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Al Fresco Carbon Neutral Dining


Carbon Neurtal Al Freso diningTo get the BBQ sizzling hot quickly and successfully the carbon neutral sustainable UK eco charcoal is ignited in the bag saving the use of fire lighters or try the FSC certified Bio Regional Home-grown Company charcoal which reduces CO2 emissions by 85%.


Alternatively you can make your own briquettes, that will burn for up to 2 hours, from old newspapers using the eco friendly Briquette Maker.


You can use 30% of your burnable household waste by using the plastic Log maker to make newspaper encased `logs` that will burn for between 10 minutes and 1 hour.


BBQ`s can be messy work so Ecover`s heavy duty hand cleaner comes to the rescue. It is biodegradable and comes in 100% recyclable packaging.


To enable everyone to sit comfortable Bronte Tweeds have the waterproof picnic blanket or the travel rug made from 95% recycled wool in 3 traditional Scottish tartan designs.


Recycline use 100% recycled plastic and 100% recycled post consumer paper to make their Preserve range of outdoor plates, tumblers and cutlery sets in green or red.


Vegware use natural starch and fibres to make their biodegradable and compost able range including straws, cutlery packs, cups, napkins, plates and bowls.


If venturing away from the garden for your picnic the Picnic Set from Biome contains plates, cutlery, and beakers for 4 people. It has a Fair Trade woven blanket in red or teal and a plastic Frisbee for fun use after the food has been eaten. All contained in a light woven bamboo basket.