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YOUR HELP
SO FAR...

By choosing to buy bulk and recycling your containers, not only can you buy as much or as little as you want, you are also making the decision to make a difference.

300,000

KG’S OF PACKAGING 
WASTE YOU HAVE HELPED SAVE FROM LANDFILL BY BUYING BULK.

50,000,000

PLASTIC BAGS THE SOURCE 
BULK FOODS HAVE SAVED 
FROM PRODUCTION

50,000

$AUD DONATED TO SUPPORT SEA SHEPHERD

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INTERESTING

FACTS

Did you know if each Australian family used just 1 less plastic bag each week that would be 253 million bags less a year! Here are some other mind blowing figures on waste…

13,000,000,000

Plastic bottles are disposed of each year.

That’s approx. 1 Million football fields each year if you stood the bottles up and covered every blade of grass.

5,000,000,000

plastic bags used by 
australians annually

That equates to 4,000 bags a minute or 230,000 per hour.


130,000,000

KGs OF PLASTIC WASTE ENDS UP IN THE OCEAN FROM AUSTRALIANS ANNUALLY

Worldwide 14,000 pieces of plastic are dumped in the ocean everyday

1,100,000

Sea creatures die every year from plastic bags and other plastic garbage

With a staggering 700 species on 
the breach of extinction, due to plastic 
in the ocean.

800,642

KM2 of plastic wrap 
produced each year

That’s enough plastic film to shrink-wrap New South Wales.

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OUR 

TOP 10

TIPS

Choose to refuse single-use plastic, here are 10 really easy tips to help you get started!

1. CARRY A REUSABLE 
WATER BOTTLE

2. BUY AS LITTLE OR AS MUCH AS YOU NEED IN BULK

3. BRING YOUR OWN 
COFFEE CUP OR MUG.

4. DO NOT USE PLASTIC PRODUCE BAGS.

5. ‘SAY NO!’ TO PLASTIC 
STRAWS & CUTLERY

6. STOCK YOUR PANTRY
 USING GLASS JARS

7. BRING YOUR OWN
 SHOPPING BAG

8. REFILL YOUR OWN
 JARS & CONTAINERS

9. MAKE FOOD 
FROM SCRATCH

10. REUSE FIRST 
THEN RECYCLE

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OUR
PRODUCTS

At The Source Bulk Foods you can buy as much or as little as you need in bulk, this style of shopping not only reduces the use of unecessary packaging, but also reduces food wastage.

50,000

DONATED TO SUPPORT 

SEA SHEPHERD

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OUR
COMMUNITY

We envision each one of our stores as both an opportunity and a responsibility. It’s our opportunity to make a positive difference within the local community, and our responsibility to nurture the global community for future generations. By rethinking the way we shop, we’re contributing to the sustainability of our environment and supporting organisations, charities and communities that are leading the push for a better, cleaner world. Your help so far is just the beginning.

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