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Turn your EcoCups into Seed Starter Pots

Turn your EcoCups into Seed Starter Pots

With spring in full swing, many of us are spending some time in the garden soaking up some sun and enjoying the sweet aroma of flowers blooming all around.  Now is the perfect time to be planting, and while you’re at it, showing the earth some love! Our compostable EcoCups make excellent seed starter pots!  .. read more

On October 13th, 2017, posted in: News, Recycling by , , ,

The Sustainability of Minimalism

The Sustainability of Minimalism

It’s no secret that the earth is groaning under the pressure of hosting around 7.5 billion humans.  It has been suggested that if everyone on the planet consumed as much as the average American, we would need 4 earths to sustain us.  Not good! It is clear that our habits & mindsets seriously need change. .. read more

On October 6th, 2017, posted in: Lifestyle, News by ,

How ‘Green’ are you really? Take our Quiz to find out!

How ‘Green’ are you really?  Take our Quiz to find out!

Some of us live our lives completely unaware of the impact we have on the earth, while others dedicate their lives to the preservation of the planet.  Then there are those who have good intentions, but still have a long way to go on the road to sustainability. Ever wondered how ‘green’ you really are?  .. read more

On September 29th, 2017, posted in: Lifestyle, News by , ,

The Insane Power of Mini Habits

The Insane Power of Mini Habits

Your new year’s resolutions become stale on day 3, your willpower is directly linked to your fluctuating emotions and the only thing fitspiration motivates you to do, is reach for another choc chip cookie.  Congratulations, you are normal! Let’s face it, most of us have goals (for us ladies it’s usually weight loss!) and aspirations .. read more

On September 22nd, 2017, posted in: Lifestyle, News by ,

Your Ultimate Recycling Guide

Your Ultimate Recycling Guide

Today is National Recycle Day and we are all encouraged to make a difference by recycling our waste! Ever wondered how much waste you produce?  Probably more than you think! The Department of Environmental Affairs estimated our current waste generation per capita (and it’s not pretty): Low income= 0.41kg/per person/day or (0.41kgx365 days)=149.65kg/person/year Middle income=0.74kg/per .. read more

On September 15th, 2017, posted in: News, Recycling by , 2 Comments

Putting our Paper Straws to the test

Putting our Paper Straws to the test

How many times have you used a plastic straw in your life?  Probably many, many times!  Now think about this; every single plastic straw you have ever used and discarded, probably still exists today somewhere!  Crazy, right? With an estimated 500 million straws being used daily in the US alone, no wonder plastic straws are .. read more

On September 8th, 2017, posted in: EcoPack Product Information, News by

Arbor Week Photo Competition 2017

Arbor Week Photo Competition 2017

National Arbor Week kicks off today which means it’s time to get your hands dirty and give back to the environment! EcoPack is all about caring for the Earth and that’s why we want to challenge you to participate in our Arbor Week Photo Competition. So are you planting something (trees, vegetables or flowers) during .. read more

On September 1st, 2017, posted in: EcoPack Cares, News, Win with EcoPack by

6 Beautiful Water Wise Plants for your Spring Garden

6 Beautiful Water Wise Plants for your Spring Garden

As Spring creeps closer and Allergex sales skyrocket, spending some time in the garden seems like a great way to celebrate the new season. Due to the drought, your garden is probably not going to bloom as gloriously as it once did though. The good news is that if you choose what to plant wisely, .. read more

On August 25th, 2017, posted in: News, Uncategorized by , ,

Why Golden Milk is all the Rage

Why Golden Milk is all the Rage

Watch out Chai Tea and Bulletproof Coffee, Golden Milk is here and it already has a cult following! Google “Golden Milk” and you will promptly be rewarded with recipe upon recipe to make this sought after drink that apparently cures everything from hair loss to arthritis. Thank goodness that this is not yet another product .. read more

On August 18th, 2017, posted in: News by , ,

The tiny house movement – is it for you?

The tiny house movement – is it for you?

Trending in the United States and Japan, tiny houses have increased in popularity over the past years. With various documentaries and television shows exploring tiny house living, the movement certainly has captured our attention and left many of us wondering, “Would I be able to live like that?” Relief from the financial burdens of paying .. read more

On August 11th, 2017, posted in: Lifestyle, News by