Saying Bye Bye to Plastic in your business isn’t always easy – its confusing and can take a lot of time to get to the bottom of it all! Which is why we have put together a list of alternative packaging and product suppliers to assist you in your switch away from single use plastics and save you time and money.
Please note, this guide is in no way exhaustive or endorsed. Businesses are advised to source their own suppliers and base their procurement decisions on a number of key factors, such as environmental performance, durability, recyclability and cost.
Here are some fantastic examples of brands that supply alternatives to single use plastic to items such as bags, bottles, cups, containers, cutlery, straws and packaging and really live the mission of saying Bye Bye to Plastic and Hello BYO.
Suppliers of Single Use Plastic Alternatives
Albury Enviro Bags
⇨ Extensive range of custom made and printed promotional bags & shopping bag alternatives.
Better Packaging Co
⇨ Packaging for a zero waste world!
⇨ Australia’s largest zero waste, plastic free ethical eco store that is 100% palm oil free. Huge range of products and solutions to help people live more gently on our planet. B Corp Certified.
⇨ Eco-Friendly Compostable Foodservice Packaging, Made From Plants Not Plastic. Prompt Delivery. Carbon Neutral. Compostable Packaging. Eco Friendly. Products: Single Wall Hot Cups, Double Wall Hot Cups, Cold Cups, Takeaway Containers, Straws.
⇨ earth friendly compostable poop bags,garbage bags & nappy bags are manufactured from Bioplastic Corn starch resins to meet Australian Standards.
Calico Bags Australia
⇨ Calico Bags Australia has been supplying plain and custom printed calico bags throughout Australia since 2005, supporting the evolution of reusable bags. Cotton/calico lasts for years and is compostable and biodegradable.
⇨ Sustainable, durable, home compostable plastic alternative made from crustacean shells and extends shelf life! Cling wraps, wraps, trays and punnets etc.
⇨ We make stainless steel reusable products with plastic free packaging, that is better for you and the planet.
Custom Earth Promos
⇨ Your direct source for eco-friendly promotional products at direct wholesale pricing. All products can be customized with your brand logo.
⇨ Importers / Wholesalers of fully certified compostable food packaging supplies in Australia & compostable catering products
Flora and Fauna
⇨ Australia's largest cruelty free & vegan shop with exclusive eco friendly, natural products.
⇨ Reusable cups and bottles, stainless steel cups. Sustainable and customised.
⇨ Reusable Systems for the Circular Economy - Globelet supply reusable systems and products for cities and events to help end single use packaging.
Going Green Solutions
⇨ Huge range of Eco-friendly, zero-waste products for every home & business; specialists in certified compostable catering supplies.
⇨ Supplier of sustainable compostable packaging for the food service sector, currently offering range over 500 items. Any plastics stocked are recyclable, and customers are encouraged to switch to compostables where they can.
⇨ Enviro friendly packaging Australia wide. Eco friendly packaging like bamboo cutlery and bamboo plates, wooden cutlery eco plates etc
⇨ Compostable, bio-based flexible packaging alternatives for use in the food, apparel & e-commerce industries.
⇨ Range of reusable takeaway coffee cups, bento boxes, baby food pouches, safe drink bottles, lunch boxes, sandwich bags, veggie bags, eco toys etc.
⇨ Sustainable and reusable cups
⇨ Experience-Enhancing And Eco-Innovative, Reusable Drinking Vessels (coffee cups!)
⇨ Reusable coffee cup available in a range of colors, materials and sizes.
⇨ Ozepac offers made-to-order packaging solutions for all retail, food, industrial and agriculture industry. Supplies a comprehensive range Australia wide.
Promotional Eco Cups
⇨ Range of eco cups to fight and reduce waste.
⇨ Coffee cups and Australia's first coffee cup recycling solution.
⇨ All SoL products, including packaging are hand made. SoL's glassware is all individually hand blown, made using the highest quality glass available. Reusable coffee cups and water bottles, hand blown glass.
Source Separation Systems
⇨ Australian Certified Compostable Bags
⇨ Tulgeen is the leading disability services provider in the Bega Valley Shire and surrounds offering a comprehensive range of service and supports for all participants in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Tulgeen makes reusable produce bags and shopping bags from recycled materials.
⇨ Range of eco friendly packaging and catering disposables - environmentally safe and compostable.
SUPPLIERS OF NON-SINGLE USE PLASTIC ALTERNATIVES
If you are a supplier of sustainable alternatives to single use plastic and are interested in being featured on this page, please send an inquiry via the Contact Us page. To be eligible you must be operating within Australia.
Info Brochure – Businesses & Shoppers
⇨ Some simple tips for businesses and shoppers to follow and share! Download & print at home.
Single-Use Materials Fact Sheet
⇨ Debunking myths and comparing differences between single-use materials on the market.
Sustainable Supplier Guide
⇨ A guide to reducing single-use plastic in your business and some supplier suggestions to help you along the journey!
Sustainable Supplier Suggestions
⇨ A list of supplier suggestions to help you reduce single-use plastic throughout your business!
Window Poster – Bags
⇨ Display somewhere visible if you are saying bye bye to single use plastic BAGS in your business! Download & print at home.
Window Poster – Bottles
⇨ Display somewhere visible if you are saying bye bye to single use plastic BOTTLES in your business! Download & print at home.
Window Poster – Cups
⇨ Display somewhere visible if you are saying bye bye to single use plastic CUPS in your business! Download & print at home.
Window Posters – All Items
⇨ Display somewhere visible if you are saying bye bye to ALL single use plastic items in your business!