A globally renown firm, based in Farlington, that provide a life time guarantee on all their domestic lamps, and go out of their way to source parts even for older models. They are currently mapping their plastic usage, and have reduced it by 70% during lockdown.
Green Box Associates is a technical consultancy based in Portsmouth that helps architects, planners, construction professionals and private individuals to use sustainable construction techniques to build energy efficient and eco-friendly buildings.
Herbies is a health store providing wholefoods, vitamins, supplements and plant-based alternatives. They have an extensive organic and gluten-free selection and customers can refill their domestic cleaning and personal care products. Delivery and click and collect are also available.
Package Free Larder is a plastic-free grocery store that was founded by Zero Waste Portsmouth. It is a social enterprise run entirely by volunteers. A lot of the food is vegan and you can bring in your own containers, weigh, then pay.
Southsea Nature Nursery offers a wide range of innovative play and learning opportunities, created wherever possible from natural resources. The children are encouraged to learn about sustainability and the importance of looking after our natural world.
Squidmoo is a newly created local and independent business which focuses on creating and selling plastic-free products. They aim for their planet-friendly products to be manufactured to the highest quality, using sustainable materials throughout.
Tweedy Clothing is an independent 'slow fashion' label that provides sustainable and ethical clothing. They use skilled adult workers who are paid fairly in great conditions, source recycled, natural or vegan fabrics and reuse any returned stock and offcuts.
UK flyers is a local printing company that also delivers flyers and posters. They have recently secured funding from the Council’s workplace sustainable travel fund for an e-cargo bike and pool bike. Their standard flyer stock is FSC certified and any paper used is recycled locally.
Wild Thyme are a worker co-operative with all employees having equal pay and status. They sell a wide range of natural, fair trade and organic food, all of which are vegan. They are very friendly and accommodating and will deliver to PO1 to PO7.