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 […]

These deliciously sustainable snacks help to fight food waste & your cravings!

Deliciously sustainable snacks help fight food waste & your cravings!   Here in Obeo our aim is to tackle the ever growing food waste problem by encouraging people to recycle. To date we have managed to divert  an estimated 775,000KG of food waste from landfill. Luckily we are not alone in this fight. There are […]

Find out how bio-bean turns waste coffee into biofuel | Obeo Ltd

 Who is bio-bean?   We’re back with another feature blog post and this week our focus is on bio-bean. This nifty little company is the first in the world to industrialise the process of recycling waste coffee grounds into advanced biofuels and biochemicals. Founded in 2013 byArthur Kay, the company has grown rapidly, releasing its […]

Creating bags with a little less baggage with Mamukko | Obeo Ltd

Creating bags with a little less baggage   This week Obeo is adding a fashionable feature to the list in the form of sustainably produced bags. Mamukko is the brainchild of Hungarian brothers, Levente & Attila Magyar. The venture was born out of the desire to to produce beautifully designed leather goods in a sustainable […]

Upclycling in your garden this Autumn with Obeo | Obeo Ltd

Upclycling in your Garden With the average family producing approximately 600 kgs of non-recyclable waste per year, it’s important for us, as both individuals & a society, to play our part in reducing this figure. Reduction is key, followed then by reuse and finally recycling. A zero waste lifestyle isn’t suited to all of us however there […]

Obeo’s Guide to the Do’s and Dont’s of Composting

Obeo’s Guide to the Do’s and Dont’s of Composting We’re on a bit of a composting kick recently. So this week we decided to bring you a little do’s and dont’s list. Knowing what and what not to put in your home composter, will help to ensure that you achieve best results. Composting can often […]