Why have a shop?
Australians use 10 million new plastic bags every day. Plastic bags and plastic film are disposable and cannot be recycled in our kerbside collection. SCEG believes that by replacing disposable bags and film with reusable items we will reduce our ecological footprint.
Therefore we are offering for sale reusable mesh veggie bags (Onya and Greensacks) and fresh lids.
Australians send 30 million plastic toothbrushes to landfill each year. Plastics take hundreds of years to break down and are a major contributor to ocean gyres . Why not try our compostable bamboo toothbrushes. We have been selling these at our market stalls for a couple of years now and they’ve proved very popular.
We also have eco batteries sizes AA, AAA and 9V. These batteries contain no lead, cadmium or mercury and are therefore disposable in landfill.
Our policy is to stock items that reduce waste, are re-useable, local where possible, and are not sold through other venues locally. If you have a product you would like us to stock, or if you would like to order in bulk please contact us to discuss options.
Our products are available either:
- on line- go to the shop tab on the menu
- from the SCEG office Tuesday mornings during school term 9.30-12.30am
- at Spring Creek House (& see display in window) on weekday mornings between 9am and 1pm
- or at our events and market stalls.