ChicoBag introduces seven new reusable bag collections, such as DayPack rePETe, a backpack made from recycled fabric. The designs all fold down to a small carrying size and include attachments like carabiners for easy use on the go. Other designs are made from materials like recycled plastic bottles and are available in multiple colors.
Seventh Generation has introduced new disinfecting sprays and wipes. Available in multi-surface cleaner and basic disinfecting wipes, the company says these products kill 99.9% of germs in a botanical way. The cleaners come in a lemongrass and thyme scent.
Shelton’s introduces chicken pet treats that contain all-natural meat with no additives or chemicals. The free-range chickens are raised without any antibiotics and they are fed an all vegetarian diet. There are no fillers, colors or flavors; just plain chicken breast meat. The only other ingredients in these treats are rice starch and sea salt. Treats come in a four-ounce pouch that has a one-year shelf life.
New organic gardening kits, called Real Organic—Real Easy, from Bethel Organics, include everything necessary to start an organic garden. The Seed Starting Kits contain seeds, soil tablets, fertilizer, wooden plant markers, a garden almanac and DOT planting pots. Instructions on planting are included in each kit, such as the tomato and basil kit. Other seed combinations will be available seasonally.
A new dish detergent is now available from Earth Friendly Products. The DuoDish Detergent can be used for machine and hand washing dishes. The product is salt-free and all natural, as well as free of phosphates, bleach, petroleum, ammonia, formaldehyde and 1,4-dioxane. The detergent is available in 25-oz. bottles.
Seventh Generation has introduced new disinfecting sprays and wipes. Available in a multi-surface cleaner and basic disinfecting wipes, the company says the botanical-based products kill 99.9% of germs. The cleaners come in a lemongrass and thyme scent. 60 Lake St., Burlington, VT 05401, www.seventhgeneration.com
Mini Bakes are all-natural miniature baked dog biscuits from Zuke’s. They come in three flavors: turkey ‘n taterz, peanut butter ‘n blueberryz and chicken ‘n cherryz. The biscuits are wheat and corn free, according to the company.
Packaging 2.0 launched a line of hinged deli containers that are made from 100% post-consumer recycled PET plastic. The company says the containers are strong and durable, making them suitable for food service applications. The lid is attached and the container is re-sealable.
OrderDog presents Order Express, an ordering efficiency service. Inventory items are scanned and orders transmitted via telephone, then purchases are put in to vendors automatically. It only requires a scanner, telephone, and a fax machine (or e-mail) to receive the order details.
Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day releases two new liquid hand soap scents. The soaps, now available in apple and honeysuckle scents, contain aloe vera gel, olive oil and a blend of essential oils. The soaps are made from plant-based formulas and are meant to be aroma therapeutic, according to the company.