ZERO WASTE GROCERY GUIDE: TENNESSEE

Where to shop for bulk, package-free, zero waste foods in Tennessee: a state-by-state grocery store guide | Litterless

Chattanooga

-Earth Fare: Find a standard selection of bulk foods like grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, and other items.
-Fresh Market: This spot sells bulk grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, trail mix, candy, coffee and more.
-Wildflower Tea and Honey: Bulk loose leaf herbs and teas.

Clarksville

-Seasons Market: Bulk grains, flours and baking supplies, beans, legumes, nuts, seeds, snacks, and more. They also offer bulk DIY ingredients, zero waste or low waste beauty products like bar soap, shampoo bars, and toothpaste powder, and other low-waste lifestyle items like cloth diapers.

Franklin

-Herban Market: A large selection of bulk olive oils, as well as other bulk dry goods like grains, beans, nuts, and snacks.

Jackson

-Grubb’s Grocery: Bulk grains, beans, nuts, seeds, trail mixes, snacks, popcorns, candies, herbs, spices, teas, and more.

Johnson City

-Earth Fare: Find a standard selection of bulk foods like grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, and more.
-Natural Foods Market: Bulk grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, and more.

Knoxville

-Earth Fare: Find a standard selection of bulk foods like grains, beans, nuts, seeds, snacks, and more, plus liquid Castile soap.
-Three Rivers Co-op: Find whole grains, flours, beans, legumes, nuts, seeds, snacks, granola, trail mix, freshly ground peanut and almond butters, honey, soy sauce, and cooking oil.
-Wild Lavender Spa: You can purchase locally made refillable cleaning supplies from Fillaree, such as bulk liquid pump soap.

Nashville

-AshBlue: Per a reader submission, they have a refill station for soaps by Common Good; you can refill laundry soap, dish soap, hand soap, and all purpose spray cleaner.
-The Good Fill: This Nashville small business has refill pop-up shops around town. Stock up on personal care or cleaning supplies! Learn more and find a spot here you here.
-Sprouts and The Turnip Truck are grocery options that offer bulk sections, typically a standard mix of grains, beans, nuts, dried fruit, and snacks. For each, ask an employee before you fill your containers to make sure you’re allowed to do so.

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