Refill shops in Aberdeenshire

This page contains information about the refill and zero waste shops in Aberdeenshire. 

By shopping at these shops, you can cut out the packaging used for most products in traditional shops. A refillery or zero waste shop allows you to take your own containers to transport the products you buy. These include dried ingredients, eggs, toiletries and detergents. 

By using these shops you can help the environment, improve health, and save money for yourself and the world around you. It also helps to free up space in your recycling bin. 

Butterfly Effect, Banchory and Insch

Zero waste shop, refillery and café, with Banchory and Insch branches, selling refill dried foodstuffs, refill liquid goods (detergents, soaps, toiletries), locally sourced produce, reusable sanitary products, and more.

Scott Skinner Square
AB31 5SE
Butterfly Effect Banchory

60 Commerce Street
AB52 6JB
Butterfly Effect Insch

Deeside ReFill, Aboyne

Offers a wide range of eco-friendly products, including refills of household cleaning products, as well as hand wash, shampoo, hair conditioner and body washes. Also has a wide selection of pantry foods, herbs, and spices.
Unit 1 North Side
Station Square
AB34 5HX
Deeside ReFill

Ethical Gift Shop and Refillery, Huntly

Stocks local, hand-crafted, fair-trade gifts made from sustainable materials. Also has a coffee shop, gallery, exhibition space, and workshop area. Offers a refill range encompassing food, household, and beauty items.
9 Duke Street
AB54 8DL
Ethical Gift Shop and Refillery

Replenish, Stonehaven

Sells a range of refill and zero waste produce and products, sourced from local suppliers. As well as refills, also stocks bread, sweet treats, milk, spreads, plus plastic wrap-free fruit and vegetables, and vegetable box deliveries. 
23 Allardice Street
AB39 2BS

Sustainable Roots Kintore

Offers all the refill options that other zero waste/refill shops have and partners with Terracycle as a drop off point for many items that can’t be recycled through the council's collections.

1 Stills Building
School Road
AB51 0UA
Sustainable Roots Kintore

Taylor Made Refills, Kintore

Started initially making natural cleaning products and hand wash out of the owner's kitchen, now produces and sells a variety of eco-friendly items, including bathroom, cleaning, laundry, personal care, and gift products via various stockists. You can also buy from their Kintore workshop. 

Unit 7
Craigearn Business Park
AB51 0TH
Taylor Made Refills

Waste-A-Weigh, Inverurie and Rothienorman

Refill shop selling a range of dried foods, including gluten free pastas, oats, fruits, as well as breads, milk, eggs, pizza making kits and an extensive range of refillable liquid products, such as Ecover detergents, and locally made cleaning products, toiletries and gifts. 

28 High Street
AB51 3XQ
Waste A Weigh Inverurie

Main Street
AB51 8UD
Waste A Weigh Rothienorman

Wholehearted, Fraserburgh

Sells a wide range of pasta, nuts, cereals, pulses, herbs and spices, teas, coffees, flours, oats, bakery goods and fresh produce. Additionally you can find laundry and cleaning supplies, body care essentials and a wide range of eco-friendly lifestyle products. 

97 High Street
AB43 9EX


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