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  • Greenwashing and misleading ‘Biodegradable’ glitter claims

    Glitter Greenwashing Greenwashing is the practice of making an unsubstantiated or misleading claim about the environmental benefits of a product, service, technology or company practice.  Greenwashing can make a company appear to be more environmentally friendly than it really is. Like many other industries, the glitter industry is not immune to the alure of greenwashing.  It’s […]

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  • Bioglitter support project to promote sustainability at festivals

    We have thrown our support behind a project to promote sustainability at music festivals. We are helping fund a new report and knowledge hub, designed to provide inspiration and best practice on reducing the environmental impact of the festival market. The Show Must Go On report 2025 will essentially be the information resource for music […]

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  • BEWARE – FALSE GREEN GLITTER CLAIMS

    The Glastonbury stance on reducing plastic pollution, including a ban on non-biodegradable glitter, hit the headlines this year, but there are some unscrupulous firms misleading or even worse, simply lying about their green credentials, in order to continue to sell glitter. Called greenwashing, some companies are simply rebranding plastic products as biodegradable and eco-friendly. Our […]

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  • IT’S OFFICIAL WE ARE WORKING WITH PRIMARK!

    Fantastic news, we are taking eco sparkles to the high street and have partnered with Primark to launch a range of eco glitter products in their stores. Bioglitter™ is now being used in Primark’s PS Festival collection. The new range includes nine products, with six different loose glitter options for £2, perfect for the festival […]

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  • BIOGLITTER® AND GRAMMY WINNERS

    Another great story to announce today!  Bioglitter® is working with none other than Annie Lennox for a new exhibition in Boston. One of the greatest singer, song writers of all time, Annie Lennox, former lead singer of Eurythmics, has chosen to use Bioglitter® as part her new art exhibition and performance at the renowned Massachusetts […]

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  • Bioglitter® on the box!

    We’ve had some incredible coverage in the last few weeks, from international and national news pieces to radio and TV. In fact, just a few days ago, none other than our very own directors, Stephen Cotton, and Andrew Thompson were filming with the BBC. We took the BBC team around our warehousing and development labs […]

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  • Official launch of the world’s first plastic free glitter!

      Well, after years of planning, the big day is finally here. Today, Monday, March 25th, we are delighted to announce that we have launched the world’s first plastic free glitter. A ground-breaking achievement, the product, Cosmetic Bioglitter® PURE, is based on natural materials, is biodegradable and decomposes like a leaf in the natural environment […]

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  • Bioglitter features on the BBC!

      We’ve been waiting a while to tell you all but last week, our Bioglitter® featured on BBC3 programme, Glow Up! For those of you that don’t know, Glow Up is a competition series which sees 10 aspiring make-up artists battle to be named Britain’s next make-up star. Tested in a range of real-world professional […]

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  • Double award for Bioglitter!

      Great news, we’ve scooped not one but two industry awards for Bioglitter® at one of Asia’s most prestigious industry awards. Our new plastic free glitter, Cosmetic Bioglitter® Pure, claimed the top prize in the green and sustainable category, at the PHCI Fountain Awards 2019. Not only that we picked up another award for our […]

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  • Sir David Attenborough acknowledges Bioglitter®

    What a start to 2019 with this letter from Sir David Attenborough, acknowledging the good work we are doing with Bioglitter®. Sir David Attenborough is an English broadcaster and natural historian. He is best known for writing and presenting, in conjunction with the BBC Natural History Unit, the nine natural history documentary series forming the Life […]

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  • Retailers tackle the glitter litter issue

        This week it has been all over the news that Waitrose is pledging to ban plastic glitter or look to use biodegradable alternatives. It’s great to see that major retailers are taking steps to reduce their plastic footprint and we want to see more of it.  We are in talks now with a […]

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  • International Horticulture firms work to tackle plastic waste!

      It is with delight to confirm that we have officially joined forces with two major international importers and suppliers to help cut plastic waste in the flower market. Following lengthy talks, we will now be working with Broekhof in the Netherlands and APAC in the UK. We’re over the moon to have both firms […]

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  • We launch our new Deco Bioglitter range

    Our specialists have been working extremely hard behind the scenes and we are delighted to announce the launch of a new product designed to give products an eco-friendly sparkle.   Deco Bioglitter® uses the same core technology as our cosmetic Bioglitter range, and is based on a special form of cellulose rather than polyester.  It […]

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  • GLITZ AND GLAM FOR BIOGLITTER®!

    Well, what a night we had at the 2018 National Reality TV Awards! A truly amazing spectacle and we would certainly love to make a return. Celebrities, glitz, glam and plenty of Bioglitter®, you name it and the awards had it! We of course were there in our role as sponsors of the Best Performance […]

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  • Proud sponsors of Reality Television Awards

    Sparkles and glam are being added to one of the most famous red carpets as we are officially sponsoring the 2018 National Reality Television Awards! Yes, that’s right, we are official sponsors of the awards and we really cannot wait the big night! This year will see us sponsor the Best Performance on a Reality […]

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  • Festival adventure leads to Sky News appearance

    As adventures go, our trip to the ever popular Standon Calling festival turned out to be one of the best yet! Our drive to Hertfordshire was certainly a lengthy one but upon our arrival, the fun started and we left with everybody talking about Bioglitter. The main reason for the visit was to speak with […]

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  • Delight as the popular ASOS team visit Bioglitter HQ!

    Every day is a busy day at Bioglitter HQ. Our team are constantly working hard behind the scenes to help take our eco-friendly glitter to the next level. Of course, we have an excellent story to tell and that’s why we do like to have a guest or two every so often to show people […]

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  • Testing reveals the world’s most eco-friendly glitter!

    It is with great pleasure that we are delighted to announce that our Bioglitter has officially been named as the most eco-friendly glitter in the world! Having undergone weeks of independent testing, OWS, an independent biodegradability testing organisation, has confirmed that Bioglitter® sets a new environmental standard for sparkles. Results from the OWS show that […]

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  • Popular fun runs use Bioglitter!

    Glitter, glitter and guess what, even more glitter! That’s right, our vast range of Bioglitter colours took over the glitter runs in aid of St Margaret’s Hospice. Taking place over two dates at Wincanton and Taunton racecourses, just short of 2,000 people took to the courses and raised money for the hospice. People of all […]

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  • Our approved Brands Using Bioglitter in the UK!

    It is with great pleasure that we can now announce several consumer brands are officially licenced to use Bioglitter® logos! Now launched, our scheme allows people to purchase Bioglitter from approved sources safe in the knowledge that they are a credible retailer working with us on the journey to take on the plastic pledge. Our […]

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  • Bioglitter is popping up all over the world!

    Here, there and everywhere! That’s right, after a successful month in April, May has proved to be equally as successful as Bioglitter has popped up across the world! From New Zealand to mainland Europe, Bioglitter has been drawing the plaudits and we’re over the moon with the recognition we have received. Key titles such as […]

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  • Month of April is a resounding success!

    The month of April proved to be a successful one for us as we hit the headlines across the world following the launch of our innovative product, Bioglitter Sparkle. Headlines were not the only thing we grabbed as our trip to Amsterdam saw us claim Gold for the second year running as we claimed the […]

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  • Bioglitter® strikes gold for a 2nd time at In Cosmetics Global.

      Bioglitter stikes gold again!!!  For the second year running Ronald Britton are awarded Gold for Cosmetic Bioglitter® Pure for most Innovative Cosmetic Raw Material at In Cosmetics 2018 in Amsterdam. http://www.in-cosmetics.com/about-the-show/show-features/in-cosmetics-Awards-2018/ Award winning plastic free & biodegradable glitter! Stephen Cotton of @Bio_Glitter tells us more about their amazing product! #incosGlobal #Awards pic.twitter.com/dk11y0oFsc — in-cosmetics […]

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  • BIOGLITTER® SUCCESSFULLY TRIALED ON GREETINGS CARDS

    Interest in eco-friendly glitters extends outside the cosmetics industry.  Bioglitter® has successfully trialed in the gift card printing, paving the way for Ronald Britton’s new family of Bioglitter® products for the printing, coating and decorative industries; Deco Bioglitter®. Deco Bioglitter® is due to be launched June 2018. http://www.pgbuzz.net/biodegradable-glitter-is-on-the-cards-with-trials-underway/

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  • ALL THAT’S BIOGLITTER® CAN BE GOLD!

    Bio-glitter® strikes GOLD in-cosmetics global 2017 Make-Up Award.

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  • Holdtight new zealand

    BIOGLITTER® AT HOLDTIGHT NEW ZEALAND

    Great to see Bio-Glitter® used by BodyFX at the #HoldTight festival in New Zealand.

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  • SONY BRAVIA – GLITTER BALLOONS ADVERT

    SONY BRAVIA – GLITTER BALLOONS ADVERT

    Bio-glitter’s biodegradable properties were perfect for shooting this video, as any glitter left behind after clean up would naturally degrade away in the environment.

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