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10 Ways to Reuse your Pulp Crunch Jar

We sell our Pulp Crunch in glass jars as we believe glass is truly the most sustainable way to go when selling a product. It can be recycled indefinitely (compared to plastics which can only be recycled 1 or 2 times) and it has no chance of leaching any toxins!   If you are a jar collector as we are, we’d like to share a few (and there are many more) ways that you can upcycle, reuse and add new life to your empty Pulp Crunch jar (or any glass jar for that matter)! Use as a vessel when shopping in bulk - a classic zero waste move Storing some turmeric powder and pumpkin seeds in upcycled jars. Hold your...

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FIBRE - An important part of a healthy diet and why Pulp Crunch is loaded with it

As a dietetics student, I am regularly asked “what is the best thing you can eat?” Unfortunately, there is no one “miracle” food, a healthy diet is based in variety. However, if I could choose one nutrient that comes close, I would choose fibre. Despite its countless sources and several health benefits, fibre is still one of the least glamourized and most underappreciated nutrients in the media. Fibre is available in many foods and many products; you just need to know where to find it. Today, I hope to clear up any misconceptions you may have about fibre, convince you that fibre is a nutrient you want more of and explain why Bruized’s Pulp Crunch can be a great option...

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A Year of Bruized // Challenges to Opportunities

We can’t believe it’s been almost a year since we launched Bruized! What an amazing first year of operations we’ve had, with tonnes of ups and downs, new opportunities and learning experiences. Here are some of the highlights we’ve been blessed with in this journey of fighting food waste… 2019 June Our launch started with our first farmer’s market at the Leslieville Farmers Market. We gained lots of interested and loyal customers at this market and overcame huge learning curves in terms of how to sell our products. Peep both of us at the booth running on adrenaline and three hours of sleep... ah to be young and naive... July  We partnered with the Spent Goods Company by incorporating their...

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