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Highland: 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 the Highlands.

 
 

 

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

Skye & Lochalsh Farmers Market


Royal Bank of Scotland (car park), Portree, IV51 9BS 
Tel: 01599 522 250

Contact John Banister. Runs in the summertime only. Last Saturday of the month.

Skye & Lochalsh Horticultural
Development Association

www.horticultureskye.co.uk

Royal Bank of Scotland (car park), Portree
Tel: 01478 640 276

Association comprising of approximately 60 members of small scale horticulture producers. Producing a wide range of fruit and vegetables in season for direct sale to the public and to local catering trade.
Wester Hardmuir Fruit Farm

SAuldearn, Nairn, IV12 5QG
Tel: 01309 641259

 
Robertsons The Larder at Tomich Farm Shop

11-13 Tomich, Beauly, IV4 7AS
Tel: 01463 782181

 
T.S Fraser
www.blackisleberries.co.uk

Ryefield Farm, Tore, Muir Of Ord, IV6 7SB
Tel: 01463 811276

 

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Health Food Shops

The Health Food Shop

45 High St, Alness, IV17 0PT
Tel: 01349 883088

 

Jackson's Wholefoods

Park Lane, Portree, sle of Skye, IV51 9GP
Tel: 01478 613326

 

Health & Harmony

129 High St, Nairn, IV12 4DB
Tel: 01667 455567

 

Health Food Centre

5 Princes St, Thurso, KW14 7BQ
Tel: 01847 893561

 

Borealis Shop

Old Pier Rd, Broadford, Isle Of Skye, IV49 9AE
Tel: 01471 822669

 

 

Local Green Grocers

The Orchard

2 Market St, Tain, IV19 1AR
Tel: 01862 893181

 

Highland Green Grocers

Newington, Gynack Rd, Kingussie, PH21 1ET
Tel: 01540 661368

 

Ray Ferrier

37 High St, Fortrose, IV10 8SU
Tel: 01381 621941

 

T & T Fresh Fruit & Veg

The Steading, Drumbeg, Lairg, IV27 4NW
Tel: 01571 833221

 

Country Garden

2 High St, Dingwall, IV15 9HL
Tel: 01349 865611

 

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Local Retailers

The Store

Bettyhill, Thurso, KW14 7SS
Tel: 01641 521207

 

Laggan Stores

Laggan Bridge, Newtonmore, PH20 1AH
Tel: 01528 544257

 
Kimmylies General Store

2 Charleston Court, Inverness, IV3 8YB
Tel: 01463 240459

 
Poolewe Village Store & P.O

Poolewe, Achnasheen, IV22 2JU
Tel: 01445 781240

 
Staffin Bay Stores

Staffin, Portree, Isle of Skye, IV51 9JS
Tel: 01470 562354

 

Lidl

Carsgate Road, Telford Retail Park, Inverness,
IV3 8EX
Tel: 01569 731746

Charge for plastic bag.

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
The Store

Bettyhill, Thurso, KW14 7SS
Tel: 01641 521207

 
Laggan Stores

Laggan Bridge, Newtonmore, PH20 1AH
Tel: 01528 544257

 
Kimmylies General Store

2 Charleston Court, Inverness, IV3 8YB,
Tel: 01463 240459

 

Poolewe Village Store & P.O

Poolewe, Achnasheen, IV22 2JU
Tel: 01445 781240

 

Staffin Bay Stores

Staffin, Portree, Isle of Skye , IV51 9JS
Tel: 01470 562354

 

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