Environmentally Friendly Products


Showing 49–58 of 58 results

    Paper Tape - Tape Spec Brand - FPP1 - Fatback Tape

    PAPER PACKAGING TAPES A versatile range of natural brown coloured Kraft Paper tapes FEATURES & BENEFITS FPP1 is made from strong Kraft Paper & coated with a high adhesion long life solvent rubber adhesive. Called a "flatback"tape because it has the ability to adhere to its own backing upon application.…

    Show Full Product Description ✛

    PAPER PACKAGING TAPES
    A versatile range of natural brown coloured Kraft Paper tapes

    FEATURES & BENEFITS

    • FPP1 is made from strong Kraft Paper & coated with a high adhesion long life solvent rubber adhesive. Called a "flatback"tape because it has the ability to adhere to its own backing upon application.

    FPP1 FlatBack Paper Tape

    • Kraft Paper Backing + long life solvent rubber adhesive.
    • A versatile, conformable Paper tape used in the picture framing market & as a general carton closure tape (suitable for most recycled boards).
    • Excellent for paper tabbing & splicing

    Pop Starch - Biodegradable Void Fill 350 Litre

    Pop Starch Biodegradable Loose fill - 350 Litre Made from expanded starch, Pop Starch is 100% compostable and biodegradable with no disposal costs, easier handling due to being non-static - reducing labour time, and having many environmental benefits. Pop Starch is a compostable and biodegradable expanded loose or void fill…

    Show Full Product Description ✛

    Pop Starch Biodegradable Loose fill - 350 Litre

    Made from expanded starch, Pop Starch is 100% compostable and biodegradable with no disposal costs, easier handling due to being non-static - reducing labour time, and having many environmental benefits. Pop Starch is a compostable and biodegradable expanded loose or void fill manufactured from Starch, protecting Products, your Profile and the Planet.

    A Material Specification and Safety Data Sheet is available for export and customs.

    Pop Starch has significant Performance Characteristics:

    Superior flow characteristics reduce packing time and labour costs.
    Excellent anti-shock and resilience properties make it suitable as void fill and for the protection of fragile, sharp or pointed items.
    Low density gives weight and cost savings for transport.
    Will, not ‘spring’ out of a carton, making it tidier and time-saving.
    Naturally antistatic, no time wasting clean up (polystyrene foam will cling to almost anything).
    Antistatic properties make Pop Starch suitable for packaging of electronics.
    Material Passed US Military Specification for Packaging Material Electrostatic Adhesion Tests Paragraph 3.12
    Can be compressed to form or take on any shape to prevent product migration.
    Ideal for export, many countries now regulate imports and packaging materials
    Some countries ban the import of Foam Polystyrene plastic, as they would be importing Landfill.
    Packaging material showed no signs of volume reduction or underfill in corrugated cartons during a 3 day test period at 40℃ and 80% Relative Humidity.
    Won't deflate in air shipments.
    Good thermal insulation properties.
    Can be sterilised with gamma rays.
    Will not attract pests or rodents but is attractive to birds.
    Not meant for human consumption but will not harm children or pets that may come into contact with the material.
    Not suitable for wet environments like chilled products that produce condensation.

    Pop Starch Environmental and Sustainability advantages:

    Made in New Zealand.
    Manufactured from sustainable renewable materials.
    Will biodegrade when exposed to any environment containing bacteria and moisture this can be aerobic or anaerobic above or below ground.
    Biodegradable time is less than cellulose (plant materials).
    Almost completely dissolves in water in hours, what is left biodegrades.
    Can be composted with organic waste including food waste to produce fertile humus in a few weeks, depending on temperature, moisture level and micro-organisms in the compost.
    Can be disposed of on the lawn or garden, or even down the toilet.
    Reusable, can be recycled through the same waste stream as cardboard and paper.
    Can be incinerated, combustion is complete with no toxic volatiles or metallic residues.
    Biodegrades to CO² &/or methane (depending on how much O² is present), water and humus with no polymeric or toxic residue.
    Manufactured without the use of solvents or ozone-depleting substances.
    Saves waste going to landfill and waste disposal costs. It is important to include the cost of disposal when considering the cost/benefit of other packing products; Pop Starch being free.
    Pop Starch is not meant to end its life in a landfill in fact anywhere else is better for the environment. However, if it was sent to landfill then it has completed the anaerobic biodegradability-screening test well within 60 days for test completion.
    Saves on emissions from and energy for waste transportation.
    Measurement of the Carbon Foot Print is an indication only as product densities and transport vary but to use a 2010 American Consulting Company study Pop Starch was found to have a Carbon Footprint of only 38% that of Expanded Polystyrene Plastic.

    Increasing awareness of issues like sustainability and waste reduction is effecting change. Economic goals are shifting from growth at any cost, without regard to the environment, health, other people or future generations, to sustainability, with measures like triple bottom line reporting and environment-friendly packaging. Pop Starch is a product that is compostable, biodegradable, does reduce waste and waste disposal costs and is sustainable.

    Specifications: Certified to American Standards ASTM D6400 – Compostable.
    ASTM D7081 – Biodegradable and Nontoxic in the Marine Environment.
    VINCOTTE OK Compost Certified. Main component starch. Supplied in 350L bags, allow 0.38 m³ per bag for freight calculations.


    Rapid Eco Full Strip Stapler Recycled Black

    Staples up to 20 sheets 100% recycled plastic Soy based printing Packaging is recycled cardboard glued with water based adhesives Designed for disassembly. Pieces can be sorted for recycling Takes full strip of Rapid 24/6 and 26/6 staples

    Show Full Product Description ✛

    • Staples up to 20 sheets
    • 100% recycled plastic
    • Soy based printing
    • Packaging is recycled cardboard glued with water based adhesives
    • Designed for disassembly. Pieces can be sorted for recycling
    • Takes full strip of Rapid 24/6 and 26/6 staples

    Re-Usable Canvas and Cotton Tote Bags

    ECV-11 Canvas Cotton Tote Bag This tote is made of heavy duty canvas material with full side and bottom gusset for support and durability. Enjoy this bag for multiple purposes and daily activities. Well constructed with cross stitching on handles for extra support and overlocked inner seams. Manufactured ethically at…

    Show Full Product Description ✛

    ECV-11 Canvas Cotton Tote Bag
    This tote is made of heavy duty canvas material with full side and bottom gusset for support and durability. Enjoy this bag for multiple purposes and daily activities. Well constructed with cross stitching on handles for extra support and overlocked inner seams. Manufactured ethically at SEDEX certified factory. 100% Compostableand Reusable bag.

    Canvas gives more sturdiness and durability than cotton. All of our canvas bags are made from naturally grown, ethically sourced cotton fibres. While more robust, they can still be folded flat. Their repeated reusability makes them a hugely popular choice with retailers and shoppers alike. Fabric is fully reusable and compostable

    Cotton Organic Fairtrade Tote Bag
    Fairtrade is about better prices, decent working conditions, local sustainability, and fair terms of trade for farmers and workers in the developing world. By requiring companies to pay sustainable prices (which must never fall lower than the market price), Fairtrade addresses the injustices of conventional trade, which traditionally discriminates against the poorest, weakest producers. It enables them to improve their position and have more control over their lives. These unprinted bags come with our FLO ID for your peace of mind that you’re buying a certified Fairtrade product.

    EC-04 Calico Cotton Tote Bag
    Colour: Natural

    • 140 gsm calico bag with overlocked seams and cross stitched handles for extra strength.
    • This provides additional space, making this suitable for shopping, for a quick run to the gym, or for toting the togs and towel to the beach.
    • Manufactured ethically at SEDEX certified factory.
    • 100% compostable and reusable bag.

    We stock the above bags in plain natural but all bags can be custom printed - please enquire. Minimum quantity for custom print is 200 (Set up charges extra).


    Recyclable Waste Bins - 300x300x500mm

    Each bin is made from 90% recycled cardboard Is environmentally friendly and compostable or disposable through your recycling bins Does not require a plastic internal liner, simply dispose of the entire waste bin (or reuse the bin) each bin is colour coded and named for the type of waste it…

    Show Full Product Description ✛

    • Each bin is made from 90% recycled cardboard
    • Is environmentally friendly and compostable or disposable through your recycling bins
    • Does not require a plastic internal liner, simply dispose of the entire waste bin (or reuse the bin)
    • each bin is colour coded and named for the type of waste it can take
    • each bin has a die-cut handle for easy handling and disposal
    • The specific "Rubbish"  waste bin has a water barrier coating applied to the inside which gives good water and grease stain resistance.  This coating complies to F&DA regulations for direct food contact, prolonged exposure to water/moisture will break the barrier coat down
    • Ideal for office blocks, school classrooms, cafeterias, universities and workplaces focused on reducing plastic waste


    Shopping / Retail Carry bags with Paper Twist Handles

    Castaway paper carry bags - sold only per full carton of 250 bags Large: 340x90x480mm - 14.7L volume - 9Kg max carrying weight Great value bags Brown kraft paper Recyclable, compostable Made from a sustainable and renewable resource

    Show Full Product Description ✛

    • Castaway paper carry bags - sold only per full carton of 250 bags
    • Large: 340x90x480mm - 14.7L volume - 9Kg max carrying weight
    • Great value bags
    • Brown kraft paper
    • Recyclable, compostable
    • Made from a sustainable and renewable resource

    Takeaway Paper Carry Bags with Flat Fold Handle

    Brown Kraft Flat Fold Paper Handle Bags Ideal for takeaway containers as these bags have a wider base Size: Medium and Large Medium: 280x150x280mm - 7Kg Max carrying weight - 11.7L volume - 200 bags per carton Large: 340x140x320mm - 9Kg Max carrying weight - 15.2L volume - 250 bags…

    Show Full Product Description ✛

    • Brown Kraft Flat Fold Paper Handle Bags
    • Ideal for takeaway containers as these bags have a wider base
    • Size: Medium and Large
    • Medium: 280x150x280mm - 7Kg Max carrying weight - 11.7L volume - 200 bags per carton
    • Large: 340x140x320mm - 9Kg Max carrying weight - 15.2L volume - 250 bags per carton
    • Sold per full carton quantity

    Takeaway SOS "C" Block Bottom Bag

    Paper Takeaway Block Bottom Bags Same size and weight as the McDonalds Takeaway bags 215x121x305mm 48g Brown Recycled Kraft Paper Recyclable, Compostable, Sustainable Can be custom printed Packed in 1000's Great alternative to plastic carry bags excellent for Takeaway shops, grocers, market stalls etc

    Show Full Product Description ✛

    • Paper Takeaway Block Bottom Bags
    • Same size and weight as the McDonalds Takeaway bags
    • 215x121x305mm
    • 48g Brown Recycled Kraft Paper
    • Recyclable, Compostable, Sustainable
    • Can be custom printed
    • Packed in 1000's
    • Great alternative to plastic carry bags
    • excellent for Takeaway shops, grocers, market stalls etc

    Twines and Strings

    A range of general purpose twines and strings with a variety of general uses and specialty applications.  These twines are relatively thin and light in weight. Natural cotton, jute, and synthetic polypropylene twines are conveniently pre-packaged for the consumer. Convenient pre-packaged products Natural and synthetic options Synthetic twines available in…

    Show Full Product Description ✛

    A range of general purpose twines and strings with a variety of general uses and specialty applications.  These twines are relatively thin and light in weight. Natural cotton, jute, and synthetic polypropylene twines are conveniently pre-packaged for the consumer.

    • Convenient pre-packaged products
    • Natural and synthetic options
    • Synthetic twines available in a range of colours



    UNI PEN SIGNO ECO UMN105E 0.5mm

    FEATURES A RUBBERISED BARREL THAT IS COMFORTABLE TO HOLD - Barrell made from 50% recycled plastics. 0.5mm nib. Blue/Black

    Show Full Product Description ✛

    FEATURES A RUBBERISED BARREL THAT IS COMFORTABLE TO HOLD - Barrell made from 50% recycled plastics. 0.5mm nib.
    Blue/Black

    UNI PEN SIGNO ECO UMN105E BLACK GEL INK 0.5MM