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Dumfries & Galloway: 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 Dumfries & Galloway.

 
 

 

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

Dumfries Farmers Market
info@dumfriestown.com

Tel: 01387 268143

Last Saturday of every month

Dirrops Farm Fresh Meat

Dirrops, Waterbeck, Lockerbie, DG11 3ET
Tel: 01461 600608

Last Saturday of every month 10am-3pm

 

Health Food Shops

Jan De Vries Healthcare

52 Havover Street, Stranraer, Wigtownshire, DG9 7RP
Tel: 01776 704702

 

Jan De Vries Health & Diet Centre

8 Church Crescent, Dumfries, DG1 1DF
Tel: 01387 270760

 

Dumfries Health & Wholefood Store

29-31 English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2BU
Tel: 01387 261065

 

Newton Stewart Health Food Shop

18-20 Queen Street, Newton Stewart,
Wigtownshire, DG8 6JL
Tel: 01671 402023

 

Sunrise Wholefoods

49 King Street, Castle Douglas,
Kirkcudbrightshire, DG7 1AE
Tel: 01556 504455

 

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Local Green Grocers

The Fruit Shop

33 Main Street, Portpatrick, Stranraer,
Wigtownshire, DG9 8JW
Tel: 01776 810586

 

 

Local Retailers

Lidl

Stoneykirk Road, Stranraer, DG9 7AS
Tel: 01224 868609

 

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

 

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

Dumfries Health & Wholefood Store

29-31 English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2BU
Tel: 01387 261065

 

Newton Stewart Health Food Shop

18-20 Queen Street, Newton Stewart,
Wigtownshire, DG8 6JL
Tel: 01671 402023

 

Sunrise Wholefoods

49 King Street, Castle Douglas,
Kirkcudbrightshire, DG7 1AE
Tel: 01556 504455

 

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