Eco-Friendly Packaging

Euca’s Packaging “Peanuts” are Biodegradable

By October 4, 2018 No Comments

As global warming becomes prevalent, awareness grows around the damaging and long-lasting environmental effects of excessive waste. Accordingly, industry best practice product packaging & shipping trends are transforming rapidly.

Historically packaging and shipping was the science of filling voids in boxes, cushioning and protecting products whilst on route to their new home. Whilst sturdy, secure packaging to prevent products from breaking during shipping is vital, the focus has now shifted to include limiting waste, reducing carbon footprints and protecting the environment.

In the past, businesses have invested their funds and focus primarily towards how to prolong the shelf life of products, creating a sophisticated and unique design to stand out from the crowd to attract more attention, target audiences, sourcing materials, what is the best size for each type of product to be packaged.

Today, environmental impact has gained agenda weighing in the boardroom; consequently, new packaging trends are emerging as our current generation of consumers environmental awareness evolves.

At Euca sustainability is in our DNA. We’ve always been an environmentally conscious brand. We manufacture eco-friendly cleaning and laundry products, that are packaged in recyclable and sustainability packaging, that are shipped in biodegradable packaging. Our creative design along with recycled and biodegradable materials in product packaging reinforce our feelings about minimising our environmental footprint.

The team at Euca have invested extensive time researching the very best ways to store, transport and deliver our products so our customers can store and use our eco-friendly cleaning product without any loss of quality, with minimal environmental impact.

Euca’s packaging is 100% biodegradable. The foam like “peanuts” used to safely deliver your Euca cleaning and laundry products are designed to decompose in the compost of garden or can simply be dissolved in water and used on your lawns and gardens. The bio fill is made from corn starch. Being biodegradable and nontoxic, they are also safe for humans and pets if ingested accidentally. However, they are not produced in food-safe conditions, and are not recommended for eating. Also, during the manufacturing process, the nutritional value is removed from starch-based packing peanuts. Corn starch it is a naturally sourced material without any nasty additives. Just like Euca!

Our products containers are also great for storage. If you don’t need them for storage, they are made from fully recyclable materials.

Help limit waste and reduce your carbon footprint – choose Euca for all of your Household Cleaning and Laundry needs.

Shop the Euca Eco-Friendly Product range here.

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