• reusable

    Three Ways to Reusable Wax Wraps

    October 17, 2019 • DIY RECIPES, HOME, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    3 Ways to Reusable Wax Wraps | DIY Reusable Wax Wraps | Ready Made Reusable Wax Wraps | Beeswax Wraps Recipe | Biome Eco Stores

    Reusable wax wraps have been a game changer for many households around Australia, helping people to significantly reduce their day to day single use plastic waste. Use reusable wax wraps as you would plastic cling wrap – wrap up sandwiches and rolls, cut up fruit and vegetables, cheese and tofu. You can also cover...

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    You Can Get Refills for That?!

    October 10, 2019 • BEAUTY, CLEAN, HOME, LIFE, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    You can get refills for that?! | Refill and bulk options at Biome Eco Stores

    Purchasing refills or items in bulk will save packaging waste, reduce waste ending up in landfill, and will often save you money too (it’s often cheaper per kg/ml). And you won’t believe the kind of things you can buy in bulk or buy refills for. From Bokashi grain to dental floss, deodorant to soapberries,...

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    Every school lunch box dilemma solved for you

    January 22, 2019 • HOME, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    Waste Free Lunch Boxes - Bento Boxes - YumBox

    The start of a new school year holds wonderful memories of crisp, blank exercise book pages, a clean eraser, and freshly sharpened pencils! But these days, there is also the challenge of meeting the school’s policies for healthy lunches and waste free lunch box packing—although many of us are already trying to live with...

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    5 Steps for a Sustainable Coffee

    February 21, 2018 • EAT, GUIDES, HOME
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    A cup of sustainable coffee is a step closer to a healthier planet. Coffee is prevalent in many of our lives: the morning pick-me-up, the afternoon boost, catching up with friends over coffee, coffee meetings, relaxing with a cup in the evenings. That’s why it’s important our coffee is sustainable. There are many environmental challenges...

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    War on Waste ABC: Your Game Plan to Reduce Waste

    May 16, 2017 • GUIDES, HOME, LIFE, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    War on Waste ABC - how to reduce waste around the home

    Thanks to the brilliant ABC series War on Waste, you’ve seen the startling statistics on the waste we Australians generate.  Don’t feel overwhelmed… at Biome we’re great believers in many small changes adding up to a big reduction in waste.  And we’re here to help! Have you noticed in recent years that your household...

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