• Are Hair Ties Bad For The Environment

    Are Hair Ties Bad For The Environment? The Alternative…

    For many people, moving towards sustainable living can seem like an insurmountable task. We get it — there’s a lot of information out there and it can be hard to know where to start. The good news is that even the smallest of changes make a difference, so why not start with your hair...

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    The Movement What Is Sustainable Fashion

    The Movement: What is sustainable fashion?

    The sustainable fashion movement has revolutionised the way we shop, dress, and farewell our clothing. The demand for sustainable clothing is only growing, and more brands are beginning to shift their focus to eco-friendly production methods. So, where to start? With an oversaturated fashion market, it can be difficult to decipher which brands are...

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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 Pet Guide: Composting Poo and Litter

    For every pet owner, pet minder and dog walker, disposing of pet waste is a daily task. Picking up pet waste is the socially respectful thing to do; it helps to keep our parks, streets, and backyards clean and safe for everyone. However, where the waste goes after it’s been picked up and bagged...

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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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    Feeling Fresh With The DIY Coconut Oil Hair Conditioner

    Feeling Fresh With The DIY Coconut Oil Hair Conditioner

    Organic hair products are on the rise, and for good reason! They’re free of all the nasties you’ll find in regular hair care products — think chemicals, pesticides, synthetics, palm oil, and harsh detergents. If you’ve switched to a natural shampoo bar and miss conditioner (and don’t like rinsing with apple cider vinegar), this...

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    Biome Naked Beauty Bar - How to make your own natural toothpaste

    How To Make Your Own Homemade Toothpaste

    The toothpaste you use can have an impact on your health, the health of your family, and the health of the planet. Most commercial toothpaste formulas contain ingredients that we know many of you want to avoid — artificial colours/dyes, synthetic flavours, artificial sweeteners, triclosan, palm-derived glycerin, sodium lauryl sulphate, fluoride, microbeads, just to...

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    Make your own natural mouthwash - Biome Naked Beauty Bar - DIY skin care

    How to make a natural homemade mouthwash with Biome

    Perhaps you’re researching natural mouthwash because you saw the term splashed across a label at the supermarket, or maybe you heard it in passing. Well, here is a rundown of what it is, the ingredients we use, and a little recipe that is great for bad breath, oral hygiene, avoiding tooth decay, and a...

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    Facial Skin Routine

    What Is Body Care And Why Do You Need It?

    We all know how important a good facial skin care routine is. In fact, many of us have extensive skincare routines that we undertake morning and night to nourish and cleanse the skin on our faces. Body care, on the other hand, doesn’t get the same amount of air time, but it’s equally important....

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