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January 31, 2019
plastic waste

Hotel chain on a missi...

We all know the harm plastic bags are doing to our environment, with social media showing marine life entangled and imagery of our pl...
December 23, 2018
live more sustainably

25 Simple ways to live...

Living sustainably is all about using resources today in a way that maintains their supplies for the future. By living more sustainab...
November 16, 2018
Christmas

Go Green this Christma...

Did you know that Kiwis generate about 30% more rubbish over the holiday season? Yes, we agree that statistic is alarming. With all t...
October 10, 2018
How to Make a Compost Bin

How to start your own ...

With environmental sustainability globally in the spotlight, we’re looking at alternative ways of living that impact positively withi...
August 21, 2018
composting community

Ecobags News: Composti...

As part of Plastic Free July, Ecobags based in East Tamaki, decided to offer a free drop off disposal point at their premises for foo...
June 26, 2018

6 Simple Ways We Can R...

Maybe you’re not ready to break up with plastic altogether, but there are some super simple ways that can make a big difference in re...
November 21, 2018
compostable products

Compostable products, ...

It’s heartening to see increasing numbers of New Zealanders and organisations, embracing and implementing sustainable practices...
April 12, 2018
Plastic waste

NZ Retail Editorial

Ecobags were featured in the latest NZ Retail magazine. In an article titled ‘Minimising Waste & Maximising Sales’, t...
November 21, 2017
eco organic bags

Plastic is so last season

Organic cotton produce bags are the perfect answer to eliminating all those flimsy single use plastic bags when buying your fruit and...
September 22, 2017
compostable bin liners

Why should we use comp...

Why should we use compostable bin liners? The goal here is to reduce landfill waste. We all like a clean and tidy house, especially w...
April 13, 2018
fairtrade bag

What is Fairtrade all ...

What is Fairtrade all about?   Have you ever wondered where the clothing you wear, the chocolate you love or the coffee you dran...
April 13, 2018

Our Experience With Pl...

Our journey of positive impact As we head into the final days of Plastic Free July, we’re reflecting on the whole experience. L...
April 13, 2018

Bring your own bag

In America alone, according to the EPA, some 32 million tons of solid waste is plastic. The vast majority of this waste comes directl...
April 13, 2018

Composting: Grow Your ...

Composting is a process that turns organic waste into nutrient-rich soil. The material is decomposed and recycled as a fertilizer and...
April 13, 2018
pet waste bags

The Greener Way To Sco...

Did you know that there is an eco-friendlier alternative to traditional plastic pet waste bags? It’s a lesser-known but highly ...
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