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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 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

Paisley farmers market

County Square, Paisley

last Saturday of the month, 9am until sold out


Local Green Grocers

Harry's Fruitshop

14a Thornhill, Johnstone, PA5 8JG
Tel: 01505 742721


The Four Seasons

55 Kempock Street, Gourock, PA19 1NF
Tel: 01475 631331



Unit 31 The Paisley Centre,
23 High Street, Paisley, PA1 2 AF
Tel: 0141 8489364


Fresh & Fruity

12c Sprinbank Road, Paisley, PA3 2PA
Tel: 0141 887 8150


The Orchard

11 Hairst Street, Renfrew, PA4 8QU
Tel: 0141 886 3851


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
Ralston General Store

406-8 Glasgow Road, Paisley, PA1 3BE
Tel: 0141 882 3958

Kip General Store & Post Office

Main Street, Inverkip, Greenock, PA16 0AS
Tel: 01475 521270

Stevies Food & Wine

94 Shore Street, Gourock, PA19 1RB
Tel: 01475 630997


Ralston News 'N' Store

1 Penilee Road, Paisley, PA1 3ES
Tel: 0141 882 4091


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