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Zero Waste - An Environmentally Friendly Lifestyle

This is a list of several ways you can reduce your carbon footprint by reducing your plastic use and going zero waste! You don't have to do everything on this list (I'm still working on that myself), but every little bit helps! :)
Published Dec 1 2019
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from myplasticfreelife.com · made by celine
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Bring Your Own Shopping Bag
Bring Your Own Shopping Bag
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Give Up Plastic Water Bottles
Give Up Plastic Water Bottles
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Bring Your Own Containers to Restaurants
Bring Your Own Containers to Restaurants
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Use a Stainless Steel Coffee Cup
Use a Stainless Steel Coffee Cup
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Reusable Straws or Just Quit Using Straws
Reusable Straws or Just Quit Using Straws
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Bring Your Own Utensils
Bring Your Own Utensils
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Request No Plastic Table in Pizza Box
Request No Plastic Table in Pizza Box
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Ice Cream in a Cone, Not a Cup
Ice Cream in a Cone, Not a Cup
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Freshly Squeezed Juice, or Bought in Glass Containers
Freshly Squeezed Juice, or Bought in Glass Containers
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Freeze Food Yourself Instead of Buying From the Freezer Aisle
Freeze Food Yourself Instead of Buying From the Freezer Aisle
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Bring Reusable Produce Bags
Bring Reusable Produce Bags
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Shop at the Farmer's Market
Shop at the Farmer's Market
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Return Containers to the Farmer's Market to Be Reused
Return Containers to the Farmer's Market to Be Reused
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Bring a Container for Meat and Prepared Foods
Bring a Container for Meat and Prepared Foods
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Fresh Bakery Bread Instead of Plastic Packed Supermarket Bread
Fresh Bakery Bread Instead of Plastic Packed Supermarket Bread
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Glass Bottle Milk Instead of Tetra Pak
Glass Bottle Milk Instead of Tetra Pak
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Make Your Own Plant Milk
Make Your Own Plant Milk
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Buy Unwrapped Wheels of Cheese
Buy Unwrapped Wheels of Cheese
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Buy Wine in Glass Bottles With Cork Stoppers
Buy Wine in Glass Bottles With Cork Stoppers
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Buy in Bulk
Buy in Bulk
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Choose Mints or Plastic-Free Gum
Choose Mints or Plastic-Free Gum
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Clean With Vinegar and Water, Not Chemicals
Clean With Vinegar and Water, Not Chemicals
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Discover the Many Uses of Baking Soda
Discover the Many Uses of Baking Soda
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DIY Detergent Using Soapnuts
DIY Detergent Using Soapnuts
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Wash Dishes With a Copper Scrubber Instead of Plastic Sponges
Wash Dishes With a Copper Scrubber Instead of Plastic Sponges
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Use Reusable Swiffer Mop Pads (If You Have One)
Use Reusable Swiffer Mop Pads (If You Have One)
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Use Natural Rubber Gloves
Use Natural Rubber Gloves
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Avoid Microplastics
Avoid Microplastics
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Bar Soap Instead of Liquid Soap
Bar Soap Instead of Liquid Soap
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Wash Hair With Shampoo Bars or No-Poo Method
Wash Hair With Shampoo Bars or No-Poo Method
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Hair Products in Glass or Metal Packaging
Hair Products in Glass or Metal Packaging
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Dye Hair With Henna
Dye Hair With Henna
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Plastic Free Deodorant
Plastic Free Deodorant
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DIY Lotion
DIY Lotion
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Plastic Free Lip Balm
Plastic Free Lip Balm
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Coconut Oil as Shaving Cream
Coconut Oil as Shaving Cream
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Shave With a Safety Razor (Be Careful!)
Shave With a Safety Razor (Be Careful!)
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Use a Bamboo Toothbrush
Use a Bamboo Toothbrush
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DIY Toothpaste or Toothpowder
DIY Toothpaste or Toothpowder
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Biodegradable Dental Floss
Biodegradable Dental Floss
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