Welcome to Good Environmental Choice Australia (GECA), which runs Australia's only independent, not-for-profit, multi-sector ecolabelling program and is the only Australian member of the Global Ecolabelling Network (GEN).
Learn the benefits of environmental certification and how GECA helps individuals and organisations improve the sustainability of consumption.
GECA’s Product Database is a tool to help you choose goods and services that are better for the environment.
You can search thousands of sustainable products by either:
Selecting a product category followed by a product type (for example ‘building and interiors’ then ‘paints’ ) and/or selecting a supplier
Typing in keywords (for example ‘task chair’ )
If you are looking for inspiration, visit our Pinterest page where you will find thousands of GECA certified products complete with images.
Are you a young professional hoping to work in the green building industry? Check out the Green Building Council of Australia's Future Green Leaders LIVE launch event, which is part of the annual World Green Building Week celebrations.
GECA is pleased to welcome its newest licensee, DLH Solutions. The cleaning products manufacturer has recently made its way through the audit process successfully, gaining GECA certification for its Eco-Red product.
Good Environmental Choice is pleased to welcome Camatic, our newest furniture licensee. Camatic specialises in commercial and venue seating, taking products from the design concept and right through to the finished product in a single location. The company has been around for over 50 years, putting seats into offices, theatres and stadiums.
GECA seeks feedback on new paper and recycled product standards
Three new standards for paper and recycled products from Good Environmental Choice Australia (GECA) are now available for public comment. GECA’s Paper and Stationery Products, Sanitary Paper Products and Recycled Products standards have been updated from previous standards, with revised criteria to set new environmental benchmarks for the products they cover.
The deadline for the Banksia Sustainability Awards is coming up - have you entered yet? Need a few pointers for how to make your entry really stand out? Then take a look at the new video that The Banksia Foundation has put together, with tips on how to enter and how to set your entry apart from the competition.
Good Environmental Choice Australia is a member of the Australian Sustainable Built Environment Council (ASBEC). Two years ago, ASBEC launched its ten-point Built Environment Adaptation Framework. We're asking you to help us understand Australia's progress in resilience policy by completing a quick five minute survey.
Head Office Group's GECA-certified 'Zone' and 'Vie' workstations have been in production for over five years and have been installed in a number of high-profile fitouts across Australia. They've furnished the offices of Bunnings, Singapore Airlines, Travelex, Aegis, the Depatment of Veterans Affairs and the Western Australian Police Department, among others.
Good Environmental Choice Australia is collaborating with organisations across the housing industry on an initiative to drive customer demand for more sustainable homes. These are homes that have features that increase comfort and healthy living while reducing running costs and the impact on our environment.
New licensee: James Hardie achieves GECA certification
This week, we welcome building materials manufacturer James Hardie as GECA's newest licensee. The company has recently achieved certification for four products after successfully passing the audit process.