Month: August 2018

Zero Waste in Eastern Bay of Plenty (Ōpōtiki, Whakatāne, and Kawerau Districts)

Zero Waste in Eastern Bay of Plenty (Ōpōtiki, Whakatāne, and Kawerau Districts)

This guide covers Eastern Bay of Plenty districts (Ōpōtiki, Whakatāne, and Kawerau) only. Thanks to local, Lisa Eve, for helping us to keep this guide up to date! For other parts of the Bay of Plenty Region, please refer to the Bay of Plenty Regional Shopping Guide homepage. . . Our […]

Citrus All-Purpose Cleaning Spray

Citrus All-Purpose Cleaning Spray

Keen for a DIY all-purpose cleaning spray that is super budget but isn’t just straight white vinegar? We were too, so that’s why we started making all-purpose citrus spray! All you need is left over peels from several citrus fruit (any citrus fruit will do, or a […]

Zero Waste on the West Coast

Zero Waste on the West Coast

The West Coast’s dispersed geography presents a larger challenge to low-waste living than many other parts of the country. Outside of Greymouth, access to bulk bin stores is minimal and smaller communities some distance from these towns could really benefit from co-ops to help reduce waste […]