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World stars at the WorldStar Awards

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World stars at the WorldStar Awards

At the Australian Institute of Packaging) National Conference in Queensland the Frosch Recyclate Initiative received the WorldStar Packaging Award in the "Household" category for its development of bottles made of 100 percent HDPE recyclates. In 2016 Frosch parent company, Werner & Mertz, together with bottle producer Alpla-Werke Alwin Lehner and the Green Dot, developed the world's first bottle of 100 percent HDPE recyclates from collected waste plastic.  Since then most bottles for those product lines have been converted to rHDPE, that is food grade HDPE bottles. At Frosch we passionately believe that plastic should be re-used.  It is a valuable raw...

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Oops, we've done it again! Winners for 2018!

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Oops, we've done it again! Winners for 2018!
Frosch have been voted Germany's Most Trusted Household Cleaning Brand by The Reader's Digest for the seventeenth year running.

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Why your home is cleaner and healthier with vinegar

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Why your home is cleaner and healthier with vinegar

Today vinegar still has enormous benefits for our health and the maintenance of our environment.  

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Our latest news roundup

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Our latest news roundup

There's been so much going on in the public space around ecology and recycling this year.  We've created a brief summary for you and included links to some articles that make for essential reading.   Plastic in the news It's not been a good year for plastic. A series of high profile campaigns and political initiatives on plastic reduction have proceeded one after the other in the first few months of the year, while ocean plastic remains a high profile subject.We have brought together the latest news on plastic waste-reducing initiatives, as well as a few other ecological commentary pieces.At the...

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Health dangers of cleaning and household products

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Health dangers of cleaning and household products

A number of recent scientific studies on the dangers of volatile chemicals in cleaning products have been making the headlines.  It's worth reading-up on what these studies have found and what you can do to protect your family's health.   At Frosch we have long held the view that it's not just what chemicals we release into the environment that should be of concern, but also what we release into our own homes.  Children and pets will be in close proximity with floors and other surfaces, coming into contact with the chemicals we use to clean, but airborne particles should also be of concern, as these...

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