You can help reduce your plastic consumption by buying refill products for some of your essentials at Gavin’s Mill

Gavins Mill refill station

If you’re starting out on your zero waste journey, Gavin’s Mill (located 3 Gavin’s Mill Road, Milngavie) has introduced a dedicated refill zone designed for stocking up on groceries and products. Gavins Mill is a fair trade shop and café, owned by Gavin’s Mill Community Project. It is staffed almost entirely by volunteers and covenanting all its profits to GMCP. For more information click here.

This initiative by members of Gavin’s Mill aims to cut back on packaging and encourage sustainable shopping. Here’s a list of what you can currently refill:

  • Bio laundry liquid
  • Fabric conditioner
  • Washing up liquid
  • Sanitising hand wash
  • Faith in Nature toiletries
  • Lavender/geranium shampoo and conditioner
  • Tea tree and coconut
  • Faith in Nature Body wash in grapefruit/orange and Aloe Vera

Gavins Mill also accept the Milngavie Gift Card in store. So not only will you smell delightful, you’ll also be reducing your use of unnecessary packaging by using their refill zone.

Milngavie Gift Card