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    How Can I Become More Sustainable

    How Can I Become More Sustainable? Going Green!

    You’re not alone in wondering how you can become more sustainable. Biome is certainly one of the gateways to optimising your sustainability, whether you’re looking to improve your workplace or home life. We want to show you a few easy ways to be sustainable and a couple of products that can replace unsustainable products...

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    How to Get Rid of Mosquitoes Naturally

    How to Get Rid of Mosquitoes Naturally

    Summer is here, and so are the mozzies. Those pesky little guys manage to find their way onto the surface of your skin even when you’re indoors. Many of us opt for commercial sprays and repellents, but these products often contain a number of harsh chemicals that can be irritating on the skin and...

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    Eco Friendly Gifts for Teachers

    Gift Ideas for Teachers: Practical and Thoughtful – Biome

    The end of the year is fast approaching and everyone’s to-do list is growing. One group that will undoubtedly be counting down the days – no matter how much they love their job – are teachers. And who is more deserving of a great gift? Whether you are looking for a gift for your...

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    How to tackle moisture and mould naturally

    How to Tackle Moisture & Mould Naturally

    It’s been a soggy week in some parts of Australia and we’re a little bit over everything being so damp! And of course, where there is damp, there is mould. Read on as we share ways you can tackle both the moisture and the mould without harmful chemicals. Absorb Moisture Linii Huon Pine works to...

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    What do Minor, Moderate, and Major flood levels mean in Brisbane?

    By Tracey Bailey When an extreme rain event hit Brisbane in late February 2022, the authorities from the federal, state, and local levels appear to have been underprepared and certainly ‘undercooked’ the likely water levels, leaving thousands of homes and businesses inundated without sufficient warning. 1 In the heat of the moment that night,...

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    Time to replenish your cleaning items? Make the switch to green

    Time to replenish your cleaning items? Make the switch to green!

    The easiest way to turn your cleaning green is to make the switch each time as something runs out.  So, what’s next on your shopping list? Multipurpose household cleaner Switch from Spray & Wipe to pure castile soap. Pure castile soap is a powerhouse of usefulness! Biome’s gentle and non-drying formula is perfect for hands and...

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    10 Sustainability Ideas for Schools

    10 Sustainability Ideas for Schools with Biome

    First of all, congratulations! It’s incredible that you’ve taken the initiative and consideration for the environment to reach out to brands like Biome for guidance on coming up with sustainability ideas for schools, pupils and teachers. We’d love to show you a few useful and sustainable school supplies that many teachers are introducing to...

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    How to make an office more sustainable (for the environment)

    Making an office more sustainable can be done in a number of ways, some of which are discussed below. Incorporating renewable energy sources into the building’s infrastructure can help reduce reliance on fossil fuels and cut down on environmental impact. Making sure office materials are sourced responsibly can help preserve natural resources and limit...

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    Biome wins Top Sustainable Retailer award

    Biome Wins Top Sustainable Retailer Award!

    Biome’s commitment to taking sustainability seriously has been recognised with the Top Sustainable Retailer in Australia award by Power Retail! What makes Biome Australia’s Top Sustainable Retailer? Since our beginning in 2003, long before sustainability was a buzz word, we’ve built a reputation as a trailblazing eco friendly retailer that aims to help our customers live...

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    Herbal Homemade Fabric Softener | Green Cleaning | Biome Eco Stores

    Homemade Natural Fabric Softener – DIY with Biome

    There’s nothing quite like slipping into freshly washed, super-soft clothing. Fabric softeners were designed to make your clothes smell good and feel fluffy. However, most fabric softeners on the market contain so many synthetics that they actually break down the fibres in your clothes, and leave them smelling like chemicals. If you’d prefer not...

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    How to brew a zero waste coffee | Biome Eco Stores

    Sustainable Coffee: Eco-friendly Practices – Start to Finish

    We love a cup of coffee or two throughout the day, but we don’t love the potential impact our coffee habit has on the environment. Don’t worry — we’re not suggesting you give up on coffee altogether. There are ways to create a more sustainable, low-waste cup of coffee that tastes incredible and produces...

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    Products And Materials: What Makes Bamboo Sustainable?

    Despite the significant impact plastics have on the environment, approximately 300 million tonnes of plastic are created each year, and 50% of these plastics are single-use only. These plastics often end up in landfills or our waterways, leaching harmful chemicals and toxins into the environment, endangering the health of both humans and animals. Switching...

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    How To Incorporate Australian Native Ingredients Into Your Food

    Australia’s Indigenous communities have used native ingredients in traditional dishes and medicines for more than 40,000 years. Australian native ingredients not only offer nutritional and medicinal value, but are also important for connection to country. You can diversify your pallet by adding these ingredients to your favourite dishes or using them to create new...

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    The Best Vegan Skincare Products In Australia

    The Best Vegan Skincare Products In Australia

    Here at Biome, we have an extensive range of vegan skincare products that are low waste, toxin-free, palm oil-free, and cruelty-free. So, they’re good for you and our earth. In this guide, we break down all things vegan skincare, including our top picks for the best vegan skincare products in Australia. What Is Vegan...

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