Sustainabili-Tea

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Sustainability

Supporting our tea farmers

All of the delicious leaves used in blending LYONS Tea are 100% sustainably sourced & Rainforest Alliance CertifiedTM. At LYONS Tea we are committed to ensuring decent working conditions for all our farmers while protecting the environment in the tea gardens. One cup of LYONS helps make a big difference.

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The environment

Together with the Rainforest Alliance, we're working to ensure the protection of local wildlife and their habitats in and around our tea fields.

Tea pickers & their families

Heat treatment is getting more popular everyday. Most of us have our own conceptions about this treatment.

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What you can do. Compost!

At LYONS we want to spread the word that you can compost your LYONS teabags. You can do this by adding them to your brown bin collection or why not try composting at home. It's simple and provides rich free compost for your garden. Here's some tips from the Master Blender.

Chop up waste

 

Add sprinkles of water to speed up the process

 

Layer green waste on top of brown waste

 

Place in the sun & turn regularly

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For more information and tips visit stopfoodwaste.ie

And remember, it's recycling small things like teabags that can help make a big difference.

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