While Environmental Choice New Zealand is the official environment label, providing a credible and independent guide, there are a number of other eco programmes and certifications concerned with environmental issues. We’ve summarised these into a helpful document so you can understand the different programmes. You’ll note that Environmental Choice New Zealand is the only certified Type 1 programme in New Zealand.
The Environmental Choice team hosted Summer Networking Drinks for licensees on Thursday 18 February.
Francesca Lipscombe brings 15 years’ broad business knowledge to the role including a variety of sales and marketing experience working for organisations such as global tech firm NCR Corporation and importer and distributor of consumer electronics Monaco Corporation.
Having spent six years with the New Zealand Green Building Council and across the ditch at Sustainability Victoria, a statutory authority with a board appointed by the Minister for the Environment and Climate Change, Bush brings ample experience to the role.
Environmental Choice New Zealand licensees Resene, Dulux, Valspar (Wattyl) and Paint Plus were featured in the Paint by Numbers article in August-September issue of Green Ideas magazine. They all have a range of paints that are certified with the Environmental Choice license.