The cleaning aisle of any local supermarket looks far different than it used to. While plastic packaging is still prevalent, there has been a recent insurgence of sustainable cleaning products with gentle ingredients and environmentally-friendly packaging. So, why the change and why are people choosing eco-friendly products now?
People Are Becoming More Conscious
Market research from commercial cleaning experts shows that eco-friendly cleaning products are making up a larger share of all cleaning products every year. While a supply of sustainable cleaning products makes it easier for people to buy them, consciousness can also be a driving factor.
People are starting to realise that some of the ingredients in standard cleaning products can be harmful to health and can also cause skin irritation in those who are sensitive. Parabens, sodium hydroxide, phthalates, and ammonia, to name a few, are chemicals that people would like to avoid having in their cleaning products.
Manufacturers are Listening
Manufacturers continually put out surveys to the Australian public to find out what they want, need, and prefer. Otherwise, they could spend millions on product marketing and manufacturing, only to find out no one is buying or wanting what they are selling.
Manufacturers are listening. They are hearing their customers talking about their passion for cleaner oceans, safer homes, and sustainable products, and they are spending time developing something that people want.Read More