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Cocoon Comb - The Story Behind the Plastic

Cocoon Comb - The Story Behind the Plastic

Photo: Brown Cocoon Combs nestled in 100% post-consumer plastic pellets from Legacy Plastic, made from end-of-life fishing gear. At Crown Bees, we prioritize sustainability and are working hard to implement changes to reduce our environmental impact. One of our goals for 2022 has been to transition away from single-use plastic and virgin plastic in our packaging and product materials. Notice we didn't say ALL plastic. That's because we recognize that while plastic pollution is a huge problem, plastic itself is a very durable and versatile material and is likely here to stay. Instead of swearing off plastic entirely, we believe...

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8 Simple Ways to Live a More Sustainable Lifestyle

8 Simple Ways to Live a More Sustainable Lifestyle

"Sustainable living aims to reduce personal and societal environmental impact by making positive changes that counteract climate change and other negative environmental concerns." Why live a more sustainable lifestyle? We know bees and other pollinators play a critical role in food production and support healthy ecosystems needed for clean air, soil stability, and biodiversity. We also know that bees are dying across the globe from various interrelated factors - mono-cropping, heavy pesticide use, drought, habitat loss, invasive species, and climate change. Most of us claim to love the planet, but do we? It's easy to say we love nature when we are enamored watching...

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