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The ABO Guide to a Conscious Kitchen

The ABO Guide to a Conscious Kitchen

Over time, transition slowly to an ever more sustainable set-up by curating the habits and beautiful, functional objects that allow you to live your values and take pleasure in using your kitchen space.

Larder

Store your package-free pantry staples in convenient glass or ceramic jars.

Borosilicate and olive wood jars, Bérard France, via Amazon (24€ - 32€)

Keep leftovers fresh in stainless steel or glass tupperware that can also be used for picnics and packed lunch.

Glass tupperware, Cuisy, via Amazon (23,89€/3 pack)

Perfect your larder management skills and avoid food waste.

The Art of the Larder by Claire Thomson, via Amazon (£17)

Drinking

Filter tap water in a carafe using charcoal sticks.

Binchotan charcoal, Black + Blum (£25.95/4 pieces)

Invest in a soda water maker and never buy sparkling water again.

Soda water maker, Aarke (199€)

Enjoy waste-free mornings with ground coffee or loose tea.

Small Audley Coffee Press, Soho Home (£55)

Ceramic tea strainer, Sarah Van Raden, via Ingredients LDN (£28)

Replace plastic straws with a set of reusable ones.

Glass straws & cleaners, StrawGrace, via Amazon  (£9.95/5 pack)

Linens

Invest in a set of cloth napkins for gatherings and everyday use.

Plant dyed Irish linen napkins, Kathryn Davey, via Ingredients LDN (£22/pair) 

Cleaning & waste management

Switch to a biodegradable sponge for spills and messes.

Bamboon Sponge, Bambú, via Amazon (£5.19/pair)

No garden? Find out where to compost food waste nearby.

Countertop compost bin, The Caddy Company, via Amazon (£36.99)

Simple DIYs

Grow your own herbs outside or by the window. 

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Make your own vinegar or flavoured olive oil.

Ceramic 'vinaigrier', Manufacture de Digoin

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