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East Renfrewshire: 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 East Renfrewshire.

 
 

 

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

Clarkston Farmer's Market

Station Car Park, Clarkston
Tel: 01224 633009

Every fourth Saturday (every month).
9.00am till 1.00pm or sold out.
Exceptions: Possibly December.
Number of stalls: 15 to 20 (seasonal variations)

 

Health Food Shops

The Granary

34 Busby Road, Clarkston, G76 7XJ
Tel: 0141 638 001

 

 

Local Green Grocers

Imrie Fruit Shop

Busby Road, Clarkston
Tel: 0141 638 8732

 

Imrie Fruit Shop

61c Main Street, Thornliebank
Tel: 0141 620 0869

 

Imrie Fruit Shop

8 The Avenue Shopping Centre, Newton Mearns
Tel: 0141 639 6619

 

Imrie Fruit Shop

West Bourne Centre, Kelburn Street, Barrhead
Tel: 0141 8807192

 

Ross's

58 Main Street, Neilston, G78 3NJ
Tel: 0141 881 8400

 

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Local Retailers

Barry's

18 Clarkston Road, Clarkston
Tel: 0141 633 3948

 

West of Scotland Convenience Stores

265 Mearns Road, Newton Mearns, G77 5LU
Tel: 0141 639 7392

 
Eat Delicatessan

16 Busby Road, Clarkston, G76 7BG
Tel: 0141 638 7123

 
Caring Convenience Stores

134 Main Street, Barrhead, G78 1SE
Tel: 0141 881 3581

 
Peckhams

275 Mearns Road, Newton Mearns, G77 5LU
Tel: 0141 639 3782

 

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

Barry's

18 Clarkston Road, Clarkston
Tel: 0141 633 3948

 

West of Scotland Convenience Stores

265 Mearns Road, Newton Mearns, G77 5LU
Tel: 0141 639 7392

 
Caring Convenience Stores

134 Main Street, Barrhead, G78 1SE
Tel: 0141 881 3581

 

Ross's

58 Main Street, Neilston, G78 3NJ
Tel: 0141 881 8400

 

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