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Zero Waste Shopping – October Update

We wanted to thank you all for you wonderful support in our zero-waste refill system and helping us become the first Zero-Waste Shopping Experience in town. It’s been a huge hit and lots of people are popping in with their containers. Don’t worry if your not that organised we have paper bags and Jars that you can use and we are now stocking refill Cotton bags
Remember to let us know what you would like..simply drop us a line on enquiries@thehealthylife.co.uk

So here is an update for October and what is currently in store;

Nuts – Zero Waste Refill
Walnut
Almonds
Mixed Nuts
Cashews
Our Nut butter Machine has arrived. Come try it out, it’s fun, it tastes great and it doesn’t cost the earth. You can make any combination of nut butters you like – just pop in and ask us how.

Let us know what nut butters you fancy.

All our other nuts now come in a biodegradable bags made out of Vegetable starch or a return bag system. Simply bring the bag back and it’s turned back into a bag.

Dried Fruits
Organic and Non Unsulphured Apricots
Apricots
Organic and Non Pitted Prunes
Organic and Non Pitted Dates
Goji Berries
Baby Figs
Sliced Coconut
Dried Mango
Raisins

All our other nuts now come in a biodegradable bags made out of Vegetable starch or a return bag system. Simply bring the bag back and it’s turned back into a bag.

Cereals & Snacks
Organic and Non Porridge Oats
Organic and Non Jumbo Oats
Cornflakes have arrived
Super Deluxe Muesli with nuts
Sugar Free Granola
Gluten Free Muesli
Rye Flakes
Trail Mix
Pop Corn
Milk Chocolate Raisins
Milk Chocolate & Yogurt Coated Honeycomb

All our other Cereals are now beginning to arrive in a biodegradable bag made out of Vegetable starch or a return bag system. Simply bring the bag back and it’s turned back into a bag.

Pasta, Rice & Grains
Organic and Non Brown Basmati Rice
Organic and Non Short Grain Rice
Organic and Non Long Grain Rice
White Basmati Rice.
White Fusilli
Tri-Colour Fusilli
Wholewheat Penne
Quinoa
Cous Cous

Gluten Free Pasta – is now available

All our other Rices – Wild, Red, Black now come in a biodegradable bags made out of Vegetable starch or a return bag system. Simply bring the bag back and it’s turned back into a bag.

Seeds
Organic and Non Golden Linseed
Brown Linseed
Organic and Non Chia Seeds
Organic and Non Pumpkin Seeds
Organic and Non Sunflower Seed
All our other seeds now come in a biodegradable bags made out of Vegetable starch or a return bag system. Simply bring the bag back and it’s turned back into a bag.

Grains & Pulses
Red Lentils
Chickpeas
Green Speckled Lentils (Puy Lentils)
We realise that not a great deal however all other other grains and pulses are now beginning to arrive in a biodegradable bag made out of Vegetable starch and will be converted over shortly.

Coffee Beans (we can grind these for you) & Loose Tea

Local Supplier of Coffee Beans
Silver Back – Great Expresso Coffee
Molten Toffee – Great Cafetiere
Dusty Ape Organic
Decaff- Beans

Loose Leaf Tea and Herbal Teas
Breakfast
Assam
Earl Grey
Decaff Earl Grey
Green Tea – Gunpowder
Masala Chai

All of our other teas come packed in cardboard and contain no plastic.

Herbs & Spices

Currently all of our Herbs & Spices are packages in plastic than can be returned to the store for recycling.
Would you like our Herbs and Spices to be included in our refill system? Please let us know your views.

Honey & Oils

Rapeseed Oil – Local
Honey – Local

For The Body
Just bring in a bottle and you can now refill the following:
Shampoo
Conditioner
Body Wash /Shower Gel
Hand Wash
Non wrapped soaps – and Travel Tins
Shampoo Bars
Shaving Bars
Travel Bars
Bamboo Toothbrushes Adult & Children
Beech Wood Toothbrushes Adult & Children
Bamboo Razors and Refills
Toothpaste Powder and Tablets
Mouthwash Tablets
Silk Floss
Toothbrushes Bamboo

For The Home
Laundry Liquid
Fabric Softer
Washing Up Liquid
Multi-Surface Cleaner
Loo Cleaner
Reusable and Non-Plastic Washing up pads
Body Scrubs
Re-usable sanitaryware
Re-usable Kitchen Roll
Re-usable Face-wipes
Re-usable Make-up Pads
Beeswax and Vegan Food Wraps
Bamboo and Stainless Steel Straws
Reusable Organic Cotton and Mess Bags
Re-usable and non leek Stainless Steel Lunch Boxes
Beautiful range of Bamboo and Wood Cleaning Utensils for the home
Bamboo Socks – new design.
Sandwich Wraps
Silicone Wraps and cooking

For People Who Make

Bicarbonate of Soda
Citric Acid (coming soon)
Wax for Beeswax wraps (coming soon)
White Vine Vinegar

For The People Who Refill
We are stocking a range of bags that can be used for refilling and a range of glassware that can be purchased.

Arriving Soon

Refill Wine Red, White & Rose – Still sampling!
Plus we have to keep some secrets….watch this space.

We are slowly working through the shop and will be converting the walls one by one.

Courses and Blogs:

How to make Bees and Vegan Wraps
Eco-Bricks the debate – doesn’t this just encourage the use of plastic?
Make your own Cleaning Products
Make your own Products for the Body
Fermenting and Gut Health

Chosen Charities and Collaborations:
Wrap
PlasticOcean – Our commitment to raise £1000
Bio-D and Ellen MacArthur Foundation working together to create new circular economy

Don’t forget our pop-up Christmas Store opens Saturday 23rd October, this will be our 6th Year.

Guess our theme?

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