PFC news and stories

Plastic-free Kitchen Tips at Home or Restaurants

We’re often asked how it’s possible to do shopping without plastic, whether that’s for your home kitchen or your restaurant/hotel, we would like to share some tips on how to do this. One of the most inspiring restaurants we work with have been plastic free in their...

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Simple DIY toothpaste recipe

Baking soda/bicarbonate soda, coconut oil, peppermint essential oils and bamboo toothbrushes are all you need for a good dental routine. This is with spirulina powder for calcium, it's green in colour and has an interesting flavour - which you can mask with peppermint...

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Soorsdey Kampot!

Faced with concerns about single-use plastic in her guesthouse in Kampot, Fie began to look for solutions. She first contacted PFC to source metal straws to use for their drinks and for visitors to buy. Fie previously worked in the service industry in her native...

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Kheng's story

Kheng grew up around 70kms, north of Siem Reap, for his high school he had to move to Siem Reap, where he later went to university to study English literature. His professional career has begun in hospitality learning about customer service and restaurant manager and...

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Safe drinking water in Cambodia

A common fear amongst travelers to Cambodia is safe drinking water. Here’s a guide to where you can get drinkable water without using 4.6 million plastic bottles. In Siem Reap, it’s estimated that 4.6 million water bottles are generated by the tourism industry alone....

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Opening weekend at ChubMet a green success!

When PFC partnered with ChubMet Music and Arts Festival, we were excited to make the first step on this journey, but we were also setting realistic expectations. Why?   This is the first event in Siem Reap to partner with a green organisation and try to create...

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PFC aim to take festivals to greener pastures

This year we make a very important step. We are invited to partner with ChubMet Music Festival in February 2017, where we will start the process of leading major events to a lower waste, lower mess reality.   The first step is the hardest and the most important, this...

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Help or harm? Know your plastics.

Ever wondered what the little number inside the triangle on your plastic means? You should! Find out the types of plastics that are safe and the ones you want to avoid! There are seven types of plastic, which we should all get to know, those that are safe to eat and...

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