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We recently re-accredited Ti Kouka cafe, and these guys now have our 'Organic Badge' - selling 7 organic products with the support of one of our CC accredited suppliers All Good Organics!

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02/25/2017 at 05:37. Facebook
The uncomfortable truth about your smashed avo on toast - linked to fuelling deforestation, and drug cartels… We love the locally sourced avo on toast at Kokako Organic Coffee. Do you know where your avos come from? Want to support local, fair trade and organics in NZ? SIGN UP for FREE here [ Goo.gl Link ] and support businesses who care about what you care about.

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Can hipsters stomach the unpalatable truth about avocado toast? | Joanna Blythman

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02/24/2017 at 05:30. Facebook
China is building forest cities to fight air pollution! The
first forest city settlement is planned for Liuzhou, home to around 1.5 million residents in the southern province of Guangxi - taking green cities to the next level. If you want to see NZ stay green, SIGN UP and download the FREE Conscious Consumers App here
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'Forest cities': the radical plan to save China from air pollution

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02/23/2017 at 05:52. Facebook
We recently re-accredited local food heroes Chow and they received some new badges too, one such badge - ‘Supporting Communities’ having over the year supported 24 different communities through fundraising and donations

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02/22/2017 at 05:43. Facebook
Last year Costa Rica were powered by 98.9 percent renewable energy, that's a super clean grid! Want to change things? Together we have the power to transform the way businesses and industry operate. SIGN UP for FREE here [ Goo.gl Link ], add your card and values, and make your values heard each time you shop with accredited and insight businesses.

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Costa Rica ran almost entirely on renewable energy in 2016

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02/21/2017 at 20:03. Facebook
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02/21/2017 at 05:26. Facebook
We recently re-accredited Rata Cafe - a cafe located within Zealandia Ecosanctuary, an urban ecosanctuary, who are committed to giving back to the earth through sustainable business practices With the support of one of our CC accredited suppliers EnviroWaste Services Limited, Rata are recycling 16.600kgs every year!!

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02/20/2017 at 06:32. Facebook
Craft beer wasn’t always cool, but the guys over at The Third Eye - Tuatara's Temple of Taste have switched things up and we’re stoked to announce that with the support of a CC accredited supplier Kai to Compost, The Third Eye composted 3.456kgs of food waste!

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Did you know that second to oil, fashion and textiles are the most polluting industry in the world?? Things however, are changing. Join the movement! SIGN UP for FREE here [ Goo.gl Link ]. Our friends over at Sitka only want to create purposeful goods, stuff that lasts. Recently Sitka added some new threads to their lineup, Sitka Organic Garments, made from 100% GOTS Certified Organic cotton...
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Recently re-accredited, Logan Brown Restaurant & Bar are committed to minimising their impact both locally and globally And now with the support of our accredited suppliers Wellington Chocolate Factory and Peoples Coffee, Logan Brown Restaurant have received new badges including Fair Trade!

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Wellingtonians!! There’s still time get ins on $1 OFF Wellington Chocolate Factory Fairtrade New Zealand Hot Chocolates when you BYO cup To access this offer, SIGN UP here [ Goo.gl Link ] register your cards and values and once you’ve spent with us (or any other CC accredited business), this voucher and others will be available through the CC App.

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Heading to @splore tomorrow? Paving the way towards sustainable events, and the first festival to be CC accredited, Splore are out to prove you can still have a mean time while keeping it green ♻ Join the revolution. SIGN UP for FREE here [ Goo.gl Link ] and together we can transform the way businesses and industries operate!

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Which countries are the happiest and most sustainable in the world? Probably not the countries you’re thinking. Take a guess in the comments and check out the list article below.

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Which is the greenest, happiest country in the world?

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Our friends over at seize understand that our dollars spent are a silent vote, communicating a certain set of values to businesses and to industry. If you want to be an agent of change, SIGN UP here [ Goo.gl Link ], add your cards, and values and each time you spend, you’ll be communicating your values to local businesses, influencing business practices and industry standards!

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Denmark has more bikes on the roads than cars so why can’t we? @bikeswelcome are on a mission to break those lycra clad cyclist stereotypes and to get some proper infrastructure and get better bike parking for all you cyclists out there and could be cyclists

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Denmark is officially a cycling country! Bicycle sensors in Copenhagen offical count bikes 265,700 vs 252,600 cars! Denmark have shown the world that if you build the infrastructure, people will start riding their bikes. Cycling isn’t an option for everyone but there are loads of other everyday choices we can make to create a more sustainable future. SIGN UP here [ Goo.gl Link ], register your...
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Two-wheel takeover: bikes outnumber cars for the first time in Copenhagen

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A Grey Lynn institution, Ripe Deli has always been about making a difference - committed to sustainable business practices. Ripe are huge supporters of local suppliers, while also supporting their local Grey Lynn/Ponsonby community. SIGN UP and download the FREE Conscious Consumers App here [ Goo.gl Link ]
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Route 66 is about to become the first public roadway to receive a solar panel makeover, courtesy of Solar Roadways - a startup company based in Idaho creating smart highways through developing solar powered road panels.

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One of America's most famous highways is about to become an awesome science experiment.

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Our friends over at House of Dumplings are all about watching that carbon footprint and being decent humans, while making amazing food from scratch, produced locally and ethically If you, like us think that is pretty admirable, support businesses like this by becoming a Conscious Consumer SIGN UP here [ Goo.gl Link ], add your values, and cards and give your values a voice each time your...
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This guy has been living off the grid in an eco-community in Greece for a while now – it’s pretty epic. Check it out below. And, if you’re wanting to make NZ cleaner and greener, SIGN UP and download the FREE Conscious Consumers App here [ Goo.gl Link ] to find businesses who care about what you care about.

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Living off the grid in the hills of Greece - Vandog Traveller

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