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From Melbourne to Hong Kong, small grocers are going plastic-free

As major supermarkets around the world grapple with the implications of what a plastic-free transformation would actually entail, several smaller players are building their businesses to be sustainable from the ground up.  Most consumers are now comfortable with taking their own bags to the checkout, but are they prepared to take their own reusable containers to fill up on unpackaged essentials such as flour, nuts, shampoo, and oats? Some of the  larger chains are experimenting with th