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how one perth store started fighting waste 27 years ago

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how one perth store started fighting waste 27 years ago

and though many shoppers head to the local woolworths, a large crowd gathers inside weigh 'n pay - a independent store first opened in 1992 where customers can buy "everything for the pantry" in bulk, and where cutting back on bags has become a badge of honour."i'd estimate we have at least a hundred customers per week bring their own containers in, whereas a few short years ago that figure was maybe a dozen per week," owner craig vanderplank said."we have seen a significant increase in the number of customers who are trying to be more environmentally conscious when they shop."craig vanderplank is embracing a 'zero waste' attitude at weigh 'n payphoto: david allan-petaleheading to zeroat the start of the year mr vanderplank made a co...