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Angus: Avoid Over Packaging

Over packaged items create more waste than is necessary, select a topic from the drop down menu to find out how you can avoid over packaged items in Angus.



Buy Food Loose

Buying food loose without lots of packaging helps to reduce the amount of waste that you have to take home. This list shows places where you can buy food loose.

Farmers Markets

Angus Farmers Market

The Myre Park, Forfar
Tel: 01307 850 207



The Fens, Dronley Road, Birkhill,
Tel: 01382 581 186

Organic box scheme
Milton Haugh Farm Shop

Carmyllie, DD11 2QS
Tel: 01241 860 579

R.W. Lawson

West Craigieloch, Linrathen, Kirriemuir, DD8 5JJ
Tel: 01575 560 208



Health Food Shops

Holland & Barrett

229 High Street, Arbroath, DD11 1DZ
Tel: 01241 434 565



59 Castle Street, Forfar, DD8 3AG
Tel: 01307 468 738

The Health Haven

95 High Street, Carnoustie, DD7 7EA
Tel: 01674 676 854


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Local Green Grocers


46 Murray Street, Montrose, DD10 8LB
Tel: 01674 674 207


Angus Soft Fruits

East Seaton, Arbroath, DD11 5SD
Tel: 01241 879989


Dennis Laidlaw

46 Murray Street, Montrose, DD10 8LB
Tel: 01674 678884



Local Retailers


Queenswell Road, Forfar, DD8 3JA


J & M Salmond

33 Rossie Island Road, Montrose, DD10 9NR 
Tel: 01674 674 187

J.D Adam

29 St David Street, Brechin, DD9 6LE 
Tel: 01356 622 354

St. James Road Shop

35e St. James Road, Forfar, DD8 1LN 
Tel: 01307 464 159

Morning Noon & Night

49 Barry Road, Carnoustie, DD7 7QQ
Tel: 01241 852404



18 High Street, Kirriemuir, DD8 4EY
Tel: 01575 572 451


To find where you can buy food locally produced, click here.

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Concentrated Products
e.g. concentrated juice

Concentrated products come in smaller containers than ready diluted alternatives and may be more cost effective, this list shows where you can buy concentrated products locally.

Local Retailers
Bestway Food Store

25 Mayfield Terrace, Arbroath, DD11 5DL
Tel: 01241 872 897

M H McKillop

12 Ferry Street, Montrose, DD10 8DA 
Tel: 01674 676960

Ferryden Stores

26 Brownlow Place, Ferryden, Montrose, DD10 9RN
Tel: 01674 672941


Lothian,Borders & Angus
Co-operative Society Ltd

74-76 Glamis Road, Kirriemuir, DD8 5DD
Tel: 01575 573862


Lothian,Borders & Angus
Co-operative Society Ltd

14-15 Mayfield Terrace, Arbroath, DD11 5DJ
Tel: 01241 877707


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