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September 2014

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Orgasmic Organic

Want to go green in the bedroom? Yes® is the world’s first and only certified organic lubricant which will appeal to anyone who is sexually active and wishes to enhance their sexual health. This silky gel is made from plant-based…

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Waste not, want not

By Jess Handley It isn’t the most glamorous topic and is as enthusiastically dealt with as load shedding or laundry day; yet arguably it is as important an issue as poaching or a severe drought. Food waste, rubbish, trash, garbage…

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MAWUWATER Aquasac Giveaway

This is definitely the coolest way to carry water – ever. Created by environmental entrepreneur Carin Dean-Wales, the MAWUWATER aquasac can be used to carry the water of your choice (tap or filtered or any drink for that matter). Even…

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Skin loving cocoa

This products fragrance is almost too good to put on your skin; that is because you may be tempted to taste it, such is the Cocoa Exfoliator from Esse. Partnered with their Deep Moisturiser, your skin care suddenly got elevated…

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Whale meat NOT on the menu

Japan will not be having a whale of a time anytime soon around the South African coast line. With the spark of activism led by our friends at Greenpeace, South Africans responded rapidly to their call to prevent a Japanese…

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Down the drain

A couple of years ago I decided to try an experiment. Luckily, given my high school science marks, it required absolutely no scientific knowledge. The experiment? To see how much water is wasted between turning the tap on and when…

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The Fish, the Forest and the Farmer

Part II of our guide to consumer labels focused on the Biodiversity and Wine Initiative, which champions the protection of our beautiful, flora rich winelands; as well as UTZ certification which is aimed at providing farmers with the skills and knowledge of how to…

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Bringing home the bacon

One little piggy went to market, one stayed at home, and the others were incarcerated in sow pens, denied freedom of movement and pumped full of anit-biotics and hormones nullify the effects of being in crammed, unhealthy conditions and denied…

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