Zero waste grocery shops in south-east London

Zero-waste shops or plastic-free shops are created to help tackle the waste problem by removing all plastic packaging from the products, and customers are encouraged to bring in and reuse their own containers. These shops help guide you towards a more sustainable way of buying and consuming by offering ways to lower your impact and reducing your waste as you go. Below is a comprehensive guide to all Zero-Waste shops in South-East London.

Jarr Market

From grains to spices to sweet treats and their very own peanut butter machine, Jarr Market has got all your household needs covered. It offers plant-based, locally sourced and organic food products, as well as toiletries, cleaning products and re-usable containers.

Mission Green

Mission Green is an organic zero waste shop known for its excellent selection of herbs and spices and a range of other dry foods as well.

SWOP

Shop Without Packaging (SWOP) delivers Fairtrade, vegetarian or vegan produce in addition to coffee, tea, fruits, veggies, household and personal hygiene items along with bakery items like fresh bread and pastries. Customers are encouraged to bring their own containers, weigh them, fill them with things they need and pay for the contents only.

Beetroot and Beans

Beetroot and Beans located in Forest Hill is a zero-waste shop that has everything from fresh veg and fruit to beans and nuts to alternative milks, as well as gorgeously packaged condiments.

Naked Larder

Naked Larder offers a range of grains, beans & pulses, nuts, dried fruit, flours, pasta, cereals, eco-friendly cleaning product refills, body care products and more. Customers place an order online, then collect their orders using their own reusable containers.

Gather

Peckham’s Gather is not only a zero-waste shop but a sustainability hub. Even the store’s furniture is repurposed seconds, and the shop runs on renewable energy. It’s a place to gather your necessities – from food to cleaning products to toiletries as well as DIY beauty ingredients.

BYO Household

This plastic-free supermarket in Peckham has everything from nuts, pulses, grains to household goods. You can bring a glass bottle to fill with specialist oils like argan oil, chilli olive oil, etc and stock up on vegan cheese, kombucha and even natural deodorants. They also have a special spice wall stocked with everything you could need. They have a grocery store in Nunhead and a specialised household store in Peckham nearby.

BYO Grocery

This plastic-free supermarket in Peckham has everything from nuts, pulses, grains to household goods. You can bring a glass bottle to fill with specialist oils like argan oil, chilli olive oil, etc and stock up on vegan cheese, kombucha and even natural deodorants. They also have a special spice wall stocked with everything you could need. They have a grocery store in Nunhead and a specialised household store in Peckham nearby.

BYO

This plastic-free supermarket in Peckham has everything from nuts, pulses, grains to household goods. You can bring a glass bottle to fill with specialist oils like argan oil, chilli olive oil, etc and stock up on vegan cheese, kombucha and even natural deodorants. They also have a special spice wall stocked with everything you could need. They have a grocery store in Nunhead and a specialised household store in Peckham nearby.

Location

147 Evelina Road, Peckham, SE15 3HB (BYO Household) 32 Nunhead Green, SE15 3QF (BYO Grocery)

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 10am-7:30pm Saturday: 9:30am-6pm Sunday: 11am-5pm

Gather

Peckham’s Gather is not only a zero-waste shop but a sustainability hub. Even the store’s furniture is repurposed seconds, and the shop runs on renewable energy. It’s a place to gather your necessities – from food to cleaning products to toiletries as well as DIY beauty ingredients.

Location

121 Bellenden Road, Peckham, SE15 4QY

Opening hours

Monday: closed Tuesday to Saturday: 10am-6pm Sunday: 10:30am-4:30pm

Naked Larder

Naked Larder offers a range of grains, beans & pulses, nuts, dried fruit, flours, pasta, cereals, eco-friendly cleaning product refills, body care products and more. Customers place an order online, then collect their orders using their own reusable containers.

Location

78 Herne Hill, SE24 9QP

Opening hours

Monday to Tuesday: 2pm-8:30pm Wednesday to Friday: closed Saturday: 9am-2pm Sunday: closed

Beetroot and Beans

Beetroot and Beans located in Forest Hill is a zero-waste shop that has everything from fresh veg and fruit to beans and nuts to alternative milks, as well as gorgeously packaged condiments.

Location

57A Dartmouth Road, SE23 3HN

Opening hours

Monday: closed Tuesday: 9:30am-5pm Wednesday: 9:30am-7pm Thursday to Saturday: 9:30am-5pm Sunday: closed

SWOP

Shop Without Packaging (SWOP) delivers Fairtrade, vegetarian or vegan produce in addition to coffee, tea, fruits, veggies, household and personal hygiene items along with bakery items like fresh bread and pastries. Customers are encouraged to bring their own containers, weigh them, fill them with things they need and pay for the contents only.

Location

7 Burnt Ash Road, Lee Green, SE12 8RG

Opening hours

Monday to Sunday: 10am-6pm

Mission Green

Mission Green is an organic zero waste shop known for its excellent selection of herbs and spices and a range of other dry foods as well.

Location

182 Hither Green Lane, SE13 6QB

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday: 10am-6pm Sunday: closed

Jarr Market

From grains to spices to sweet treats and their very own peanut butter machine, Jarr Market has got all your household needs covered. It offers plant-based, locally sourced and organic food products, as well as toiletries, cleaning products and re-usable containers.

Location

19 Half Moon Lane, Herne Hill, SE24 9JU

Opening hours

Monday: 10am-6pm Tuesday: 10am-7pm Wednesday to Friday: 10am-6pm Saturday: 10am-5pm Sunday: 11am-5pm