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New Heroes for autumn 2017

The latest products and services to be crowned Heroes on!

This article appears in the autumn issue of Magazine, distributed with the Guardian on 27 October 2017. Click here to read the full digital issue online

This Christmas, keep it ethical! Before you start shopping, have a look at these superstar products and services that have been crowned Heroes on

Weleda Skin Food

In 1926, Weleda introduced a totally natural, replenishing cream – and it’s still going strong. No longer an industry beauty secret, this nourishing balm soothes skin battered by daily stresses ranging from poor diet to pollution. Its ability to perk up a complexion suffering from sleepless nights and jet-lag means Skin Food is a firm favourite among many high-profile models and celebrities.

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Monkee Genes Organic Flex Classic Skinny

The Classic Skinny has been Monkee Genes’ bestseller for 10 years. These jeans are made from Organic Flex, a brand new fabric that’s been put to the test by a team of skaters, bikers, dancers and gymnasts. It’s a high-tech sports denim that’s built to last across the seasons.

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Love Nature

This 4K Nature streaming channel features a treasure trove of content that will bring you and your family closer to Nature. Prepare to be immersed in the beauty and wonder of the natural world through high-quality, compelling and unexpected stories of animals and landscapes.

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The Raw Chocolate Co Chocolate Mulberries

Vegan, raw, organic, Fairtrade and free from refi ned sugar, gluten and soy – what’s not to love? Sun-dried organic Turkish white mulberries, which have a sublime chewy texture and caramel flavour, have been coated in award-winning dark, raw, organic chocolate. Bliss.

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Valley Fest

Valley Fest prides itself on being a festival with heart – a celebration of organic food, farming, music and silliness, and a place to share in all of those things together. Every year the organisers create a little pocket of joy on their organic farm, which overlooks the stunning Mendip Hills and Chew Valley Lake, not far from Bristol. We can’t wait for the family festival to return in 2018 – make sure you book your tickets (and order your glitter) early!

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Milestone Eco2 Kitchens

This made-to-measure range has the best eco credentials available in the kitchens market. It’s made from chipboard with high recycled content (70% or better), most of which is from post-consumer wood waste. The rest is FSC certified.

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Graig Farms Organic Everyday Meat Box

Enjoy a selection of organic meat for any occasion at a great price! Free range, organically reared and fully traceable, it comes with animal welfare guaranteed. The Organic Everyday Meat Box contains everything you need for weekend and weekday meals, from burgers and sausages to roasts.

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Po-Zu Resistance sneakers

These gorgeous high-top vegan lace-up sneakers are part of Po-Zu’s latest range – a collaboration with Star Wars that features ethical footwear inspired by some of the films’ lead characters (under license with Lucasfilm/Disney). The Resistance sneakers are made of organic cotton and feature a rubberised official Rebel Alliance badge. There’s a quilted rear panel, cushioned tongue, removable memory-foam Foot-Mattress™ (allows orthotics placement) in latex and cork, and a high-performance grip natural rubber sole. Stylish comfort at its best.

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Octopus Energy Super Green Tariff

Octopus Energy, a ‘new breed of energy supplier’, promises transparency, honesty and simplicity. Its Super Green Octopus Tariff offers 100% renewable electricity and full carbon offsets for gas so, from an energy point of view, your home is carbon neutral.

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