Zero Waste in Stockholm - City Guide

Are you an environmentally-conscious person new to Stockholm? Or you simply would like to discover more zero waste friendly businesses in our city? Then here is the perfect list for you: a list of places, activities and products that we like and recommend! Did we miss something? Help us keeping this guide up-to-date and share your favourite places and businesses to purchase (or borrow) zero waste-friendly items in Stockholm.
Zwcityguide

📋 Index

🍶 Reusable products

Hushallet - First zero waste shop in Stockholm

Assortment of food in bulk, cosmetics, cleaning products and others

 

ReMade - Online shop selling handmade products replacing many conventional ones. The selection is big, ranging from fruit bags, to toys,  to hygiene products. 

 

Iris Hantverk - Wide range of handmade products, usually plastic free and ZW friendly

 

Granit - Many plastic free and zero waste appliances for home

 

Refo - Handmade ZW products such as beeswax wraps, bags, jewelry and others from recycled materials

 

Retuna - First mall with only recycled, reused items

 

Repamera - Clothes repairing service

 

EcoSthlm - Sortiment of toys, hygienic product and household appliances, wide range of product for children and adults

 

Lapland Eco Store - Many plastic free and zero waste friendly products but also clothes, hygienic products and other

 

Jordklok - Webshop with ZW items and other products


Bokashi - Composter for households

🍴 Kitchen

Cotton bags - Instead of plastic ones for fruits and veggies, available in Iris Hantverk, Jordklok and larger ones are available in Åhléns and other sustainability-friendly stores

 

Silicon roll - Instead of single-use baking paper


Cleaning products - In Hushållet such as washing detergent, dishwashing liquid, sponges


Beeswax wrap - Instead of a plastic cling foil in Hushållet, Reko and most environmentally conscious shops

🍒 Food waste minimising apps

Olioex - Food and things sharing between people

 

Too Good To Go - Leftover surprise food boxes from restaurants/shops to fight food waste


Karma - Selected food for half the price because it is near expiration date

🍲 Food and drinks

Unwrapped - Online food shop without packaging:

 

Hushållet - Variety of bulk food items such as rice, beans, flour etc.

 

Ekolådan - Organic food delivery service with low plastic wrapping:

 

Reko Stockholm - Network on facebook with multiple locations

 

Matsmart - Food that has short expiry

 

Rescued - Juices made out of rescued fruits


Wijnjas Grosshandel - Ecologically certified cheese and other items

🍴 Cooking

Food Revolution

 

Mammaeatsplants - Zero waste, vegan cooking

 

Plantd - Zero waste, vegan cooking

 

Zerowastechef

 

Goingzerowaste

🍽 Restaurants

Sopköket - Restaurant using leftover food from their partners to create new meals 

 

Restaurang labbet - Seasonal, food waste preventing restaurant

 

Växthuset - Seasonal, local, plant-based restaurant 

 

ReTaste - Seasonal, local restaurant

 

Dirty Vegan - Virtually zero waste vegan fast food restaurant

 

K-märkt - Tries to fight food waste

 

Also check our BYO map with places that accept your container

💦 Hygiene

Malin i Ratan - Webshop but some shops are re-selling their products if you prefer buy in-shop, check out their locations here

 

Opella - Reusable containers for homemade products + ingredients for cosmetics

 

Iris Hantverk - Items made out of sustainable material like brushes, dish soaps and much more 

 

Tvål Butiken - Soap shop in Lidingö


Lifelong - Hygiene products packaged in a cellulose-based, compostable packaging

 

Baron - Hygiene and cleaning products in solid soap bars

🎈 Female hygiene products

Menstrual Cups - Available in most pharmacy stores, here some popular brands:

 

Menskopp made in Sweden

 

Lunette made in Finland

 

Mooncup made in the UK


Organicup made in China

 

Yuuki cup made in Czechia

 

Menstrual Pads - Only available in a few selected stores

 

Imse Vimse - Cloth product for beauty, period and babies

 

Hushallet - Selection of sanitary products for period

 

SheThinx - Period proof underwear

👕 Second-hand clothing and other things

Check out our clothes swaps in upcoming events!

For clothes swaps happening in Stockholm, search on social media either for “clothes swap” or “klädbyt”.

🏬 Physical second-hand stores

Stadsmission + Their own clothing brand Remake made with existing clothes

 

Myrorna

 

Emmaus Stockholm

 

Beyond Retro

 

Lindra - Located in Nacka and Skarpnäck

 

59 Vintage Store

 

Bye Buy - Second hand dedicated to kids

 

Humana Second Hand

 

Judits

 

Filippa K second-hand

 

Arkivet


I recycle - Repaired bicycles to buy

🌐 Online second-hand stores

💍 Clothes and jewellery rental

Something Borrowed - Clothes subscription

 

Routine - Subscription of designer clothes

 

Klädoteket - Clothes library = rental of single pieces of clothing.

 

Hyber - Rental of clothes for kids

 

Rent a plagg - Gear rental

 

Snowbox - Jewelry and accessories rental

🎿 Sharing of other things

Grann Saker - Borrowing tools 

Hygglo - Rental of various items

Time Village - Skill sharing

Freecycle - Thing sharing

Go more - car sharing

👟 Fair trade and eco clothing and shoes

📦 Furniture and decoration

Greenfc - Sustainable furniture manufacturer

 

Soeco - Upcycled office furniture

 

Recreate Design Company - Upcycling furniture

 

Rekomo - Second-hand design furniture for individuals and offices

📖 Books

Campus Bokhandeln - Buy and sell used books for schools and universities

 

Bokborsen - Used books, records and films

 

Also, yay for libraries! They are free and let you read as many books as you like: Stockholm Stadsbiblioteket and other local libraries in different municipalities

🌵 Plants

Join our plants swaps, check our upcoming events!

Facebook group for plant swapping in Stockholm