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Real Refills - Your eco-friendly filling station at Real Foods

Want to avoid landfill? Try refill!

Our new household cleaning product refill service, dubbed ‘Real Refills’, can be found at our Tollcross store.

It provides cleaning and household products all at competitive prices, in a range of sizes from 250ml to 1.5 litres, and includes products from these brands: Suma Alter/native, Bio-D, Ecoleaf and Faith In Nature.

Simply pop in with your own container to start saving money and reducing plastic and packaging consumption.

Our Tollcross store can be found on 8 Brougham Street and is open morning to evening, 7 days a week. For more detailed location details please see our Store Locator.

Real Refills products

Alter/Native by Suma

Suma's new cruelty-free body care is suitable for vegetarians and vegans and is registered with the Vegan Society. Suma have worked hard to try and use local suppliers for their own brand products and the Alter/Native range is a great example of that. All their Alter/Native body care soaps and liquid products are proudly made in Yorkshire.
  • Alter/Native Rose & Geranium Body Wash - Fully floral with a classic aroma to soothe, stabilise and indulge your senses. 
  • Alter/Native Tea Tree & Aloe Vera Shampoo - For normal/oily hair, this antiseptic tea tree shampoo combines nourishing aloe vera, and lemon & lime oil to leave hair feeling happy and healthy.


Bio D’s products are natural and plant-based. They are all 100% vegan, hypoallergenic and environmentally friendly. They are active members of Cruelty Free International and approved by the Vegan Society. Bio D are also registered with ISO14001 which means they are recognised for ‘putting environmental management at the heart of what we do to achieve sustainable success.’

  • Bio-D Concentrated Washing Up Liquid Fragrance-Free - This perfume-free biodegradable liquid cuts through grease and burnt-on stains effortlessly, and because it's concentrated, a little really does go a long way.
  • Bio-D Concentrated Laundry Liquid Fragrance-Free - Non-biological, concentrated, certified by Allergy UK. It can be used in automatics, twin-tubs and for washing delicate fabrics by hand.
  • Bio-D Fabric Concentrated Conditioner Fragrance-Free - Fragrance free, concentrated Fabric Conditioner protects fibres and leaves your laundry soft and static-free.
  • Bio-D Antibacterial Hand Wash Geranium - This gentle yet fast acting anti-bacterial hand wash kills 99.9% of harmful germs. It has been naturally derived from raw materials with no petrochemicals, phosphates, preservatives, enzymes or synthetic perfumes.
  • Bio-D Home & Garden Sanitiser - Can be used on patios, paths, decking, driveways, green houses, water butts, waste bins, sinks and drains, to clean, disinfect and neutralise odours.

Faith In Nature

Faith In Nature make award winning natural beauty products, they are an ethical, cruelty-free alternative. They use natural essential oils, which make their range smell delicious. They are registered with the Vegan Society and Cruelty Free International. Both of these shampoos are vegan and free from parabens and SLS.

  • Faith in Nature Coconut Shampoo - A luxurious shampoo using organic Coconut Oil to give a tropical aroma.
  • Faith in Nature Coconut Conditioner - Made using Organic Coconut Oil, packed with aromas to enliven your senses and soothe, this conditioner is a tropical holiday for your hair.
  • Faith in Nature Jojoba Shampoo - Natural vitamin E is provided by the wild harvested seaweed and combined with jojoba to give a bright, citrussy aroma.
  • Faith In Nature Grapefruit & Orange Body Wash - This body wash combines grapefruit and organic orange essential oils, known for their cleansing qualities and energising fragrances.


The Ecoleaf range of cleaning products is derived from plant extracts and is based on biodegradable, sustainable and non-hazardous ingredients. Products contain nothing of animal origin and are all registered with the Vegan Society. Made by Suma; an ethical workers cooperative based in Yorkshire, this range is produced in the UK.

  • Ecoleaf Washing Up Liquid - Effective yet gentle, Ecoleaf washing up liquid is produced from sustainably sourced plant materials and is fully biodegradable.
  • Ecoleaf Laundry Liquid - Non biological laundry liquid is produced from plant materials from sustainable sources and is fully biodegradable - suitable for septic tanks.
  • Ecoleaf Fabric Conditioner - An Ethical Consumer Best Buy product, guaranteed non-toxic and totally chemical free, keeping your clothes beautifully and naturally soft, and your conscience squeaky clean!
  • Ecoleaf Hand Soap Grapefruit Twist - This liquid hand soap has a refreshing natural grapefruit scent. It's effective yet gentle; a great choice for the environment, and for delicate skin too.
  • Ecoleaf Multi Surface Cleaner - Effective, natural cleaning, simply spray, leave for a few minutes and wipe clean, leaving your surfaces sparkling without any toxic residues.

Price list 

Product 250ml 400ml 500ml 750ml 1000ml 1500ml
Alter/Native Rose & Geranium Body Wash Vegan £2.21 £3.54 £4.43 £6.64 £8.85 £13.28
Alter/Native Tea Tree & Aloe Vera Shampoo Vegan £2.21 £3.54 £4.43 £6.64 £8.85 £13.28
Ecoleaf Washing Up Liquid £0.44 £0.71 £0.90 £1.35 £1.80 £2.71
Ecoleaf Laundry Liquid £0.84 £1.35 £1.69 £2.53 £3.38 £5.08
Ecoleaf Fabric Conditioner £0.46 £0.74 £0.92 £1.39 £1.85 £2.78
Ecoleaf Hand Soap Grapefruit Twist £1.09 £1.75 £2.20 £3.30 £4.40 £6.61
Ecoleaf Multisurface Cleaner £0.63 £1.00 £1.25 £1.88 £2.50 £3.75
Bio-D Washing-up Liquid Concentrated Fragrance-free £0.56 £0.89 £1.12 £1.69 £2.25 £3.38
Bio-D Non-bio Laundry Liquid Concentrated Fragrance-free £1.20 £1.93 £2.42 £3.63 £4.84 £7.27
Bio-D Fabric Conditioner Concentrated Fragrance-free £0.53 £0.84 £1.06 £1.59 £2.13 £3.20
Bio-D Antibacterial Handwash Geranium £1.24 £1.98 £2.49 £3.73 £4.98 £7.48
Bio-D Home & Garden Sanitiser £0.74 £1.19 £1.49 £2.23 £2.98 £4.48
Faith in Nature Coconut Shampoo £3.20 £5.12 £6.37 £9.51 £12.74 £19.11
Faith in Nature Coconut Conditioner £3.20 £5.12 £6.37 £9.51 £12.74 £19.11
Faith in Nature Jojoba Shampoo £3.05 £4.88 £6.04 £9.06 £12.08 £18.03
Faith In Nature Grapefruit & Orange Body Wash Vegan £2.62 £4.19 £5.24 £7.85 £10.47 £15.71

Pricing as of 01.09.20