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safe water bottles and reusable choices for you and your family

EcoEssentials was formerly an online store operated by the Biome Eco Store community where we have always been devoted to our customers and our planet.

Recently we decided to change this website into more of an online eco resource. We hope to educate our readers to help reduce their carbon footprint and become more energy efficient while showcasing some great products that will help you accomplish a more eco friendly lifestyle.

The Biome Eco Store community chooses products based on these criteria:

  • organic certification (no chemicals, no GM, no antibiotics, no hormones, no irradiation)
  • no toxic or harmful ingredients, only safe
  • fairtrade certification (better deal for third
  • world producers)
  • vegan, cruelty free production & ingredients
  • recycled and recyclable packaging
  • Australian made products are our priority

The brands EcoEssentials previously stocked are now available on our community websites.

Biome Eco Stores

Todae Lifestyle Stores

Natural Weddings
Everything Free


Eco-friendly gifts for Fathers Day

Posted by Shionagh Goold on 24 July 2013 | Comments

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Father's Day celebrates fatherhood while honouring the influence of a father's paternal bonds in society. Father's Day in Australia is Sunday, 1st of September 2013.  At Biome Eco Stores we are celebrating Father's Day by giving you a free Stanley 0.95L stainless steel water bottle when you spend $75 or more in the month of August 2013! Simply enter the code STANLEY-75 in the comment section at checkout to receive your free water bottle

Here is a small sample of the fabulous eco-freindly fathers day gifts you can find at www.biome.com.au 

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Natural hair colour tips

Posted on 25 June 2013 | Comments



When you are colouring your hair you don't need to compromise your health or harm the environment. Our herbal plant based hair colours say goodbye to harsh chemicals and hello to glossy, healthy hair. 

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How to pack a waste free lunchbox

Posted on 17 June 2013 | Comments

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Does your child's school have a waste free lunch program? A waste free lunch program educates students, parents and school staff about where our waste ends up and how they can reduce the amount of waste that is generated and sent to landfill. Avoiding waste is the first step in stopping the pollution by choosing products that have less packaging which results in less waste that your child needs to dispose of at school.

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Earthworms create the perfect worm habitat

Posted on 17 June 2013 | Comments


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Earthworms create the perfect habitat and are one of nature’s hardest working composters.  Earthworms spend their time eating decaying organic matter contained within soil, breaking it down and creating ‘castings’ which enrich the condition of the soil.  The presence of earthworms in a garden bed is the best indicator of healthy soil, as earthworms will only habitat where there is a variety of organic matter to eat.

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Food drying with an Excalibur dehydrator

Posted on 11 June 2013 | Comments


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Although it’s taken thousands of years, eating raw food is back on the menu thanks to modern appliances such as an Excalibur dehydrator that make it simple to whip up nutrient-dense raw meals at home. With the renewed interest in health foods and cultivating home veggie gardens, food drying using a dehydrator at home is becoming more and more popular, due to the fact that removing the moisture in food helps to preserve the enzymes and amino-acids that our bodies need to make protein. 

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