Zero Waste Living

Zero Waste Alternatives to Ziploc Bags

Zero Waste Alternatives to Ziploc Bags (10 Eco Friendly Options)

I love using Ziploc bags to organize soggy sandwiches, dried-out cheese, and messy leftovers for easy storage. Other people will microwave food with these flexible bags.  The biggest problem with Ziploc bags is that they’re single-use plastic, which can pose risk to the planet. Could you be freaking out about the environment? Probably, you want…

zero Bulk Store

How To Zero Waste Without A Bulk Store ( 6 Expert Food Storage Tips)

We all know that plastic waste has a massive impact on the environment. The plastic waste we throw out is choking creatures in the ocean and clogging up the incinerators in landfills. But, it doesn’t have to be this way. Through conscious consumption, we can all do our part to minimize our impact on the…

Zero Waste Expensive?

Is Going Zero Waste Expensive? ( The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide)

You would think that 60 years of recycling would have taught us the need for going zero waste.  For all the applause that community recycling has received, it is far from its intended mark.  The volume of municipal waste has proven to be rising faster than the rate of recycling participation.  Talking the talk and…

Zero Waste Apps

Zero Waste Apps: (10 Helpful Apps to Streamline Your Life)

Did you know there are Apps for a zero-waste lifestyle? Nearly everyone owns a smartphone, and there are plenty of apps that can help you live a more sustainable life.  From helping you get rid of plastic products and junk mail to reducing food waste and tackling your carbon footprint, there’s an app for everything…

How To Go Zero Waste With A Dog

How To Go Zero Waste With A Dog ( Detailed Action Plan Included)

How to go zero waste with a dog is probably something you’ve spent a good few hours considering if you’re planet-conscious and you also have a four-legged friend.  Dogs (and most other pets) generate a lot of waste, and it can be tricky to stomach that if you’re an animal lover who wants the best…

How To Zero Waste With A Bab

How To Zero Waste With A Baby ( Sustainable Product Suggestions Included)

Many of us are looking to turn toward zero-waste lifestyles and cut back on our impact on the planet.  whether that’s for the sake of the animals, the sake of ourselves, or the sake of future generations – or all of those things! There’s growing awareness of the environmental problems we face, and if you’ve…

Zero Waste Good For The Environment

Is Zero Waste Good For The Environment

Zero Waste is a strategy that began in 2002, with foundations as far back as 1996, by doctors, scientists, and policy experts.  They created this in an attempt to help deal with waste management problems and reduce carbon footprints. Adverse impacts to the environment created by trash is astounding, contributing to dangerous CO2 emissions and…

Pros And Cons Of Zero-Waste

What Are The Pros And Cons Of Zero-Waste

I remember when I first learned about the zero-waste lifestyle.  I was pretty excited about how it can help make the world a better place by reducing the number of gathered waste.  Fast forward to my in-depth research on the topic; I found out that there are some disadvantages to practicing this lifestyle habit even…

Zero-Waste Vs. Minimalism

Zero-Waste Vs. Minimalism (What Are The Differences)

I understand what you might be thinking; the confusion between both terminologies is on the high side.  Generally, you can use both words interchangeably, but they are two different concepts. For instance, minimalism is more like a broader concept guiding a lifestyle.  In contrast, I will classify zero-waste as a target or an end-state type…

Does Zero Waste Make a Difference?

Does Zero Waste Make a Difference? Things You Need to Know

The “zero waste” lifestyle is becoming more popular all the time, but what exactly do people mean when they say “zero waste”?  Is it really possible to waste nothing? While it can sound like something out of a science fiction novel, the truth is that the zero-waste lifestyle is catching on, is easier than you think,…