Sudbury’s First Zero Waste Shop

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With the ever growing ranges of speciality foods in the supermarkets Jane at Health Foods For you has made the change to offer something unique to Sudbury and surrounding villages. Following her beliefs in doing what she can in the community to be more environmentally friendly, by cutting out as much of the shops foods that come in plastic bags. 

Health Foods For You are committed to reducing their carbon footprint and encourage customers to purchase from their local independent. Even specialist foods ordered ,in which is a service the shop offers, offer officially certified compostable packaging.

At Health Foods For You  in North Street you can choose from organic , self-serve products including grains, nuts, soya mince,seeds, rice, dried fruits and loose-leaf teas are all on offer.  You can buy 100 grams or 5 kilos, so the quantity you buy is not restricted. If however you buy anything over a kilo,             a 10 %discount is offered.

 Because Health Foods For You buy in bulk they can pass on the savings to their customers. And you can be assured of the best quality. So with great savings and doing your bit to support the planet, come and pay us a visit and support your friendly independent.

If we all change at least one item in our household to this method, you will be reducing your plastic waste “Go Green & Save” which will make a difference. Make this your New Years resolution!

Bio – D personal care products are in stock. They are a British company, vegan, hypoallergenic, allergy friendly and great affordable quality with ingredients being ethically sourced.  Washing up liquid, laundry liquid, fabric conditioner, toilet cleaner and hand soap are available for you to bring in your empty bottles to refill.

Faith In Nature personal care products which are award winning are also now available in refills again great savings and reducing plastics. Ranging from shampoo, conditioner and shower gel.

How it works in our shop;

STEP 1.  Place any empty container on the scales

STEP 2. Fill your container with desired product.

STEP 3. Place the container back onto the scale. We work out your price, and then pay for your product!

We are huge advocates of reusing over recycling so please bring along any container that you like; a mason jar, jam jar, ice cream tub or lunchbox, if it can be weighed, it can be used!

If ever you forget to bring a container of your own, feel free to use one of our biodegradable bags. If you are new to the zero-waste experience and self-serving in general, please don’t hesitate to ask for assistance and we can show you how effortless it is to take back control of your food, getting the amount you need. Shopping this way is simple to do, empowering to you, the customer, and fun for the whole family to get involved in.

For further questions go to or call in confidence for advice 01787 828262

 Monday – Friday  9.00 – 5.00 pm  Saturday 9.00 – 4.00 pm

You can contact the friendly team on 01787 828262

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