Tag: recycling


Article Title: An (Almost) Zero Waste Home - The Bathroom

An (Almost) Zero Waste Home - The Bathroom

Compromising my personal hygiene, or the way I look, aren’t sacrifices I’m willing to make to decrease our environmental impact. Thankfully there are simple changes and awesome alternative products that can keep us feeling and looking good. Phew.


Article Title: An (almost) zero waste home - Food Waste

An (almost) zero waste home - Food Waste

Many of us were raised to not waste food, but sometimes things slip through the cracks. And what does, adds up. The average family throws away three shopping trolleys full of food every year.


Article Title: Home Composting 101: Compost Bins

Home Composting 101: Compost Bins

This week is Compost Week. So in this three-part blog series, we’re digging into sustainable, garden-loving ways to deal with food and plant waste at home or in your workplace.


Article Title: Home Composting 101: Worm Farming

Home Composting 101: Worm Farming

This week is Compost Week. So in this three-part blog series, we’re digging into sustainable, garden-loving ways to deal with food and plant waste at home or in your workplace.


Article Title: Home Composting 101: Bokashi Basics

Home Composting 101: Bokashi Basics

This week is Compost Week. So in this three-part blog series, we’re digging into sustainable, garden-loving ways to deal with food and plant waste at home or in your workplace.


Article Title: An (almost) zero waste home - The Kitchen

An (almost) zero waste home - The Kitchen

It’s said that the kitchen is the heart of a home because it’s where families spend a whole lot of time. It’s also where we make a heap of purchase decisions when it comes to food, and in doing so have the potential to create piles of waste.


Article Title: An (almost) zero waste home

An (almost) zero waste home

A family of four living in suburbia with day jobs and a fast-paced life – we are what I’d consider to be a pretty typical household, living in a pretty typical way.


Article Title: Goodbye buy buy - Responsible Decluttering Pt 1

Goodbye buy buy - Responsible Decluttering Pt 1

It appears we have once again reached peak Kondo. Marie Kondo’s Netflix series has created a second wave of people around the globe discarding possessions that don’t ‘spark joy’.


Article Title: The 8 R’s to being a conscious consumer

The 8 R’s to being a conscious consumer

You may have heard of at least three – reduce, reuse and recycle. But being a consumer in the 21st Century is pretty complex, and it seems we need a bigger toolkit.


Article Title: Creative upcycling to live more sustainably

Creative upcycling to live more sustainably

In Australia, we produce over 18 million tonnes of landfill waste each year, which on a per person basis puts us as one of the highest waste producing countries in the world. Our population is also projected to be 35.5 million by 2056, which will place increasing pressure on the natural environment and its resources. We can all look at making small adjustments to combat waste, and some of these can be fun, too.


Article Title: Meet the team – R&D manager Huia Iti

Meet the team – R&D manager Huia Iti

This week we caught up with our research and development manager, Huia, to talk about how catching and growing his own food has helped him and his family be kinder to the planet.


Article Title: Cut down on plastic with these 14 tips

Cut down on plastic with these 14 tips

It’s clear something has to be done to put a halt to further plastic pollution. And the power is in our hands. We can make a difference.


Article Title: Meet the team: sales and marketing executive Michelle Richardson

Meet the team: sales and marketing executive Michelle Richardson

We caught up with our sales and marketing executive Michelle to talk about her resolution to reduce her packaging waste and how she’s become a more conscious consumer.


Article Title: Meet the team – baby category manager Mandz Bishop

Meet the team – baby category manager Mandz Bishop

This week we caught up with our baby category manager, Mandz Bishop, who told us about her passion for travel and the arts and how she and her partner care for the environment.


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