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How to tackle the 3 hardest zero waste zones

How to tackle the three hardest zero waste zones

A while into my zero waste explorations I had the bright idea of creating a system of looking at zero waste that I wish I’d had when I started exploring: the 12 zones of zero waste. As I...

I’ve been wearing the same thing for a week

I've been wearing the same thing for a week straight. It's awesome - Green Indy Blog

2007 was the year I began moving my life every nine months. I moved to a college 1,000 miles from home and switched dorm rooms yearly. I graduated college and moved almost exactly 5,000 miles away to...

A comprehensive guide to composting at home

Creating a zero waste house: easy composting - Green Indy Blog

Composting at home seems so difficult and it’s not a big deal to send organic matter to the landfill. It’ll just decompose, right? WRONG! Sending organic matter to the landfill almost...

Explore the 12 zones of zero waste living

I thought I know what I was doing when I decided I’m never making trash again! at the very start of my zero waste journey in 2015. Uh… that’s not how it works. I went all in...

Polly Barks Green Indy

Welcome to Green Indy! I’m Polly, and I’m here to show you that zero waste can be more accessible than you think. Ready to get started? Head this way.