Zero Waste Canada

How to Unlock A New Lotion Pump Top

Sometimes when dealing with lotion/soap pumps that are designed to fit multiple styles of bottles, they can get stuck in the "locked" position when they are brand new. We try our best to demonstrate to customers the easiest way to unlock a stuck pump top, but once in a while we might miss someone, or [...]

Meet the Maker: Bees Wax Works

Sunday, February 23rd, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm in store at 1319 Broad Street. FREE EVENT. Come meet the person behind the beautiful, all natural hand made candles we carry! Join local beeswax candle maker Leslie-Jill Smith from Bees Wax Works as she demonstrates traditional beeswax candle dipping, answers all your questions on the benefits of [...]

West Coast Refill promoting “Refill not Landfill”

In Zero Waste Canada West Coast Refill promoting “Refill not Landfill Buying products with less packaging is a goal for many consumers. Using refillable products is one way of significantly reducing waste. Refilling is essentially source reduction. Refill stores help us to reuse containers and bottles reducing the amount of packaging. Zero Waste Canada recently [...]