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What does my KiwiSaver have to do with plastic pollution?

What does my KiwiSaver have to do with plastic pollution?

Remix Plastic is a sustainability education project that engages people in a conversation around reducing their consumption of single-use plastic. ...
Plastic Free Bathroom w. Remix Plastic / Plastic Free July

Plastic Free Bathroom w. Remix Plastic / Plastic Free July

This year as part of Plastic Free July Aotearoa, we have given a tour of our bathroom to show the different things that you can swap out. This blog...
International Customers - Please Read before Buying These Earrings

International Customers - Please Read before Buying These Earrings

In 1901, a huia feather was presented to the Duke of York, heir to the British throne, during his visit to Aotearoa New Zealand and in 2020 I gifte...
What happened after Jacinda wore our Huia Feather Earrings

What happened after Jacinda wore our Huia Feather Earrings

On Friday 29th May New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern wore a pair of the Huia Feather Earrings during a press release about supporting the...
Our Huia Feathers

Our Huia Feathers

New Zealand’s Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, recently wore a pair of our Huia Feather Earrings* and we have been blown away with the support for o...
Recycling Tutorial: Failed 3D Print Accessories

Recycling Tutorial: Failed 3D Print Accessories

Recycling 3D printer plastic waste tutorial as part of our Makerspace series. These resources aim to provide ideas and inspiration for others to consider how these may impact the environment and explore ways to reduce that impact where possible.

Often 3D printers cut out part way through the job or prototyped objects are no longer needed. These items may have potential to become something other than planned!
Social Change, One Name Tag at a Time

Social Change, One Name Tag at a Time

Name labels are often used for conferences, meetings, workshops and networking events. Working in waste reduction I was surprised to find this is e...
Support Local Charities Offer

Support Local Charities Offer

We have recently partnered with CareSaver KiwiSaver, a KiwiSaver scheme that invest funds in environmental and socially responsible companies, avoi...
Supporting Aotearoa's Charities

Supporting Aotearoa's Charities

As we all know, a lot has changed over the past 2 months. With a nationwide lockdown many businesses have struggled to keep their footholds until t...
Recycling Tutorial: 3D Printer Waste Accessories

Recycling Tutorial: 3D Printer Waste Accessories

Recycling 3D printer plastic waste tutorial as part of our Makerspace series. These resources aim to provide ideas and inspiration for others to consider how these may impact the environment and explore ways to reduce that impact where possible.
My Journey Through Ethical Investing

My Journey Through Ethical Investing

In April I had the opportunity to tell my story of how I discovered I was investing in companies that I had been boycotting for my entire consumer life.
10 Ways That Living Low Waste Has Helped Through Lockdown

10 Ways That Living Low Waste Has Helped Through Lockdown

These things have reduced our impact and saved us money over the past 3 years. During the lockdown, living low waste allowed us to be resilient and adaptable.