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The Sensitive Choice® blue butterfly symbol indicates a product or service that may be a better choice for people with asthma and allergies
The Sensitive Choice® program has more than 300 products and services carrying the blue butterfly. Through a partnership between the Asthma Foundation of New Zealand and the National Asthma Council Australia, New Zealanders are also able to benefit from this program.
As well a providing protection against dust mites and the allergies they cause, Sleep Comfort protectors are made from air permeable materials. This means they are breathable and are therefore suitable for people with asthma.
AH Beard products which are approved and allowed to display the Sensitive Choice logo are made from Bekaert textiles and quality foams that have been treated with HealthGuard™ to eliminate dust mites and prevent the growth of mould, mildew, fungus and bacteria.
ASKO has developed a washing machine with three special allergy programs on top of ASKO’s already great hygiene credentials. Their machines meet the highest demands on design, function, durability and environmental awareness.
Aware Environmental Ltd is the Australian manufacturer of the AWARE SENSITIVE range of Laundry & Cleaning products. All of the AWARE range is made without fragrance or other irritants and is also the only leading environmentally responsible brand that is formulated without Palm Oil.
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Axxis™ Steel for Framing by New Zealand Steel has been recognised as a healthy choice for Kiwis building new homes, since being accepted into the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation of New Zealand’s Sensitive Choice programme.
Bambi use the best earth-friendly fibres available: Ingeo™ corn and Tencel® eucalyptus fibre, as well as plantation grown bamboo.
Ingeo™ is light and soft while keeping you warm without the weight. The fibres breathe naturally for freshness.
Mattress ticking is the fabric covering your mattress (and mattress base) and is as functional as it is aesthetic. To provide a clean and healthy sleeping environment, we finish our fabrics incorporating HealthGuard™ treatment.
BISSELL cleaning formulas are designed by our in-house chemists to help you keep your home clean and odour free. The BISSELL range of machine formulas are designed to assist the deep cleaning process in the removal of stains, dirt and allergens.
World’s #1 Brand in Deep Cleaning Appliances*. No other manufacturer of home deep cleaning machines is more experienced in the deep cleaning category. Parents of young children, pet owners and people with allergies may find frequent deep cleaning especially beneficial.
The BISSELL range of steam mops allow you to safely clean and sanitise without fumes or residue. Our steam mops are a convenient and effective alternative to a traditional mop and bucket, and are great for keeping up with everyday messes.
The Bosch Free’e and GL-32XL range of vacuum cleaners are proudly made in Germany to stringent quality standards. Bosch understands that some households value efficiency above all else, while others prefer dust elimination, and still others demand flexibility.
Whether you are building a new home or renovating an existing home, Bradford has a complete range of thermal and acoustic insulation to create your home sanctuary, while slashing your energy bills by up to 60%.
Brease Carpet – The low allergy carpet you’ve been searching for.
This carpet is made of solution-dyed nylon and the fibres will not shed into the air. It has synthetic carpet backing that will not support mould and mildew growth or rot like some other backings.