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Sustainability - Organic Farming

We've introduced our range of organic spices in their new SpicePucks to both help home-chefs to become even better chefs, while also positively impacting the environment. We are posting a series of blogs discussing the environmental impact of our products. Today’s story is about organic farming versus chemically enhanced farming…. The environmental impact of organic versus non-organic farming is well-researched and very significant. The benefits are surprisingly multi-fold: By using only organic spices and herbs, we completely avoid the need for pesticides and chemicals in the first place. Therefore, chemicals do not get into the environment and potentially become an issue downstream. Even b

Sustainability - Reducing Wasted Natural Resources

We've introduced our range of organic spices in their new SpicePucks to both help home-chefs to become even better chefs, while also positively impacting the environment. We are posting a series of blogs discussing the environmental impact of our products. Today’s story is about wasted natural resources ... Each year, we throw away a fair amount of spices and herbs, either because they have lost their potency, have become old, or the container is almost empty. Throwing out spices and herbs obviously does not compare to the huge amount of food that is thrown out each year. However, if we don’t look downstream towards the landfill, but instead, upstream at the impact on agriculture, spices dem

Sustainability - No More Glass Containers

Science tells us that global warming is accelerating and we need to change our behaviors quickly to stop further environmental damage. So, we considered how our love of cooking and our concerns about the environment could be combined. We figured that even small changes to our daily lives have an impact. For example, changing how we use spices and herbs seems very small, but if you consider that virtually every household uses spices, all of the little changes together will add up. Even spices and herbs, used more efficiently, can help slow down global warming and help feed all mankind. So we introduced our range of organic spices in their new SpicePucks to both help home-chefs to become even

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