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Frequently Asked Questions

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Your Order

Is all your packaging compostable?

Our packaging is a mix of recyclable and compostable. The hemp seed oil comes in 300ml and 1000ml glass recyclable bottles. All other products come in home compostable pouches. Even the sellotape we use on our boxes is compostable!

When will my order be sent?

All orders will be dispatched within 2-3 business days.

What are your service hours?

We are open weekdays 9-5. This means that we are unlikely to respond to any customer queries over weekends.

How do I update my address or phone number?

If your address updates automatically or if you need to correct a mistake, please log in to your account as soon as possible to update your details. If the order has already been placed, contact our customer service immediately to ensure the changes are applied.

https://thebrothersgreen.co/account/login

What does shipping cost?

Domestic shipping is $8 on orders under $100NZD and FREE on all orders over $100NZD.

How do I use a discount code on your website?

On both mobile and desktop, you can apply a discount code at checkout. There will be a box labelled "Discount Code" where you can enter your code before completing your purchase. Please ensure not to enter the code in the notes section as it cannot be applied retrospectively.

Subscriptions & Rewards

Subscriptions - What are they and how do they work?

Subscriptions allow you to receive your next order automatically in 30, 60, or 100 days from the initial purchase, depending on the delivery time you selected. All products purchased on subscription will be discounted to 15% off.

How do I manage or cancel my subscription?

If you've accidentally subscribed or need to manage your subscription (such as skipping, rescheduling, cancelling, or swapping products), you can easily do so through our ReCharge dashboard link here:https://thebrothersgreen.co/tools/recurring/get-subscription-access

Simply log in to your account, navigate to the 'Subscriptions' section, and you'll find options to adjust your subscription to your needs. If you require assistance, please contact our support team.

How do I redeem and use my rewards?

To redeem and use your rewards, log into your account and navigate to the 'Rewards' section where you can see your points and available rewards. Follow the instructions to redeem your points for discounts or special offers.

How do I earn rewards points?

Hit our Orange 'Rewards Points' bubble to see how you can earn as you spend.

Stockists

Where can I buy your products locally?

If you're in Christchurch, come and visit us at The Brothers Green Store:
20D Helanca Avenue, Wainoni, Christchurch.

Our nation wide stockist list can be found here

Product

What parts of the hemp plant can we consume?

Under government regulations in New Zealand, the hemp seed is the only part of the plant that is legal for human consumption. Fortunately, the hemp seed is full of nutrients making it perfect for use in our functional health supplements!

Where is your hemp grown?

All of our hemp is grown right here in Canterbury, New Zealand where the climate and soil types are ideal. The addition of a new rotational crop such as hemp provides local family farmers with a welcome source of income and soil revitalisation.

Are your hemp products organic?

All of our products are certified spray-free New Zealand-grown and processed.

Is all your packaging compostable?

Our packaging is a mix of recyclable and compostable. The hemp seed oil comes in 300ml and 1000ml glass recyclable bottles. All other products come in home compostable pouches. Even the sellotape we use on our boxes is compostable!

What does hemp taste like?

Hemp seeds and hemp seed oil have a nutty, buttery taste and texture described as a cross between a walnut and an almond. Perfect sprinkled on porridge, granola, salads… literally any meal for a convenient hit of nutrients.

What is the recommended daily intake?

Our recommended daily intake of Nutritional Hemp Seed Oil is two teaspoons (10ml) per day. Hemp seed oil can either be mixed with food or taken on its own. This gives you your daily dosage of omega-3, as well as many other healthy micro-nutrients. Our other products can be taken as you wish. You cannot consume too much hemp!

What does MOVE taste like? How and when should I take it, and how long does it take to start working?

MOVE is designed with a focus on natural ingredients, leading to a refreshing, earthy taste. For the best results, take MOVE according to the instructions on the package. Generally, it begins to work within a few days of consumption, but results may vary and we recommend taking it for 21 days to see effect. For detailed instructions and timings, refer to the product label or contact us for more information.

Are your products organic, gluten-free, vegetarian, dairy-free, and vegan?

Our products are crafted with high-quality ingredients, with many options that are organic, gluten-free, vegetarian, dairy-free, and vegan. For specific product certifications, please refer to the product details on our website.

I take CBD oil. How is MOVE different?

MOVE is specifically formulated with a blend of natural ingredients aimed at supporting mobility and wellness, which differs from the properties of CBD oil. For more information on how MOVE complements a wellness routine differently from CBD, feel free to read our blogs:
https://thebrothersgreen.co/blogs/learn-more

Health

What is the recommended daily intake?

Our recommended daily intake of Nutritional Hemp Seed Oil is two teaspoons (10ml) per day. Hemp seed oil can either be mixed with food or taken on its own. This gives you your daily dosage of omega-3, as well as many other healthy micro-nutrients. Our other products can be taken as you wish. You cannot consume too much hemp!

Can I consume hemp seed oil with my prescription medication?

Many of our customers are on a number of prescription medications and are taking our supplements without any issues. However, we always suggest that you seek advice from a healthcare professional before mixing our products with any pre-existing medication you might be taking.

Can I feed hemp to my pets?

Yes! Many countries around the world allow the use of hemp seed oil to help treat animals with health conditions. There is significant evidence to support that hemp seed oil has similar positive health benefits for pets as it does for humans. 5ml (1 teaspoon) per day is recommended for small pets while 10ml (2 teaspoons) per day is recommended for large pets.

Will hemp show up on my work drug test?

No, consuming hemp seed products will not show up in a drug test.

Can your products help with specific conditions like arthritis, pain, diverticulitis, or menopause?

While our products are crafted to support general wellness, we recommend consulting with a healthcare professional to determine if they are suitable for your specific condition, including arthritis, pain, diverticulitis, or menopause.

Is it safe to take your products with my medications or supplements, such as blood thinners, metformin, or glucosamine?

It's important to consult with a healthcare provider before combining our products with other medications or supplements to ensure safety and avoid potential interactions.

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