Want to reduce your use of single-use paper kitchen roll? Unpaper kitchen cloths are washable, reusable and will save you money in the long run. Take a look at these green alternatives to kitchen roll.
Greenest alternative to kitchen roll: Unpaper kitchen cloths
Kitchen unpaper towels
These handmade kitchen unpaper towels are a great replacement for single-use paper kitchen roll. Made with a 100% unbleached cotton waffle weave fabric from a UK supplier. Waffle cloth is woven in a way that makes it very absorbent, but it also allows air to flow through it so it dries quickly. This makes these cloths very effective for wiping down surfaces in your kitchen and they should last for years so will save you money too. Store them in a basket, napkin holder or drawer next to your sink. When they need a wash, just pop them into your washing machine. When you think they have reached the end of their usefulness, you can cut them up into scraps and put into your compost bin.
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Greener alternative to kitchen roll: Reusable paper towel roll
Ecoegg Bamboo Reusable Kitchen Towels
If you want something which is more similar to a paper towel, these thin reusable bamboo towels could be just the thing. Save money and reduce waste with these reusable bamboo kitchen towels which are washable. They are strong and absorbent, can be used wet or dry and can be washed in the washing machine ready for you to use again. You can use these for spills, messes, dusting and drying. Each towel on this reusable kitchen roll lasts up to 85 washes. Made from sustainable, organic bamboo which is great for the environment.
Green alternative to kitchen roll
If none of the options above, suit your needs and you really want single-use kitchen roll, you can can make a green choice by buying kitchen roll made from recycled paper. Perhaps you could cut down your use of paper kitchen roll by combining several of these options such as using unpaper kitchen cloths with bamboo kitchen towel or recycled kitchen roll.
Abena 100% Recycled Kitchen Roll
Featuring the Nordic swan Eco-label, this 100% recycled, single embossed 2-ply kitchen roll will wipe up food and kitchen spillages quickly and easily. The Ecolabel is famous for their special consideration they give to the environment, climate, quality and sustainability from raw material processing to production, use and disposal of the finished product.
The Cheeky Panda FSC 100% Bamboo Kitchen Towel
A soft yet strong kitchen roll made from 100% bamboo which is naturally antibacterial, anti fungal, hypo allergenic and skin-friendly. Certified 100% FSC this kitchen towel is sustainable and highly renewable. This biodegradable bamboo kitchen towel is also B.P.A free, formaldehyde-free, chlorine-free, fragrance-free, no de-inking agents.
Bamboo grows 20-30 times faster than trees, produces 35% more oxygen and absorbs 35% more carbon dioxide, making it a much more sustainable and eco-friendly material.
Cheeky Panda donate money from every purchase goes to protect plant and animals in endangered rainforests through The Worldland Trust.
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