zero waste

A sample zero waste budget meal plan

Before we get to the zero waste budget meal plan, a few notes: Zero waste, like all good things, has been hijacked by capitalism. It’s been co-opted into a movement which focuses on aesthetic results rather than being an accessible eco-lifestyle. I see this especially in food – where 100% Read more…

By Polly, ago
zero waste

What do you think about plastic attacks?

Let’s get it out of the way so I don’t leave you hanging: I thinkĀ plastic attacksĀ do more harm than good for the zero waste movement. Making trash and over-consumption is a good thing, but these events tend to put the burden on individuals rather than corporations, whether that’s the intention Read more…

By Polly, ago
zero waste

10 simple zero waste kitchen swaps

Zero waste kitchen swaps: so necessary. Because is it just me or is the kitchen the biggest waste-generator of all, no matter how low waste you get? From food waste to packaging to water waste, the kitchen is a minefield of potential excess. Particularly for someone like me who spends Read more…

By Polly, ago