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    Reusable coffee cups and bottles - KeepCup coffee cup

    New Arrivals – Reusable Coffee Cups & Water Bottles

    We’ve had so many new reusable coffee cups and reusable water bottles arrive recently, in fact everything you need to take your water, coffee, tea or smoothie with you! BBBYO 750ml Stainless Steel Insulated Water Bottle BBBYO is an Australian company committed to coastal conservation and keeping plastic and textile waste out of our...

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    How to keep veggies fresh in the fridge for longer - The Swag

    How to Keep Veggies Fresh with The Swag

    Are you tired of throwing out fruit and veggies that have gone bad? Sometimes it seems as though they go bad overnight, no matter how careful we were. Unfortunately, as we know, when food rots in landfill, it gives off methane, a greenhouse gas which is 25 times more potent than the carbon pollution from car...

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    DIY Body Scrub + DIY Skin Care

    DIY Body Scrub & Soak

      DIY body scrubs are wonderful because they: Remove the layer of dead skin cells, leaving soft, smooth, younger cells beneath; Contain oils that nourish the skin and body, like caster, olive or coconut oil; Contain essential oils with aromatherapy properties, to relax, soothe or energise; Are really easy to make and very cost...

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    How to ferment vegetables

    How to Ferment Vegetables at Home

    Fermenting vegetables at home is a great way to reduce your food waste, improve gut health and save money. It is incredibly easy too! The process of fermenting vegetables begins with lacto-fermentation, which is essentially a method of food preservation that also enhances the nutrient content of the food. The process inhibits the growth...

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    DIY Face Mask - Deep Cleansing

    Deep Cleansing DIY Face Mask with Bentonite Clay, Raw Honey & Lavender

    Our deep cleansing DIY face mask with bentonite clay, raw honey and lavender will help to clear skin, minimise pores, and detoxify. Bentonite clay is able to attract, trap and remove toxins from the body, which makes it the perfect addition to this deep cleansing DIY face mask. Meanwhile, raw honey is naturally antibacterial...

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    Natural sunscreen

    How to Choose the Best Natural Sunscreen for Your Family

    It only takes a few serious cases of sunburn to drastically increase your chance of developing skin cancer later in life. One of the best forms of defence against the sun’s harsh UVA and UVB rays is sunscreen, and Biome stocks a carefully selected range of natural sunscreens to protect you and your family. First, why...

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    Eco-Friendly baby products

    Three ways to protect your baby from harmful toxins

    As babies there are three things that many of our parents would have used on us – petroleum-based Barrier Cream, Talcum Powder, and Johnson’s Baby Oil. Sound about right? However, did you know that these three common baby care products generally contain petrol and other toxins?  It’s time to turn back to our grandparents’...

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    Australian made beauty

    Australian Made Beauty at Biome – Beautiful Australian Beauty Brands

    At Biome, we believe in supporting local eco businesses wherever possible, before sourcing from overseas. Here are just some of the wonderful Australian beauty brands that make their products right here in Australia. Beauty and the Bees   Beauty and the Bees provides rich, nourishing and luxurious skin care made from natural, local ingredients in Tasmania....

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    EverEarth Noah's Arc shape sorting toy

    EverEarth Wooden Toys – Sustainable, Fun & Beautiful

    We have recently added a beautiful new range of wooden toys to our stores from EverEarth. There is so much to love about EverEarth toys. They are are timeless, well crafted, and made from environmentally friendly materials and sustainable FSC-certified wood. No harmful chemicals are used, and they do not contain BPA or PVC, meaning your...

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    Eliminating Plastic from you Kitchen - Freezing Food In Glass

    Freezing Food in Glass – Why We Love It & What You Can Freeze

    Image: Frédérique Voisin-Demery Are you in the process of phasing out plastic storage containers and swapping them for glass? Glass is an excellent way to store food, whether it be in the pantry, the fridge, or even the freezer. Why we Love Freezing Food in Glass Healthier for the environment Unlike plastic, glass is...

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    Back to school list

    Back to School – Making a List & Checking it Twice

    By Biome guest blogger, Julie Orr. It’s that time of the year again, and we are getting ready to send the kids back to school. For some people, it will be the first year and for my family it’s a completely different year – as we are starting home school. A couple of my...

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    Image credit: Vegucation Brisbane

    Get Vegucated!

    Image credit: Vegucation Brisbane Vegucation Brisbane Vegan Event Review by Kate Dunphy Changing your habits to fit a vegan diet can be daunting, and nothing crushes the spirit like hot chips being the only vegan option on a restaurant menu. With the rise in awareness of the detrimental effects that the meat industry has...

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    How to pack a nude food lunch - zero waste, single use plastic free

    How to Pack a Zero Waste ‘Nude Food’ School Lunch

    With many schools adopting a ‘nude food’ policy, here are some ways you can pack healthy school lunch without using any single-use plastic, whether it be plastic cling wrap, zip-lock baggies, chip packets or yoghurt tubs. A bento box style lunch box is an excellent way to pack a balanced meal with the right portions without...

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    What Lunch Box Fits in What Lunch Bag - Yumbox and SoYoung

    Which Lunch Box Fits in Which Insulated Lunch Bag

    One of our most common questions at Biome is which lunch box fits in which insulated lunch bag. So we have made it easier for you with this guide below. SoYoung Insulated Lunch Bag SoYoung insulated lunch bags are one of our most popular. They are made of uncoated raw linen fabric and feature...

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    Lunch box frequently asked questions - find BPA and PVC free healthy lunch boxes at Biome

    Lunch Boxes – Frequently Asked Questions

    What are leak proof lunch box options? GoGreen lunch box – Completely leak proof with an easy to use lock on the outside which ensures a leak proof seal for all internal sections Kids Konserve stainless steel nesting trio – The lids on these containers are leak proof, plus they are the perfect size for young...

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