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Ethical Perks – an introduction to NONA

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NONA make plastic clothes pegs from recycled ocean plastic, and in the process support fishing communities and marine eco-systems. Find out why we love them, and how you can secure your exclusive Big Clean Switch discount.

About Ethical Perks

At Big Clean Switch we don’t just love clean energy. We’re always on the look out for other ethical products, and when we find one we love, we like to share!

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Never break a clothes peg again

The NONA ultra-durable, recycled ocean plastic clothes peg is not only preventatively eco-friendly and socially responsible, its sturdy, mono-form shape is practically unbreakable. 

Made in the UK and built to withstand exposure to extreme weather and prolonged sunlight, NONAs have no moving parts, are durable, dependable, and long-lasting. If they don’t outlast you, just recycle them at the end of its life.

Why we love NONA

Not only are NONA pegs are super stylish, and practically unbreakable, the team are so concerned about environmental impacts, they are doubling down on their own impact. By offsetting twice the amount of carbon emissions from production and shipping, their products are now climate-positive. Through their partnership with ON A MISSION they are investing a portion of their sales into responsible reforestation projects.

About Ocean Plastic

Ocean Plastic is a huge source of pollution.

– Every year 8 million metric tonnes of plastic enters the worlds oceans, it is estimated by 2050 ocean plastic will outweigh fish 

– Oceans are already filled with about 165 million tons of plastic (and that has recently been challenged as a modest estimate)

– Microplastics have been found in just about every corner of the planet

– More than 640,000 tonnes of nets, lines, pots and traps used in commercial fishing are dumped and discarded in the sea every year, the same weight as 55,000 double-decker buses.

NONA take discarded ocean plastic, clean, shred and mould into the NONA Recycled Ocean Plastic Clothes Peg. You can read more about the process here.

Exclusive Big Clean Switch discount

As a thank you to Big Clean Switch customers, you can get up to 20% off on an order of NONAs.

  • Enjoy 10% off all orders under £49 with the code BIGCLEAN10
  • Enjoy 20% off all orders over £50 with the code BIGCLEAN20

The climate positive NONAs are the ultimate eco stocking stuffer:

  • Each purchase invests in responsible reforestation products via ON A MISSION
  • Each purchase supports eXXpedition and Ghost Fishing UK to help keep plastic out of the oceans
  • Durable, long-lasting, innovative clothes pegs made from recovered plastic, in ocean-themed colours
  • Plastic free packaging with compostable cornstarch chips
  • Keep informed with tracking via Hermes (on UK orders over £50)

Gifting a greener future has never been easier! In fact, all you have to do is decide which stockings you’re going to fill with all that eco goodness…

So gift on the green side this holiday season and enjoy 10% off all orders under £49 with the code BIGCLEAN10 or 20% off all orders over £50 with the code BIGCLEAN20 before end of December 2021. Visit NONA to view their range.

Please note, the cut off for Christmas delivery is 19th December

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