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Cleaning & pest control

Ansell to acquire Kimberly-Clark’s personal protective equipment assets
Source: Kimberly-Clark Professional/Facebook

Ansell to acquire Kimberly-Clark’s personal protective equipment assets

Ansell has agreed to acquire Kimberly-Clark's Personal Protective Equipment business for $975.1 million in cash. The business' products are sold under the KimTech and KleenGuard brands to customers in scien...
Who Gives A Crap, Heaps Normal partner to address sanitation problem
Wash Wild launches plant-based cleaning and body care range
First Nations-owned Banyar Jagun launches sustainable cleaning products
Finish marks fifth anniversary supporting drought-affected farmers

Cleaning & pest control Archives

Thankyou founder opens up about the highs and lows of brand transformations

After a transformative year, Thankyou co-founder Daniel Flynn reflects on what has changed, and what’s next.
Aboriginal Artwork Elevates Sabco's New Product Line

Aboriginal artwork elevates Sabco’s new Jingo product range

Sabco's Reconciliation Action Program aims to create better relationships and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait ...
Pental powers through tough market conditions, grows core business

Pental powers through tough market conditions, grows core business

Charlie McLeish, MD, Pental, said that despite tough market conditions and rapid rise in cost-of-living, the company's k...

White King launches bleach-free Multi-Purpose Cleaner

The latest release boasts a bleach-free formula that is antibacterial and removes dirt, grime and grease.

Reckitt creates ‘air sanitising spray’ effective against coronavirus

The spray, which Reckitt said helps reduce the spread of airborne pathogens such as cold, Influenza and Coronavirus, has...

Spraywell launches antibacterial surface cleaner into Coles

The FDA-approved product cleans and protects household surfaces and contains antimicrobial ingredients such as horseradi...

What was behind Australia’s potato shortage?

Food industries which rely on potatoes are compensating for these expected losses by contracting a greater number of gro...

Henkel NZ cleared to acquire Earthwise brand and assets

The regulator assessed the “potential impact” of the proposed acquisition on the “competition in the national markets” f...
_Hudston launches new eco-friendly All Purpose Cleaner

Hudston launches eco-friendly All Purpose Cleaner

The company said it believes in creating products that deliver "exceptional cleaning performance" and prioritise the wel...

Dynamo parent seeks to buy New Zealand’s Earthwise brand

Henkel wants to add Earthwise to its international portfolio of brands.
FMCG Ethique halts production of its home cleaning concentrates

Ethique stops making home-cleaning concentrates

The Kiwi company said there has been an “explosion of household cleaning concentrates” in the market during the past two...

Clorox recalls up to 37 million Pine-Sol cleaners in the US

"People with healthy immune systems are usually not affected by the bacteria," says US regulator.
Detergents discovered to wash no better than water, NZ consumer watchdog finds

Some laundry detergents ‘no better than water’ says consumer watchdog

The detergents were ranked on how well they removed collar and cuff marks, everyday grime, grass stains, olive oil, and ...

Kiwi eco-cleaning start-up set for Australian launch

Cleanery products come in a recyclable sachet that can be put into any spray bottle.

Campaign launched to cut textile waste after $6 billion worth thrown out

The ‘Make Textile Waste Vanish’ campaign aims to educate Australian consumers on how to avoid or reduce textile waste by...