My Zero Waste A-Z

***This is a list of the products that we use/make/buy. It is a work in progress, soon I will add links to shops too… ****

A

Apple juice: Lispopple Apple from JCs

B

Bread:

  • Local French Bakery
  • JC’s
  • Lidl

Butter : In paper and compost it (Glenstal)

Biscuits: Make my own

Baking parchment: Compostable, Klee paper

Baby bathroom:

  • Green people organic bath bubbles
  • Airmid chamomile soap
  • Green people toothpaste
  • Organic coconut oil for bum
  • Weleda Calendula cream if it is very red
  • Cotton bud from paper ( occasional use) (littlegreenshop.ie)

C

Chickpeas: Bring Your Own – Unpackaged Food Market Stall

Cheese: Local polish store, Honest2Goodness market, Anderson’s (off Griffith Avenue)

Cottage cheese make my own

Coffee:loose from Bring Your Own – Unpackaged Food Market Stall

Chilli sauce: JCs glass

Couscous: Bring Your Own – Unpackaged Food Market Stall or Asian shop cardboard (1kg)

Cucumber without plastic: Local Polish Shop Mroz

Cocoa powder and chocolate pellets: From bakery supplier/ Chez Emily Chocolate Factory

Cloth Sanitary Pads

Cleaning:

Toilet cleaning: Lily’s Eco Toilet Cleaner (5l container can be returned)

Washing up liquid: Lily’s Eco (5l container can be returned for reuse)

Clothes washing: Sonett washing powder (10 kg box with a plastic bag)

Nappy washing: Amway Baby Washing Powder (3 Kg cardboard box with a plastic bag)

Window cleaning: water + vinegar

Bathroom Cleaning: water+citric acid

 

D

Deodorant: make my own

Dish washing: Lily’s Eco Washing up liquid

Dishwasher detergent: Sonett dishwasher powder

Dish washing: Wooden brush, luffa from Klee paper

E

F

Fruit: Newbarn farm, Jc’s, Lidl, Polostores

Floss: Silk in glass jar

Flour: Local Bakery

Face “cream”: Rosehip oil

Face scrub: Wooden face brush

Face cleaning: Trilogy face wash (glass jar with a pump) + reusable cotton rounds (made by me)

Family cloth made by me organic cotton flannel

G

H

Harissa: Glass

I

J

K

Ketchup: Heinz in glass, SuperValu own in glass /

L

Lentils: Bring Your Own – Unpackaged Food Market Stall , Asian shop (bulk, plastic)

Laundry detergent: Sonett washing powder

M

Muesli:  Loose farmers market(organic) The good crop company

Milk: Super Value Organic (Tetrapack)

Meat: Country cress farm shop, Clonanny farm shop

Mayo: Heinz in glass jar, SuperValu own in glass

Mustard: French brand JCs

Mouthwash: Homemade (zerowaste chef recipe)

Moisturizer (body) Coconut oil

Menstrual cup: Mooncup

N

Nuts: Bring Your Own – Unpackaged Food Market Stall From nuts in bulk Glasnevin in my own jar

Nut butters in glass

O

P

Pasta: Bring Your Own – Unpackaged Food Market Stall, Barilla

Q

R

Rice : Bring Your Own – Unpackaged Food Market Stall

S

Seeds (chia, pumpkin, poppy, sunflower etc…) Loose farmers market(organic) The good crop company

Sushi rice, nori:  Asian shop (bulk, plastic)

Soy sauce: Asian shop (bulk, plastic)

Sweet corn: SuperValu in jar (organic)

Sweet peas: Grow our own and freeze

Shoe polish: Make my own, beeswax loose

Soap: Various handmade soaps, Airmid soap, made by a friend

Shampoo: AB Studio – Clean Design

T

Tea: Campbells from JC’s

Toothbrush: Hydrophil toothbrush from Littlegreenshop

Tortilla, flatbreads: Make my own

Toilet paper: Smooth Panda (Bulk order)

Toilet cleaner: Lily’s Eco ( 5l container can be returned for reuse)

U

V

Vegetables: Newbarn farm, Jc’s, Lidl, Polostores, Local Community Supported Agriculture Scheme

W

Window cleaning: water and white vinegar

X, Y, Z

Youghurt: Supervalu in glass, and Glenisk Natural yoghurt and make my own

Yeast (fresh): Local bakery