The Green Collect shop is part of the Purpose Precinct and is dedicated to circular economy products and products from social enterprises. Their range of upcycled and waste free living products include
- Beekeeper Parade bags crafted from scrap fabrics
- Colourful Pali baskets woven using recycled pallet straps
- Remanufactured clothing
- Green Collect’s custom notebooks lovingly upcycled from unwanted stationery including a Queen Victoria Market exclusive collection of notebooks using the market’s fruit and vegetable cardboard box waste
- Plus a range of other quirky upcycled finds.
For over two decades, Green Collect has been a leading circular economy practitioner in Victoria, creating excellent environmental outcomes by enabling reuse and recycling of office and home goods to minimise landfill. As a work integrated social enterprise, they create employment and training pathways for people who have experienced disadvantage and barriers to employment. So far, they’ve diverted over 10 million items from landfill and have employed over 50 people.
Green Collect is part of the growing Purpose Precinct hub located in F Shed, find out more via their website here.
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