We all want a safe and healthy present and future for our descendants – our children but to get there we need to take actions. Thousands of little actions will help build that world that we want for them. Reusing bags and containers instead of getting new packaging each time you shop will help build that foundation for a vibrant future. Remember your bags!
If you want to reduce your plastic footprint then come and check out our Refillery. You can refill almost 500 items from our store – many oft hem unique to our store. Read through our Introduction to Refilling and find out what to expect.
Our store offers an incredible and diverse opportunity for people to reduce their plastic footprint. Check out this bulk list of the products we carry in our store. Buy bulk and save money and resources!
As part of our Plastic-Free July campaign, we will have a special discount day in July called Refill Tuesday. Come and refill your liquid products on our Refill Tuesday and get 10% OFF. This is only for liquid products.
Earth’s General Store offers free water refills to people from our water tap or from our filter. You do not need to be a customer to request a refill of your bottle or mug. The same is true for access to the washroom. People need these services available to them and they should not have to pay for them.
Here are some of my tips on reducing your plastic footprint and start on your way to be a zero-waste shopper.
Earth’s General Store is Edmonton’s home for all your sprouting needs. We have packaged seeds, bulk seeds, spouting vessels and lots more. All of our sprouting seeds are Certified Organic from our Canadian supplier.
We love that people are embracing the concept of refilling their own containers – Refill Don’t Landfill! In the past, we have accepted extra donated containers and bags from people. Unfortuantely, this has got a little out of hand so we have to put in some measures to control the flood of containers and bags.