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 with GENICES recognition from 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.
To be held in Brisbane 18 - 20 June 2015, SEE Sustainable Experience is focussed on protecting and promoting Queensland’s built environment by providing a unique showcase of sustainable products and solutions underpinned by education.
Despite their soft and cosy feeling under our feet, carpets can have a range of environmental and health impacts just like any other product. In fact, they can have considerably different criteria involved when it comes to assessing their environmental or health impacts compared to other types of flooring materials.
Unifor have added a stylish new addition to their list of GECA licensed furniture - the Physix Chair. It's a fusion of form and function, where ergonomic structure meets modern aesthetics. It's also a better choice for the environment, human health, and has a lower social impact, since it meets all the criteria of GECA's Furniture, Fittings and Foam standard.
GECA is pleased to announce that steel office furniture manufacturer Brownbuilt is now a licensee! A range of furniture items successfully passed through the audit process and meet all the requirements of GECA's Furniture, Fittings and Foam standard.
GECA is pleased to welcome Bio Natural Solutions as one of our newest licensees for 2015. The Australian owned and operated cleaning solutions company was established in 2008 and provides a range of different specialised cleaning solutions, several of which are certified under GECA's Cleaning Products standard.
GECA releases new paper and recycled product standards
Three new standards for paper and recycled products from Good Environmental Choice Australia (GECA) have been released and are accepting products for certification. GECA’s Paper and Stationery Products, Sanitary Paper Products and Recycled Products standards have been updated from previous standards, with an expanded scope and revised criteria to set new environmental benchmarks for the products they cover.
GECA is pleased to welcome some new licensees to start the new year. The first of these is Bosco Storage Solutions, an Australian manufacturer of commercial office storage solutions, offering four different GECA certified products under the Furniture and Fittings standard.
GECA appoints Director of Strategy and Director of Innovation
Good Environmental Choice Australia (GECA) has welcomed two new senior leaders to help it better fulfil it’s mission to drive a substantial increase in the sustainability of consumption. Anna Scott has been appointed as Director of Innovation and Ben Waters as Director of Strategy. Anna and Ben will work with the GECA team to explore innovative ways to transform business and consumer demand for sustainable products and services.