• The Power of Sustainable Fundraising

    The Power of Sustainable Fundraising

    I might be getting on a bit but I have this vivid memory (from back in the 80’s) of our school sending home a plastic bag filled with all different sizes of plastic bags to sell as a fundraising initiative for our school. We were to go door to door selling these bags and return all the money to the school by a certain...
  • Plastic-Free July: 5 Easy Things You Can Change Today

    Plastic-Free July: 5 Easy Things You Can Change Today

    You may have picked up on #PlasticFreeJuly on your social media accounts, but what does Plastic-Free July even mean? Most of us will have watched or read news of plastic killing our planet and watched the frightening scenes of growing landfills and fish swimming in a sea of plastic.Here is a quick recap of the numbers to refresh you on the damage plastic consumption...
  • 10 Easy Ways to Create a more Sustainable Kitchen

    10 Easy Ways to Create a more Sustainable Kitchen

    One of the most used parts of the house and the place which produces the most waste is the kitchen. When starting on a sustainable household it is ideal to kick start things in the kitchen. Being the heart and hub of our homes, the kitchen is a very good place to start. This blog post gives you ideas and inspiration for easy product...
  • The Habit Changer using the Good Change Bamboo Reusable Eco Wipes

    The Habit Changer using the Good Change Bamboo Reusable Eco Wipes

    For the month of August we posted tips on how to use the Bamboo Reusable Eco Wipes. These reusable paper towels/wipes are super absorbent and made from 100% sustainable bamboo – one of the strongest natural materials on the planet – these handy little towels are safe to use again & again on all surfaces including steel, granite, wood – even glass!For this blog...
  • Denizen Magazine

    Denizen Magazine

    We’re thrilled to be featured in design and lifestyle magazine Denizen with our compostable eco dishcloths. Celebrating The Small Steps Compostable Eco Dishcloths We’re all about celebrating the small steps on the journey to an eco-friendlier planet, and that’s exactly why we’re championing Good Change Store’s revolutionary collection of compostable dishcloths. Crafted from wood pulp and cotton, the Eco Cloth is a bacteria-fighting, quick-drying...
  • The Best Fundraiser for Schools – The Eco Cloth Fundraiser

    The Best Fundraiser for Schools – The Eco Cloth Fundraiser

    Our Eco Cloth Fundraiser for schools was voted top of fundraisers by New Zealand magazine, Tots to Teens. Reasons for the top position was both the organised helpful approach to fundraising, relieving school staff and teachers of the burden normally involved with school fundraising. Secondly, because the Eco Cloths have so many benefits on top of being an earth-friendly dishcloth. “If you’ve been landed with the...
  • What are Eco Cloths?

    What are Eco Cloths?

    Eco Cloths are the eco-friendly alternative to traditional plastic laden kitchen sponge. They are made from natural fibres namely wood pulp and cotton and completely decompose once you are done with them. The resulting cloth is extremely absorbent and so strong. The eco cloth can absorb the equivalent of 15 paper towels weight in liquid; then quickly release it the liquid with a quick wring out....
  • What Happens to the Old Cloths You Throw Away?

    What Happens to the Old Cloths You Throw Away?

    Most old sponges are made of plastic Have you ever considered what your cleaning cloths are made of?  We are so used to grabbing a cleaning cloth from the aisle in the supermarket, but have you considered what that cloth is made from, the packaging it's in and how that breaks down in nature once you throw it out? Microplastics can be found in the...
  • Plastic Free July - GIVEAWAYS

    Plastic Free July - GIVEAWAYS

    July is upon us and we are proud to say that we (Good Change) are participating and supporting the Plastic Free July movement. This global movement helps millions of people be part of the solution to plastic pollution – so we can have cleaner streets, oceans, and beautiful communities. For the month of July we will be running a series of giveaways graciously provided...
  • Eco cloths recommended by Cuisine Magazine

    Eco cloths recommended by Cuisine Magazine

    May, 2020 Good Change eco cloths recommended in Cuisine Magazine - New Zealand's top food magazine: TRY IT...YOU'LL LIKE IT. Made from wood pulp and cotton with no nasty microplastics, and packaged using recycled cardboard, Good Change Eco Cloths can be used for all your cleaning then popped into the washing machine or dishwasher to clean. Lasting for up to 9 months, once  you...
  • Hand over the cleaning on Mothers Day

    We've put together Best Mother's Day Tips for Lockdown 2020. That very special day where we look after our Mum is creeping up on us so it’s time to take over the reins and give her some relief from the mundane. Mother’s day after a full level 4 lockdown also means that Mum has seen A LOT of you, so this year’s Mother’s Day...
  • Good Change Eco Wipes and Eco Cloths featured in Good Magazine

    Good Change Eco Wipes and Eco Cloths featured in Good Magazine

    April 4, 2020 - Eco Cleaning Washing wash cloths has never been so important as it is right now which is why Good is in love with the Eco Cloth from Good Change. Making sure surfaces are clean and COVID-19-free feels like a non-stop process right now. It has us washing washcloths more frequently, as well as reaching for hand cream! That’s why we love...
  • Good Change Compostable Eco Cloths featured in NZBusiness Magazine

    Good Change Compostable Eco Cloths featured in NZBusiness Magazine

    Monday, 30 March 2020 Tauranga mums Kristy Hunter and Stine Smith are on a mission to eliminate the nasty dish cloth from Kiwi homes with a compostable, eco-friendly alternative When friends Kristy Hunter and Stine Smith wandered their local supermarket, they were dismayed at the amount of packaging and plastics used in everyday items – so they decided to do something about it. In August...
  • Good Change Eco Cloths featured in the New Zealand Herald

    Good Change Eco Cloths featured in the New Zealand Herald

    Tauranga-based Stine Smith, co-founder of an eco-friendly cleaning products company, talks setting up shop with her friend Kristy Hunter and taking their sponge global. What does your business do? We source an eco-friendly dish cloth from Germany and we work with a designer to put our own designs on them. They are designed for people who are conscious of the environment but also want something...
  • Meet the New Bamboo Reusable Eco Wipe

    Meet the New Bamboo Reusable Eco Wipe

    The Bamboo Reusable Eco Wipe is the latest product from Good Change’s eco-friendly product line-up. The FSC (Forest Stewardship Certified), the highest level of forestry certification in the world approved the product. It tracks the entire manufacturing process of the product. The Bamboo Eco Wipe is made from 100% FSC certified bamboo. Each roll contains 20 perforated bamboo sheets measuring 11 x 12 inches....
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