Consumer accessibility information
Hard-to-open packaging and hard to use products can have a daily impact on how you live your life. From medicine packaging that can’t be opened through to layers of difficult packaging impairing your ability to make a meal unassisted. The Accessible Design Division is working to improve products and packaging to meet your abilities.
Introduction to Easy to Open & Ease of Use Programs
Products that carry the Easy to Open or Ease of Use Certification logos are products that may benefit consumers with arthritis, such as mild osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
Ease of Use Certified products
Arthritis Australia’s Ease of Use Certification recognises products that make life easier for people who have arthritis and other physical limitations.
Easy to Open Certified packaging
View Easy to Open (ETO) certified packaging
Improving packaging for you
Find out how the Division is working to improve products to meet your abilities.
Packaging Feedback Form
Fill out our form to share your experiences of packaging. This feedback assists us with educating the industry
Share your #WrapRage
The experience of trying to access difficult to open packaging can be physically painful and emotionally degrading. Share your #WrapRage
That’s a Wrap: The Best and Worst Packaging
Find out how to nominate a product in this years best and worst packaging campaign
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