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💻📦 CLICK & COLLECT NOW OPEN

💻📦 CLICK & COLLECT NOW OPEN

We are opening up click and collect. If you are local to us, you can select the click & collection option online. Order by 12 noon to collect your items the next working day. https://zerowasteshop.org All collection orders will be placed in o…

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🌊🧴 OCEAN SAVING CLEANING SUPPLIES

🌊🧴 OCEAN SAVING CLEANING SUPPLIES

"Pre-mixed" cleaning sprays that you will find in the supermarket are over 90% water, with the active ingredient (the part that actually does the cleaning) making up a fraction of the total liquid. To combat this, we are now introducing Ocean…

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📨📨 ISSUE WITH OUR CELLULOSE COMPOSTABLE BAGS

📨📨 ISSUE WITH OUR CELLULOSE COMPOSTABLE BAGS

Sadly, we are getting reports that our compostable cellulose bags are splitting when being sent by courier (this doesn't apply to local delivery as we're pretty gentle with those ones!) We have spoken to both the courier and the supplier of t…

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📦📦 COURIER DELAYS POSSIBLE

📦📦 COURIER DELAYS POSSIBLE

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, our couriers are experiencing an unprecedented demand and understandably deliveries can take a little longer in some cases. If you have purchased from us, you should receive a tracking number for your sh…

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💚💚 FREE DELIVERY TO UTTOXETER & ASHBOURNE COMMUNITIES

💚💚 FREE DELIVERY TO UTTOXETER & ASHBOURNE COMMUNITIES

As a nonprofit community organisation, we are always trying to help support our local community in times of need and this is probably one of the biggest times of need we will ever all collectively face! Thanks to our amazing volunteers, if yo…

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🛒 🛒 CORONAVIRUS UPDATE - SHOP RESTRICTIONS APPLY

🛒 🛒 CORONAVIRUS UPDATE - SHOP RESTRICTIONS APPLY

Following the PM's announcement we have taken the decision to limit the shop use. We still have pasta, rice, hand soap and essentials available but need to ensure our team and customers stay safe, so from tomorrow orders must be placed in adv…

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🍴🥄 CUT AWAY THE PLASTIC

🍴🥄 CUT AWAY THE PLASTIC

You've ordered your lunch on the go, it comes in a cardboard box, recycled napkins and yet you've still been handed single use plastic cutlery to eat it with. Well if you get stuck in this situation regularly then bamboo may be the answer. Ba…

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🧴🧴 ADDITIONAL CLEANING POWER

🧴🧴 ADDITIONAL CLEANING POWER

You asked...we supplied! Following quite a few requests we now have FILL Toilet Cleaner (Eucalyptus) & Floor Cleaner (Bergamont). Which add to our existing Fill range of Laundry Liquid, Fabric Conditioner, Washing up Liquid, Hand Wash, Bathro…

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☕️☕️ TIME FOR A CUP OF TEA?

☕️☕️ TIME FOR A CUP OF TEA?

With over 60 billion cups of tea consumed each year, according to the UK Tea and Infusions Association, the answer is most definitely Yes!There's been much publicity about the presence of plastic in teabags - whether it be the glue used to se…

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🪒🪒 PLASTIC FREE SHAVING

🪒🪒 PLASTIC FREE SHAVING

Looking for an easy plastic free swap.... try using a metal reusable safety razor rather than a plastic disposable one. Here are some of the things to love about a safety razor: 1. 🌍 Eco-friendly - If cared for, a good safety razor can last …

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🍫🍫 HOW ECO-FRIENDLY IS CHOCOLATE?

🍫🍫 HOW ECO-FRIENDLY IS CHOCOLATE?

Mighty Earth has released a scorecard for chocolate brands and retailers to help you make a good choice. Chocolate is flying off supermarket shelves in anticipation of Mother's Day and Easter. It's the biggest chocolate-eating season, but do …

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