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5 Sustainable Kitchen Hacks for Green Living

Do you feel a pang of guilt when you discover your forgotten leftovers in the fridge? You’re not alone. Aussies throw out a jaw dropping $8-10 billion worth of food every year, which ends up in landfill eventually. We know we can organise our food consumption in a smarter, greener way. It just takes a […]

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5 Reasons to Avoid Palm Oil in the Supermarket

5 Reasons to Avoid Palm Oil in the Supermarket

It’s no secret we’re big advocates of the #PALMOILFREE movement here at Aware Environmental HQ. Our entire range is now and forever will be free from palm oil or palm oil derived ingredients. In fact, we became one of the first manufacturers in Australia to completely remove palm oil from our products. You can find […]

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The Top 3 Most Toxic Cleaning Products in Your Home

The Top 3 Most Toxic Cleaning Products in Your Home

We all know the drill… managing the household means cleaning up after three meals a day, a never ending cycle of dirty clothes, and a bathroom that leaves much to be desired. You’re probably left with quite a mess. Before you bust out the household cleaners… you should probably know which to start avoiding. The […]

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5 Steps to Detox Your Home

You’ve heard of detoxing your body, but did you know that you can detox your home as well? The average household contains many harmful chemicals, many of which you are unable to see, smell or taste. Taking more time to take note and reduce our exposure to internal and external toxins by detoxing our living […]

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The “Tiny House” movement – what is it?

Tiny living… small houses… what is the tiny house movement? Simply put, the tiny house movement is the movement toward people downsizing their houses to live a more environmentally sustainable, less costly, and less time-consuming lifestyle. Generally, “tiny” houses are 37 square metres or less, the next size up from the tiny house is a […]

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Minimalism 101

Minimalism. “What is it?”, we hear you ask. Minimalism is the act of removing what isn’t adding any value to your life, to make room for the stuff that actually is. Minimalism can cover many aspects of your life; for example, removing toxic relationships, clutter, time commitments and negative thoughts. In this post however, we […]

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A Trip of a Lifetime: Cathy’s Key Learnings

We spoke to the lucky winner of our “Adventure of a Lifetime” competition, Cathy Parker, and asked her to share some of her key learnings from her trip to Borneo. Here’s what she had to say… As the trip went on, Leif Cocks’ talks changed from teaching about the life and habits of orangutans to […]

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