Help Us Ditch Single-Use Plastic

by Bryce Cunningham in Mauchline, Scotland, United Kingdom

We did it
On 15th August 2018 we successfully raised £10,030 with 244 supporters in 47 days

We want to ditch plastics, and package ALL of the Mossgiel Girls milk into re-useable glass bottles and milk churns

by Bryce Cunningham in Mauchline, Scotland, United Kingdom

New stretch target

With the stretch target, we could install milk vending machines in our supporters shops - helping reduce the impact of Mossgiel Milk even further.  With a vending machine - we supply milk in a 100 litre churn, and you fill your bottle of super-fresh, awesome and tasty milk yourself. :) 


Thanks for visiting - we're mega stoked you came!!

We really want to rid ourselves of single-use plastics, and get the Mossgiel Girls AWESOME Organic milk into reusable glass bottles and mini-milk churns.

Currently, 8 MILLION tonnes (that's 8, 000, 000, 000 kilos) of plastics are dumped into landfills, fields, the sea and woodlands around the world EVERY YEAR - and that doesn't sit well with us, so we want to pioneer the change!!

We are committed to replacing single-use plastics with reusable packaging for 100% of the Mossgiel Girls milk by the end of the summer, and yeah - that's this year!!  Our biggest issue is cost - plastic bottles are 75% cheaper than glass to buy - meaning we would need to pass that big initial cost on to our supporters and ask a faceless, mega-bank for an interest-laden loan. BOOOO!!!


So Farmer Bryce had an idea (can't be good) - we could ask for a small rental deposit for the glass bottle each time you collect your Mossgiel Milk, and each time you head back to a supporting stockist with an empty bottle, or have your next delivery of more of the Mossgiel Girls finest, you only pay for the milk itself; and if you decided you didn't want any more that day - the empty bottle would be like your own little glass cheque of awesomeness!!  :D

For our crowdfunder, we thought it would be mega cool to ask for you to pre-pay the deposit - and we will let YOU decide how much!!!!

If you can support our crowdfunder, we will send you a voucher for FOUR glass bottle rentals with little re-sealable caps for your brand new Mossgiel Milk bottle (then you can re-seal the bottle after the foil cap has gone) - then you can head to your local Mossgiel Milk supporter, or have the girls milk delivered to you, and only pay for the fresh, organic, white gold inside :) 

Thanks for reading and watching - we think you guys are MOOOOOARVELLOUS..........

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