Insinc Products Ltd - Cleaning Products, Paper Towels, Disposable Cups, Toilet Paper 154376 en-nz Insinc Products Ltd 30 How Does an Enzyme Cleaner Work on Pet Urine? Pets are wonderful creatures that bring joy into our lives. But let's face it, they don't always make the best houseguests. Accidents happen, and sometimes those accidents leave behind lingering odors. That's where enzyme cleaners come in. Enzyme cleaners are designed to break down the odor-causing molecules left behind by pets, making your home smell fresh and clean again. But how do they work? Let's take a closer look. 038, 17 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +1200 cat urine removerdog urine removerhuman urine removerremove urine smellenzyme cleaner for cat urineenzyme cleaner for dog urinepet stain removerdog urine cleanercat urine cleaner How Enzyme Cleaners Work Enzyme cleaners are powerful cleaning agents that can be used in a variety of industries. From carpet cleaning to laundry, enzyme cleaners are versatile and effective. But how do they work? Keep reading to find out. 038, 15 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +1200 bio-enzymesbio-enzymatic cleanersenzyme cleaners How a commercial compost facility works Commercial composting is an important process that helps to recycle organic waste back into usable soil. This process can be performed on a small or large scale, but typically requires a bit more infrastructure than home composting. In this blog post, we'll take a look at how commercial compost facilities work and what benefits they offer 038, 15 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +1200 What happens in a commercial compost facility The Many Types of Recyclable Plastic Packaging A lot of plastic packaging is recyclable, but did you know that there are actually many different types of recyclable packaging? In this blog post, we'll go over the four most common types of recyclable packaging and how they're recycled. Keep reading to learn more! 037, 9 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +1200 Types of recyclable plasticPET PlasticHDPE PlasticLDPE PlasticPVC PlasticPP PlasticPLA plastic The Best Way to Blow Your Nose: Tissues vs Toilet Paper When it comes to blowing your nose, there are three main ways to do it: handkerchief, tissues or toilet paper. They all have their pros and cons, but which one is the best option? In this blog post, we will discuss the benefits of using tissues over toilet paper for blowing your nose. 034, 17 Aug 2022 00:00:00 +1200 Tissues or toilet paper to blow nosewhy use tissues to blow noseare tissues or toilet paper better The future of coffee cups: plastic free As more and more people strive to reduce their reliance on plastic, the market for plastic-free coffee cups is growing. These cups are made from paper, and they are coated with a water-based dispersion barrier. This barrier helps to keep liquids from seeping through, making them ideal for coffee. Plus, they are fully compostable, so they won't end up polluting the environment. 033, 12 Aug 2022 00:00:00 +1200 plastic free coffee cupsaqueous lined coffee cupscompostable coffee cups Sugarcane food packaging: the perfect eco-friendly alternative to plastic Sugarcane food packaging is an eco-friendly alternative to traditional plastic and paper packaging. 031, 28 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +1200 sugarcane alternative to plasticplastic vs sugarcaneadvantages of sugarcaneis sugarcane biodegradable The benefits of phasing out hard-to-recycle and single-use plastics The phasing out of hard-to-recycle and single-use plastics is an important step in protecting our environment. It will help to reduce the amount of waste that ends up in landfill, and will also reduce the amount of plastic pollution that harms our wildlife. 030, 21 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +1200 hard-to-recycle-plasticsingle-use-plasticplastic phase out Plastic Free July: a worldwide movement that helps people reduce their plastic waste. The campaign runs throughout July, but you can start your journey to being plastic free any time of year. Whether you give up single-use plastics for July, or make small changes all year round, every step counts. 030, 21 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +1200 How to make your workplace plastic freereduce plastic in your workplaceplastic free July The power of enzymes: why they're great for keeping your drains clear If you've ever tried to clear a blocked drain, you know how frustrating it can be. You pour chemicals down the drain, only to have the problem come back a few days later. Enzymes are a safe and effective way to clean drains and keep them clear. Here's how they work. 029, 14 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +1200 #enzymedraincleaner#enzymestocleandrains#cleardrains#clearblockeddrains Most paper towels are not recyclable Paper towels are often seen as a recyclable product. They are made of paper, after all. Yet, soiled paper towels are only suitable for recycling as food waste - not paper waste. In this post, we will explore why that is and what you can do about it. 029, 14 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +1200 #canIrecyclepapertowels#papertowelsnotrecyclable#arepapertowelsrecyclable The benefits of recycling aluminium foil Aluminium foil is a thin sheet of aluminium that is frequently used in food packaging. 029, 14 Jul 2022 00:00:00 +1200 #recyclingfoil#benefitsofrecycling#canIrecyclefoil Many Benefits of Using Recycled Paper Towels If you are looking for a way to reduce your environmental impact, switching to recycled paper towels is a great option. Recycled paper towels are made from post-consumer waste. This means that they are manufactured from materials that have already been used once. This helps reduce the amount of waste produced each year, and it also helps conserve resources. In this blog post, we will discuss some of the many benefits of using recycled paper towels! 027, 28 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +1200 Recycled paper towelsbenefits recycled paper towels Nitrile Glove Benefits Nitrile gloves are used across many industries to protect hands against chemicals, punctures and pathogens. 025, 16 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +1200 nitrile gloveshow nitrile gloves are madenitrile protects against chemicalsnitrile prevents allergiesare nitrile gloves biodegradable Sustainable Food Packaging - What It Is, How it's Made, and Where it Comes from Sustainable food packaging is an important issue for many reasons. We are facing a global crisis in overproduction and waste, and this affects our environment, economy, and health. 024, 10 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +1200 Recycled Toilet Paper: The New Trend for Eco-Friendly Products Recycling toilet paper has become increasingly popular in recent years 024, 9 Jun 2022 00:00:00 +1200 recycled toilet paperpopular toilet paperwhy use recycled toilet paper How to clean a floor At Insinc, we sell floor cleaners for all commercial situations, and we specialise in environmentally friendly floor cleaning products. If you are concerned about damage to your polished floors, waxed floors, or laminated flooring, we can help 021, 18 May 2022 00:00:00 +1200 floor cleaners Deodourisers - how do they work? How do odour neutralisers work? A look at bio-enzymatic cleaners vs air fresheners. 019, 5 May 2022 00:00:00 +1200 How do odour neutralisers work? A look at bio-enzymatic cleaners vs air fresheners What do the bubbles in our dishwashing liquids actually do? Bubbles: are they all style and no substance? Do we need them in our dishwashing liquids? Are they safe? 018, 29 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +1200 foaming agentssodium laureth sulfatedishwashing detergent Are recycled paper towels as absorbent? Is a recycled paper towel as absorbent as a paper towel made from the pulp of a tree chopped down specifically to be made into a single use item that we can throw away after drying out hands or cleaning up a mess. 016, 14 Apr 2022 00:00:00 +1200 recycled paper Cleaners and septic tank care Septic tanks can become smelly and ineffective because of the overuse of strong cleaning products, but at Insinc, we can help. Read about enzymatic cleaners and septic tank care. 013, 21 Mar 2022 00:00:00 +1300 enzymatic cleanersBio-Zyme Cleanerquaternary ammonium How to dilute cleaning products Not sure which cleaning concentrate is right for you? Get in touch for advice on which cleaning product or chemical dispenser to use at your business or place of work to save money, time and energy. 012, 16 Mar 2022 00:00:00 +1300 cleaning productcleaning chemicalscleaning concentrates Rapid Antigen Tests RATs are no longer just for critical workers. At Insinc we sell Rapid Antigen Tests approved for sale in Aotearoa New Zealand by the Ministry of Health (MOH). 009, 23 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +1300 Covid-19Coronavirus Why choose phosphate free detergents? We're told a switch to phosphate-free detergents could lead to significant improvements in our waterways, but why? How does it work? 007, 9 Feb 2022 00:00:00 +1300 detergentseco-friendly dishwashingphosphate-free Face masks - cloth, surgical, P2, N95 or KN95 How much can a mask really protect you against a highly transmissible virus, and does your choice of mask have a significant impact on that protection? 005, 24 Jan 2022 00:00:00 +1300 Plastic-free coffee cups - Yah? All paper cups in Australia and New Zealand could be made with aqueous linings in future. Plastic-free coffee cups have to be a good thing, don't they? 004, 19 Jan 2022 00:00:00 +1300 Compostable coffee cups Can cleaning products damage our health? Cleaning products with high levels of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) can be a potential trigger for a number of health issues and are also dangerous to the environment. 051, 16 Dec 2021 00:00:00 +1300 What plastic is actually recycled in NZ? New Zealand households nationwide throw out 1.76 billion plastic containers each year, an average of 159 grams of plastic every day. We are one of the highest waste generators in the world. 051, 13 Dec 2021 00:00:00 +1300 plastic recycling Why are paper towels so absorbent? The last time you spilled a drink, how did you clean it up? What about drying your hands? What did you use? Most likely you grabbed a paper towel. But how do they absorb moisture so efficiently? 047, 15 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +1300 paper towelsrecycled paper What is recycled plastic used for? Ever wondered what happens to that plastic bottle once you’ve tossed it in a recycling bin? Ever wondered what your jacket filling, outdoor furniture, decking, yoga mat, active wear, togs, roading or toothbrush are made from? That’s right, your plastic rubbish. If rinsed out properly, your recycling can be reincarnated. 046, 10 Nov 2021 00:00:00 +1300 recycled plasticeco-products How to recycle Do you need to rinse your recycling before putting it out for kerbside collection? 044, 26 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +1300 recycling Which disposable gloves? When choosing disposable gloves, the main issue to consider is the appropriacy for the task at hand, so we’ll look at what makes gloves different from each other and their advantages and disadvantages. 043, 18 Oct 2021 00:00:00 +1300 Gloves Talking toilet paper .... Not all toilet paper is created equal. We expect a lot from toilet paper. We need it to be strong, and soft, and comfortable, and we also expect it to vanish, forever, once it’s flushed. So why does some toilet paper float? 040, 28 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +1300 Guide to floor cleaning machine pads At Insinc, we offer a full range of floor cleaning machine pads. What you need at your business will depend on the floor finish and the depth of cleaning you need: stripping, cleaning, scrubbing, buffing, polishing or burnishing. Tell us what finish and what machine you have, and we will be able to provide you with recommendations on the best pad for the job. 039, 20 Sep 2021 00:00:00 +1200 floor cleaning padsfloor padsfloor cleaners Can I recycle my coffee cup? We shouldn’t “wish-cycle” our coffee cups away. Single-use coffee cups are not recyclable. Even PLA plastics cannot be recycled, so the many bio cups ending up in standard recycling bins render everything else unfit for recycling. 034, 16 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +1200 PLA coffee cups At Insinc, we sell catering disposables from a variety of plant-based materials. We use paper, board and pulp, but the big difference is we don’t use conventional plastics. We sell cups lined with a PLA coating. 033, 9 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +1200 What is sugarcane food packaging? If you’re passionate about sustainability and offering renewable, biodegradable products to your customers, sugarcane fibre packaging is a great choice. 030, 21 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +1200 bagasseeco-friendly packagingFood packaging made from renewable sugarcane bagasse NZ's plastic ban - what does it mean for your business? It might be good for the planet, but what does New Zealand's single-use plastic ban mean for your business from a practical standpoint? 029, 13 Jul 2021 00:00:00 +1200 single use plasticno to plastic Difference between commercial and retail cleaning products Domestic and commercial cleaning products are designed to tackle very different jobs. It’s important to use the proper cleaning and disinfecting products to kill all dangerous germs and ensure the safety of staff and customers. 026, 24 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +1200 Can I compost paper towels? Paper towels do come in very handy, but can you put them in your compost bin? The answer is generally yes, depending on what mess you’ve cleaned up with that paper towel. 025, 14 Jun 2021 00:00:00 +1200 Paper towels are a part of most of our everyday livesbut can you put them in the compost bin? Are paper bags better for the environment? This is not a straightforward question, and there are environmental pros and cons to the manufacture and use of brown paper bags over plastic bags. If you agree paper bags are better for the environment, see our range. 022, 28 May 2021 00:00:00 +1200 How to choose the right size rubbish bag for your bin You probably haven’t given that much thought to rubbish bin liners. But if your business is a large one, you will have lots of different-sized rubbish bins in a variety of places, and because what’s being thrown out can vary significantly, you will need a load of different bags to line them. But what size to choose? 021, 22 May 2021 00:00:00 +1200 Rubbish bags Can cellophane be composted? An attractive option for brands wanting to go plastic-free, fully compostable cellophane allows business to display their goods at their best, and lets customers see their product before they buy. 018, 26 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +1200 What is oxygen bleach Oxygenated bleach is a much gentler, chlorine-free, non-toxic, biodegradable alternative to traditional chlorine bleach that leaves no harmful by-products or ugly orange splotches on your favourite T-shirt or super expensive new towel. 015, 8 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +1200 LaundryCleaners Is it safe to freeze food in plastic containers Freaking out a bit about freezing food in plastic? Not to worry. The Insinc team has done some research to help debunk common freezer myths and allay all your fears. 013, 23 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +1300 frozen foodfreezer safe containers Hand washing tips Here we go again. Back at lockdown level 3. So, what better time than a look at our first and possibly best line of defence against getting sick: how to wash your hands properly. 010, 4 Mar 2021 00:00:00 +1300 What makes a good dishwashing detergent? We think a quality washing up liquid should do the best for our planet as well as your plates. So what dishwashing detergent to choose? 009, 26 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +1300 How to get rid of bathroom smells Want to know how to get rid of bathroom smells? Ask us. We'll help you bring some pleasant scents to your bathroom with our air fresheners and powerful, safe bio-enzymatic cleaners. Make stinky toilets a thing of the past. 008, 16 Feb 2021 00:00:00 +1300 How do microfibre cloths work? Microfibre cleaning cloths are more hygienic, there is no need for expensive, damaging detergents and they can get things looking cleaner in a lot less time. Is it magic? 005, 28 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +1300 Cleaners Is plastic so bad? Could an end to plastic packaging actually be harming the environment even more? Let's talk about plastic! 004, 19 Jan 2021 00:00:00 +1300 What are eco friendly products? Environmental labels have a positive impact by identifying a product as being less harmful to the environment than other similar, yet unlabelled products. 051, 17 Dec 2020 00:00:00 +1300 Biodegradable and compostable plastics We have made a commitment to protecting the environment & have sold disposable products for many years. We’ll help you come to terms with you the ins, outs, pros & cons of compostable and biodegradable plastics. 050, 7 Dec 2020 00:00:00 +1300 Bio plastics Commercial composting vs home composting There are numerous terms used to describe how different packaging and materials break down. As a consumer I find it all a bit confusing, so let's peel back the layers so we can get to the core of the matter. 048, 27 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +1300 Why should I make my business green? Do customers really want my business to be more environmentally focused? What is the advantage to me? Going green helps make your brand more attractive to potential customers and can encourage long-term sustainable changes and savings. 046, 12 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +1300 Suck it up for the planet On a single day in 2018, volunteers around the world collected more than 3.6 million plastic straws and stirrers from beaches and waterways. Show your sustainability efforts. Eco-friendly straws let your customers know you're making an effort to leave a smaller footprint on Earth. 043, 23 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +1300 The biodegradable cutlery NZ will thank you for There is no need to resort to using your fingers to reduce waste and save the Earth. At Insinc we're passionate about the environment & stockists of a biodegradable cutlery NZ food businesses proudly serve up to their customers. 042, 14 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +1300 With compostable bin liners NZ businesses can make a difference Where have all the old shopping bags gone? Banned long ago. So what do you do when it comes to lining your rubbish bin? We’ve discovered there is a better way when it comes to bin liners: compostable bin liners made out of cornstarch. 038, 18 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +1200 Eco-friendlyrubbish bagsplastic alternative Green your business Doing the right thing for the environment saves whales, saves your business money, and can add to the list of things that set you apart from your competition. On top of all that, taking eco-friendly steps that make a difference is actually a lot easier than you might think. 037, 8 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +1200 Eco-friendly products Benefits of recycled paper The benefits of recycled paper are far reaching. It's easier on the Earth to make toilet paper, tissues, serviettes and paper towels from paper than it is from trees. The trees saved from being flushed down the drain or tossed into landfills can be left in their place, absorbing CO2 and producing oxygen for the good of us all. 035, 25 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +1200 recycled toilet paperrecycled tissuesrecycled serviettesrecycled paper towels Why use recycled toilet paper Vast swathes of natural forest are cut down, only to be flushed away after a single use. We've decided to do something about that. Recycled paper at INSINC is on a roll with an increasing number of recycled toilet paper, tissues, serviettes and paper towels appearing on our shelves. If your business is already buying it, then well done, because you are making a difference. 034, 20 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +1200 Paper towels come out top Research studies show that drying your hands with a clean, single-use hand towel may be the safest choice for reducing the risk of spreading germs. 027, 28 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +1200 Covid-19Paper towelsHygiene Enzyme based cleaners - Environmentally friendly cleaning products Cleaning with enzyme-based cleaners. A safer and healthier alternative to toxic cleaners, solvents, caustics and bleaches, enzymatic cleaners are a fantastic all-purpose cleaner to eliminate smells, stains, and grime. 022, 29 May 2020 00:00:00 +1200 non-toxic cleanernon-allergenic cleanerbiodegradable cleanerenvironmentally friendly cleanerdeodorising agentdegreaser The importance of drying hands after washing Washing hands is important. Drying hands after washing is equally important. Always dry your hands, properly, after washing them. Help stop the spread of the virus. 022, 27 May 2020 00:00:00 +1200 Hand washingHand driersHand soap Does Hand Sanitiser Work? Yes, When It’s Used Properly. Does hand sanitiser work against Covid-19? Yes, it does. But, how it’s used is absolutely crucial to how well it works. You must use it properly. Here’s how.. 017, 22 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +1200 hand sanitiserhand sanitizer Antiviral disinfectant nz Prevent the spread of COVID-19 with deep cleaning. We sell the type of antiviral disinfectant NZ cleaners use with confidence to keep our workplaces safe. 017, 22 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +1200 antiviral disinfectant Coffee cups can't actually be recycled National Geographic article 051, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1300 No7 Recyclable - the everything else category National Geographic article 051, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1300 Not all Plastic is Recyclable Article from National Geographic 051, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1300 You can't recycle dirty plastic National Geographic article 051, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1300 Glass and Metal can be recycled infefinitely National Geographic article 051, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1300 India recycles 60% of it's plastic waste 051, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1300 Not all Plastic is created equal National Geographic article 051, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1300 Recycling plastic downgrades it's quality National Geographic article 051, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1300 Ted-Ed - What really happens to the plastic you throw away? 051, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1300 7 Things you didn't know about plastic and recycling - National Geographic article 051, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1300 Bamboo Food Packaging Food packaging made from rapidly renewable bamboo 037, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +1200 Retail toilet rolls vs commercial What is the difference between toilet rolls purchased in a supermarket and commercial rolls? 035, 30 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +1200 Changing your workplace to green How can you make 'green' changes to your workplace? 033, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +1200 Plastic, degradable, biodegradable or compostable How can you tell the difference between plastic, degradable, biodegradable or compostable bags? 031, 3 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +1200 Are Pasta Straws the way of the future Seven Sharp article on Pasta Straws (4/5/18) 029, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +1200 Where is our recycling going? This video shown on Sunday (TVNZ) 15/7/18 shows what is happening to our recycling here in NZ 029, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +1200 Seven Sharp - plastic straws Seven Sharp discussing alternatives to plastic straws 029, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +1200 Spot the difference - coffee cups Do you know how to spot the difference between compostable coffee cups and plastic lined cups? 028, 10 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +1200 Biodegradable Straws Are you considering changing to using biodegradable straws? 013, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +1300 Biodegradable straws Recycling soft plastic bags Do you have a soft plastic's recycling center near you? 033, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +1200 Biodegradable Gloves Are latex gloves biodegradable? 031, 4 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +1200 Cleaning a fibrolite house Are you looking for a product to clean a fibrolite house? 037, 7 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +1200 Flushable paper towels Have you seen how quickly a flushable towel can fall apart? 031, 29 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1200 Bamboo Food Trays Biodegradable food containers 031, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1200 Blocked toilets causing a problem? Staff, customers and children often caused blocked toilets by flushing paper towels down them. 030, 19 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +1200 Volatile organic compounds: what they are and how to avoid them There are so many things that can potentially harm our quality of life, that sometimes we become overwhelmed and stop being concerned with it. It’s a nice feeling to not be bothered by anything, but it’s also extremely dangerous – especially when it comes to VOC (volatile organic compounds). 017, 19 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +1200 Beware: how toxic are your cleaning products? We all use cleaning products – that’s a fact. The problem is that we probably have tons of products lying around the house or our offices that are a lot more toxic than we ever imagined. 016, 14 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +1200 The world of gloves: which type is the most suitable for your business? Many industries and institutions require the usage of gloves for protection - hospitals, food preparation venues, tattoo studios, police work – the list is long. Since there’s a big chance your business is part of that list – we decided to give you some insight into the different options you have to help you decide on the most suitable one for you! 014, 30 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +1300 Toilet paper through history Toilet paper – something we rarely give a second thought to, and yet something we can barely live without. If we were there before it was first invented, we would probably be shocked by how things turned out today. 012, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +1300 Why you should know about bagasse products If you run a business and you often need disposable food service products – this post is for you. 011, 7 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +1300 How to prevent pollution in our waterways Water pollution is extremely harmful not only to us, but also to animals and water life. It leads to the disruption of food chains, diseases and even destruction of whole ecosystems. 010, 1 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +1300 Preventing pollution in waterways Why we should switch to PLA (corn starch plastic) Last blog we talked about the benefits of using biodegradable cups – now we want to mention something very relevant: polylactic acid or, as people usually call it, corn starch plastic. 009, 22 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +1300 Why we should use biodegradable cups We toss billions of disposable cups into the trash each year, and what happens to them afterwards is not a secret: they end up at the landfill where they remain for years. 008, 15 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +1300 Toilet paper and the environment Did you know that according to the Natural Resources Defense Council if every American family replaced just one regular toilet paper roll with recycled paper, we would save 420 000 trees? 007, 9 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +1300 Paper towels and their effect on the environment When we think about paper towels, we don’t really think too much. They’re just there: in our kitchen, in our office, in our school, in our bathroom, in the restaurant we always visit and even in our car. Their main advantage is that they have so many different uses, but it turns out – this can also be a drawback. 006, 5 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +1300