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  • DEBBIE'S TRAVEL BLOG

    A Traveller’s Predictions on Packaging

    I have just spent four months travelling through ten countries in Southeast Asia, India, China and now I am in Seoul. It’s great being an observer for a decent period of time. You can ponder all manner of things, and in this case, after plenty of thinking time, I feel suitably qualified to make some global packaging trend predictions. Resource use will remain an issue with... more ».
  • DEBBIE'S TRAVEL BLOG

    Bio-products and bio-resources are key to minimising waste

    I know I have covered the topic of waste in a previous blog, but this issue is huge and we all have a role to reduce impacts, as consumers, brand owners and manufacturers. Having worked my way through South-East Asia these last couple of months I am truly horrified by the waste. It’s not just packaging but consumer products are also discarded everywhere post-use. We have to... more ».
  • Latest Travel Blog from Debbie Teale

    Latest Travel Blog from Debbie Teale

    Latest Travel Blog from Debbie Teale

    Why so many layers of protection? At the mini bar of a reasonably nice resort in Thailand I am faced with the choice of refreshing beverages complete with multiple layers of protective seals. In a previous blog I have commented on the seal on the lid of water bottles that seem unnecessary in my home country, but provide comfort when travelling. So what’s with the extra... more ».