Community Fridges & Share Houses

The average UK family wastes £810 a year by throwing away food and drink, and £3 billion is wasted by food sectors. Despite growing awareness of food waste, there are few easy ways for people or businesses to get food near its ‘sell by’ date to others. Community Fridges allow perishable food that would have […]

Choosing Natural Deodorants

A key bit of kit that most people can’t live without, conventional deodorants often contain a list of questionable ingredients that have no good reason to be applied to our underarms every single day. From aluminium salts that plug the sweat glands, temporarily preventing perspiration to parabens and artificial colours, we shouldn’t have to expose […]

Online Zero Waste Shops

1. In Greens / Bristol Bristol’s first online plastic free shop, committed to providing everyday products that are plastic free. Over 200 products available from bamboo toothbrushes, metal tiffins to plastic-free plasters. Students get 15% off at checkout. 2. Plastic Freedom / Southport Stocking a wide range of zero waste/sustainable products, watch their IGTV channel for demos & tips. Send […]

Plastic-Free & Zero Waste Groups on Facebook

London Zero Waste London Plastic Free London South West London Journey to zero waste South West London ZERO WASTE SW LONDON Plastic-Free Tooting Plastic Free Brixton Plastic Free West Norwood South East London Zero Waste Plumstead SE18 Plastic Free Brixton Plastic-Free Crystal Palace Plastic Free SE4 – Brockley, Crofton Park, Honor Oak, Ladywell, Lewisham West […]

Welcome

Zero Waste Near You is an all-inclusive resource to make a low waste lifestyle as accessible as possible by showing you what is available in your local area. This idea came from our personal experience of transitioning into a zero waste lifestyle as a result of realising the impact of our throwaway society on the […]