Project Overview

Seedy Zero Waste Store – A store where you can forget about plastic packaging. Seedy puts in resource- efficiency measures across all aspects of business. Apart from being part of an environmentally conscious business, Seedy also plays the role of educating consumers on the importance of a zero waste lifestyle.

About their pledge

Pledge Action

Zero Waste Implementation Approach

Avoided Waste Identification

Unavoided Waste Identification

Benefits of Pledge Action Implementation

Electronic Receipt

Only electronic receipt is issued.

  • Paper / thermal paper
  • Printer ink / refill ink

N/A

  • Reduced cost of printing.
  • Reduced use of raw resources

i.e. trees for paper making.

Refillable Dispenser Amenities

  • Water refill station is available in store.
  • Products including kitchen and bathroom essentials such as cooking oil and detergent are refillable in the store.
  • Single-use plastic bottle
  • Glass bottle

Refillable products such as detergent that leak from the dispenser.

  • Reduction in single-use packaging waste.
  • Increment in waste management efficiency as lesser waste is generated.

Support BYO Initiatives

  • Consumers are required to BYO container / bottle for their shopping trip.
  • Providing reused clean jars / container.
  • Paper bag
  • New Jar / container
  •  New bottle
  • Individual plastic packaging

Food waste :

Any type of refillable food that accidentally drops on the floor / table while filling.

  • Reduction in single-use packaging waste.
  • Increment in waste management efficiency as lesser waste is generated.
  • Increment in consumers’ satisfaction as it is more convenient to purchase directly with their own container.

Low Waste Delivery

  • Upcycle box / old newspapers and water-based paper tape are used as parcel packaging.
  • Consignment notes are printed in black and white.
  • New flyer
  • New courier box
  • Plastic tape
  • Bubble Wrap

Consignment note

More cost effective as no purchasing is required for new paper and courier box.

Bulk Purchase

  • Products are purchased via a container exchange system.
  • Consumers purchase the products in bulk without single-use packaging

Individual plastic packaging

Food waste :

Any type of refillable food that accidentally drops on the floor / table while filling.

  • Reduction in individual plastic packaging.
  • Reduced use of raw resources i.e. fossil fuels for plastic

production.

Recycling Initiatives

Collaboration with optic store to collect old glasses for reuse and repurpose.

Recyclable waste

N/A

Ensure any recyclable waste could be recycled with proper channel and method.