Category Archives: Sustainability

Give the earth a hug this Valentine’s Day.

Alternative ideas to show someone special (and the earth) that you care. There are a few stories about the origin of St Valentine’s Day. Some believe it originated from the ancient Roman festival Lupercalia, to celebrate the start of spring.  Another theory is that the Christian church invented it to remember Valentine a priest turned […]

The fight to keep Obeo in your kitchen

Join the customer campaign to save our little food waste box.   In May of this year myself and Liz, made the difficult decision to cease trading. Our problem was cashflow, the same thing that kills so many start up companies. Obeo wasn’t bankrupt, we  had the funds to run the company or put in another production run […]

Earth Overshoot Day: What is it & How can you help?

What is Earth Overshoot Day?   Today, 2nd August 2017, marks Earth Overshoot Day. Earth Overshoot Day is the date when humanity’s annual demand on nature exceeds what the earth can regenerate over the entire year. This means that the earth has now used up its allowance of planetary resources such as water, soil, and clean air […]

Hear about the business women who use Obeo

Hear about the business women who use Obeo. We have met lots of inspiring business women over the last number of years since launching Obeo. So imagine how awesome it is for us when we find out that they actually use Obeo food waste box in their homes or businesses. We get so excited we do […]