Turning the tide on waste - Our Story
Help us turn the tide on waste with the NEW Glad to be Green® Ocean Bound Plastic Recycled Bags. Each roll we make stops the equivalent of 2 x 2L plastic milk bottles from entering the ocean.
#ChangeTheOutcome on food waste with Dani Venn
GLAD® is on a journey to help Australia #ChangeTheOutcome of their food waste, and we have teamed up with Dani Venn to show you some simple at home tips and tricks that can make a big difference to our planet.
Glad® is on a journey, not just for the brand and the products we produce, but for our planet. We understand that the choices we make today, will in turn enable the people who love our products, to make better choices for the environment tomorrow.
Meet our Glad to be Green® Food Care Range
Introducing our new Glad to be Green® Food Care Range, created to give you better food care solutions in your home. Made with the trusted strength and quality of Glad®, the new innovative Glad to be Green® range is the greener choice for preparing food, keeping it fresh and reducing food waste around the home.
The new Glad to be Green® Food Care products are authentically sustainable with packaging that is made from 70% recycled paper and is 100% recyclable. Check out the different products in the range below:
Glad to be Green® Plant Based Cling Wrap is a greener wrap with a smaller carbon footprint*. It’s made using 50% plant-based material produced from sugarcane — a renewable resource.
Glad to be Green® Plant Based Snack and Sandwich Bags are greener reseal bags with a smaller carbon footprint†. They’re made using 50% plant-based material produced from sugarcane — a renewable resource.
Glad to be Green® Compostable Brown Paper is a sustainably sourced compostable bake paper. It’s unbleached, chlorine free and is home and industrial compostable‡ after use, further diverting waste away from landfill.
* vs standard Glad® Wrap
† vs Glad Snap Lock® Bags
‡ certified compostable to AS4736 and AS5810 standards
Meet our new Recycled Bags
We’re proud to have recently launched our Glad to be Green® 95% Recycled Bags, made using pre-consumer plastic waste that would otherwise go into landfill. They’re great to use around the home and are a more sustainable to option to hold you rubbish on its way to landfill. By recycling plastic, our 95% Recycled Bags conserve energy and reduces reliance on non-renewable resources. They’re available in Small, Medium and Large, be sure to check them out next time you’re at Coles, Woolworths or IGA.
Meet our new Compostable Kitchen Caddy Liners
When food waste is sent to landfill, it contributes to greenhouse gas emissions. Glad to be Green® Compostable Caddy Liners help to divert food waste away from landfill, and into home and industrial composting facilities. Composting returns nutrients back to the soil. Find out more about the range and watch our commercial here.
As we live our new normal, Glad® is here to help you embrace different and find the glad in the every day moments we’re sharing together at home.
Meet our new Plant Based Bags
We’re proud to have launched our Glad to be Green® Plant Based Bags which have a smaller carbon footprint. Find out more about the range and watch our commercial here.