The following shops sell many products without packaging, and many products without plastic – cleaning, household, toiletries, etc:
- Green Outlook.ie
- Zero Waste Market Place
Most or all use compostable, pre-used or plastic-free packaging when sending out a parcel. Click on their ‘Delivery/Shipping’ tab (at the bottom of the websites) to view their packaging information.
If you shop on Amazon and you would like to get plastic-free packaging, here is what to do:
- Open your Amazon account
- Go to ‘help/customer service’
- Go to ‘contact us’
- Use their ‘chat’ option
- On chat, request to make all future orders plastic-free with minimal packaging and where absolutely necessary use only degradable packaging materials like paper.
- This information will be saved to your account for all future orders.