for a Plastic-free New Year

New Year, new me, right? We all make New Year's resolutions, and we all know we won't really keep them. But what if you could make smaller changes, instead? Changes that really stick by, say, trying to get rid of bad plastic bit by bit, or room by room?

Making small tweaks to your day-to-day lifestyle not only feel less daunting, but is actually great fun, too! There's lots to discover in the world of eco-friendly swaps, and they'll also make you feel good about saving plastic and doing something important for the planet.

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The Cheeky Panda asks: Name our Trucks!

The Cheeky Panda asks: Name our Trucks!

You know, when we asked our customers and die-hard fans to name some Cheeky Panda-branded trucks, we weren’t sure what to expect.  

A little bit of background – we’re always on the lookout for unique ways to showcase Colin the Panda alongside our bamboo products for everyone to see. Social media is fun, billboards work too, but there’s nothing quite like a moving monolith, rolling down the road, emblazoned with a giant cartoon panda and some toilet roll to get tongues wagging.  

So we decided to splash The Cheeky Panda branding all over a fleet of five lorries. But they couldn’t possibly just go out into the world anonymously, they needed names.

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7 Easy Plant-based Swaps for a Healthier Diet

7 Easy Plant-based Swaps for a Healthier Diet

The vegan lifestyle is in. Whether it’s the full-on vegan lifestyle for you or just mixing up ingredients for a healthier diet – there are a lot of pros by swapping out animal products for plant-based alternatives. We all know there are lots of benefits to an animal product-free lifestyle. First, ...

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Spot us on HBO's 'Locked Down'!

Spot us on HBO's 'Locked Down'!

Colin’s a film star! Wait, not really. But we are in a film (and that’s something, right?)!

A couple of days ago, the streaming platform HBO Max released the trailer for their new film ‘Locked down’ starring Anne Hathaway and Chiwetel Ejiofor. Right. We’re totally NOT fangirling. (Yes, we are).

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The Cheeky Panda Eco friendly, Bamboo toilet paper

A Little Introduction to Veganuary

The holidays are over, the new year has begun, and so has Veganuary! In recent years, the month of January has become synonymous with trying out a vegan lifestyle for a month. Similar to ‘No-Shave November’, which draws attention to cancer prevention, Veganuary has been created for...

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The Cheeky Panda 2020: A Year in Review

The Cheeky Panda 2020: A Year in Review

2020 – Phew, what a year! But apart from all the eventfulness of the past months – which sometimes felt like one (March), The Cheeky Panda had qui...

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5 Zero-waste Christmas Decoration Ideas

5 Zero-waste Christmas Decoration Ideas

Decorations. We all love them. We probably all have that one box full of Christmas ornaments hidden away on the attic, many of them all tangled up, and we still can't help ourselves getting a handful of new ornaments once the Christmas season kicks in and the shops are full with...

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Cheeky Panda Bamboo Toilet Rolls

DIY Eco-friendly Christmas Crackers

Christmas is around the corner, and the stores are slowly filling up on their Christmas decorations. And what’s Christmas without a few sparkling crackers scattered around a delicious Christmas Roast and stuffing? There’s too many to choose from – and many contain a lot of plastic toys that are bad for the environment.  

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7 Christmas Traditions Around the World

7 Christmas Traditions Around the World

Ever wondered where Santa’s origins lie? Well, he was originally created by THAT soft drink brand to promote their fizzy drink, but he was modelled after the patron saint of children, also known as St Nicholas. Wearing a long red robe and a pointy hat, along with a golden cane, St Nicholas visits children on the 6th of December – and those who’ve been good will be surprised to find their shoes filled with sweets and little presents. The naughty ones however… 

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What exactly is in your toilet roll?

What exactly is in your toilet roll?

If you follow The Cheeky Panda closely (which, let’s face it, you should), you’ll know that we’re big on there being no ‘chemical nasties’ of any kind in our soft and strong toilet roll.
But what do we mean by that? Why do we say it so much? Will we ever stop? Probably not. Because we’re proud of the fact that our products are as natural as they possibly can be, and have as little impact on your health, as well as the planet’s, as possible.
We thought it would make sense to tell you what is in a bog-standard roll of toilet paper, and why you should make the switch to ours. So, here’s a handy blog post, lovingly put together by one of our resident Cheeky Pandas…

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3 of our favourite sustainable toy brands

3 of our favourite sustainable toy brands

Plastics are bad. There’s no way around it. With only 9% of plastics being recyclable, many parents – from nappy-veterans to exhausted parent zombies – are looking for greener options for the little ones.  We’ve compiled a small list with sustainable and eco-friendly toy brands - find inspiration for your little angles (who are we kidding, they’re demons) below.  

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