Spoiler alert - I don’t live perfectly zero waste. And the ‘zero’ in zero waste is an ambitious goal, not a reality. I have a few wasteful non-negotiables that I’m simply not willing to give up! I break em down in this post, along with a few facts about recyclables along the way.
It’s that time of year; where many Canadians flee our frigid country in search of a place where the air doesn’t hurt your lungs. But travel can be so wasteful! I’m walking through six zero waste swaps (collectively weighing 1 lb) that you can carry on the plane, and divert tons of mini plastic bottles from waste streams. Easy peasy. Five minute read ahead.
Starting is hard. In anything. Starting a new job, starting a new hobby, it’s all a challenge. And starting your low waste lifestyle is no different! To help you along your way, I dive into the first step (that everyone misses) to make low waste living easy and impactful.