Zero Waste Living for Beginners
Make the switch to reusable alternatives and easily lower your plastic footprint. This quick guide will help you discover simple swaps that have a big impact.
Start with the essentials.
It's not hard to make a big impact! By switching to reusable straws, grocery bags, and produce bags, you'll eliminate the majority of your plastic waste. It's that simple.
Estimated Impact: Reduce waste by 585 plastic straws and 700 plastic bags per year
Carry a reusable water bottle.
Humans now consume more than 1 million plastic bottles per minute. By switching to a reusable bottle, you can make a noticeable dent in your plastic footprint.
Estimated Impact: Reduce waste by 150 plastic bottles per year
Rethink the bathroom.
The bathroom might be the biggest sources of waste in your home. Things like shampoo bottles, plastic razors, and toothbrushes can add up quickly. Switch to reusable or biodegradable alternatives for everyday items.
How about food packaging?
Plastic bags, aluminum foil, and single-use utensils? They all have a bigger impact than you might think - and they're all easy to eliminate!
Don't Forget Everything Else
These simple steps will limit your waste in a big way. But eliminating packaging waste is just one step on the journey to a sustainable lifestyle.
You can also help the planet by making sure that everything you purchase is manufactured sustainably.
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